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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(18)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Hwang, Otolaryngologist, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Hwang has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
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Promptness 3.5
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Courteous Staff 4.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
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Bedside Manner 4.4
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Spends Time with Me 4.2
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Follows Up After Visit 4.2
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Hwang, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nose Job (Rhinoplasty)
  • Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures (ENT)
  • Sino-Nasal Disorders
  • Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Hwang graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Endoscopy
Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures
Paranasal Sinus Diseases
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Hwang has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
  • Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital @ Stanford 
  • Stanford Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Peter Hwang MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology.
Where does Dr. Peter Hwang practice?
Dr. Peter Hwang has 2 office locations.
Dr. Peter Hwang practices Otolaryngology near Palo Alto, CA.
See Palo Alto Otolaryngologists.