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Dr. Heman-Ackah is an awesome doctor. She's very kind, thoughtful, and an extremely talented surgeon.
I am a lyric soprano who started seeing Dr. Heman-Ackah about 10 years ago when I was noted to have nodules on my thyroid gland that were concerning for cancer. Dr. Heman-Ackah took my thyroid gland out, and I was noted to have a papillary thyroid cancer. Everyone says that thyroid surgery can ruin your voice, but Dr. Heman-Ackah is a true surgical expert. I was back singing at the Met 6 weeks after surgery and have been performing opera after opera since then. I am so thankful that I found her and recommend her to all of my friends. The office staff she has now is phenomenal and always responsive to all of my questions and needs. Whenever I need to get in to see Dr. Heman-Ackah, they get me in right away. I can't say enough good things about Dr. Heman-Ackah and her staff.
I have been seeing Dr. Heman-Ackah for 12 years. I had cancer in my throat and had to have my voice box removed. She did my surgery and I am still cancer free. She's a great surgeon, very knowledgeable and very kind. I thank God that I found her when I did. I highly recommend her to anyone with throat cancer or other ENT problems.
I have been seeing Dr. Heman-Ackah for 5 years. I first came to her when I was having problems breathing. She took me into her office right away, saw scarring in my airway that was limiting my breathing, and took me immediately to the operating room. She had to cancel the rest of her patients that day to do surgery on me to help me breathe. It is 5 years later now, and I am still breathing well. Anytime I have needed to be seen, her office staff has been very helpful in getting me in right away.
Dr. Heman-Ackah showed little compassion for a senior patient who was a recovering cancer patient and was apparently experiencing breathing problems i ...
I have been seeing Dr. Heman-Ackah since 2003. I am a classical singer and I have a weak vocal cord from a cold virus. It made my voice breathy. She put an implant in to move my vocal cord over. I have been performing nonstop since. She's a great surgeon and a thoughtful and compassionate doctor. I recommend her to all of my friends.
I developed hoarseness while rehearsing for the opening of an opera. I am a coloratura soprano and needed to be onstage. Dr. Heman-Ackah diagnosed me with allergies, gave me medicine for it, and got me back onstage for opening night. I am so glad my stage manager suggested that I see her.
I had really intense burning in my throat. My doctor recommended that I see Dr. Heman-Ackah. She diagnosed with me with reflux laryngitis that had caused an ulcer on my vocal cords. Once I began taking the medication she prescribed, the burning went away. I don't know what I would have done without her. I recommend her to all of my friends now.
Dr. Heman-Ackah is a top notch doctor in every sense of the phrase. She's thorough and takes time to understand and diagnose your problem. She explains everything to you in detail and gives you a written summary to go home, which I find helpful because I often forget some things. She is definitely worth going to see for ENT problems.
Dr. Heman-Ackah is a very kind and compassionate doctor. I went to see her after having been misdiagnosed by other ENT's. She listened to me and made sure she understood exactly what my problems were. In the end, she treated my throat problems and they improved. I was recommended to her by a friend and am happy that I saw her. I would recommend her highly to everyone.
Dr. Heman-Ackah has been taking care of me for 4 years now. I started seeing her for my voice, but come in to see her for all of my ear, nose, and throat problems. She is the most thorough doctor I have ever had, and better than any of the other ENT's on the Main Line.
I was referred to Dr. Heman-Ackah by a friend who had sinus surgery with her. I have been having a lot of problems with my sinuses, which has been affecting my voice for a while. She was able to diagnose the sinus issue, treat it, and get me back to feeling more like a normal person. It has been 2 years now since my last infection.
I went to see Dr. Heman-Ackah when I lost my voice suddenly while singing on stage. A fellow vocalist had had a similar problem in the past and highly recommended that I see her. She was very kind, very patient, and very thorough. She explained my problem to me in detail and helped me to recover so that I was back on stage singing in no time. I am very happy that I saw her and also recommend her highly.
Dr. Heman-Ackah is the kindest, gentlest doctor I have ever had. I've been suffering with voice problems for a while. I saw several other ENT's who could not get my voice back. She took the time to listen to me, understand my problem, and accurately diagnose my issue. I'm so happy I saw her. My voice is back, and I'd recommend her highly to anyone with voice problems.
She spent more time with me than any previous ENT Doc and she was more thorough.
Dr. Heman-Ackah is the absolute best. She is very knowledgable and kind. She seeks the best treatment and care for her patients.
Dr. Heman-Ackah is a kind and caring doctor who helped me with my sinus and throat problems when the other ENT's could not figure out what was wrong. I am so happy I came to see her.
After seeing many ENT's Dr. Heman-Ackah was brilliant enough to correctly diagnose my symptoms! Forever grateful. Respect her deeply.
I'm happy I went to see her. She has really helped my singing voice and gotten me back to performing. Before I saw her, I thought my singing career was over. I would recommend her to all singers who are having problems with their voices. She is the best of the best!
I've been having problems with my singing voice for a while. I have seen several ENT's and none have been able to help me. Another singer that I know recommended that I see Dr. Heman-Ackah, and I did. She was able to tell me exactly what is wrong and recommended a voice therapist who is helping me improve my singing voice. I am back to performing and am no longer having any of the issues that I had before. I am so happy I came to see her and strongly recommend her to anyone who is having problems with their voice.
I've been having problems with my voice for a long time. My singing teacher recommended that I see her. I am glad I did. She has helped me a lot, my voice is back, and I'm singing again.
She is very knowledgeable about the singing voice. She helped me back to recovery and back to performing a full-time show schedule.
I really like going to see Dr. Heman-Ackah. She is very thorough and listens to me. I leave feeling like all of my problems have been addressed.
Dr. Heman-Ackah is an excellent doctor. She has a new style of seeing patients in her new office that allows her to focus on you as a patient without the distractions that were present in her old practice downtown. She is attentive and caring and very accurate with her diagnosis and treatment.
The voice staff for Dr Sataloff seems more driven by the need to impress the doctors then the actual care of the patient. Apparently they come from all over the country for a chance to work with these doctors. It must look good on their resume. Their approach to the patients are rather condescending.
Dr. Heman-Ackah spends a lot of time going over your problems in detail with you so that she can come up with an accurate diagnosis. After having seen multiple doctors for the same problem, she was the only one who solved it. The wait time is because she spends so much time with patients. She is definitely worth the trip!
Dr. Heman-Ackah came in very highly recommended, however my visit proved otherwise. I will never recommend her services.