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About Dr. Dozier R Hood
Dr. Dozier R Hood, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fayetteville, GA. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Sleep Medicine and Otolaryngology. Dr. Hood is affiliated with Piedmont Fayette Hospital, Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital and Southern Regional Medical Center. Dr. Hood has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Dozier R Hood has the following 2 specialties
- Sleep Medicine
A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.
An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.
- Facial Trauma
- Deviated Septum
- Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
- Swallowing Disorders
- Chronic Sinusitis
- Smell Disorders
- Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
- Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
- Hearing Loss
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On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016, 2014)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2015, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2014)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Dr. Hood is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
27 Years Experience
Emory University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1991
Georgetown University Medical Center
Dr. Dozier R Hood accepts the following insurance providers.
- BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
- BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
- BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
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Locations & DirectionsEnt Of Georgia And Atlanta Snoring Institute, 1260 Highway 54 W Ste 202, Fayetteville, GA
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