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About Dr. Howard M Hammer

Dr. Howard M Hammer, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Langhorne, PA. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck and Plastic Surgery. Dr. Hammer is affiliated with Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital and St Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus. Dr. Hammer has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

39 Ratings with 17 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard M Hammer is Great. Dr. Howard M Hammer has been rated by 39 patients. From those 39 patients 17 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Howard M Hammer is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Bucks ENT Associates

3 Cornerstone Dr Ste 703
Langhorne, PA 19047
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Specialties

Dr. Howard M Hammer has the following 2 specialties

  • Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck
  • Plastic Surgery

    A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
    Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
    The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Howard M Hammer has the following 1 expertise

  • Head and Neck Cancer

Dr. Howard M Hammer has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Excellent Ear Doctor

I had a really bad infection and had decreased hearing in my ear. Dr. Hammer put a tube in my ear in the office and my hearing returned instantly. I am greatful.

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Horrible doctor

Hammer is so bad I had to file a complaint about him. He is a total creep. I caught him staring at my chest during mutilple appointments and then staring at me and checking me out separately. What a disgusting low life he is. What if I had to get surgery and had to be put under anesthesia? Should I have been worried he would have looked at my chest when I was unconscious? Yeah, that’s why I filed a complaint. I hate this guy and do not trust him. He has no idea what he is doing medically and my ears are still hurting because he did not know how to treat them. He is so poorly educated and unskilled it is a joke. He did not even go to a good medical school and I would never trust him to do any surgery or work on me. Who hired this guy? He once snapped at me and went off on me during an appt. I went home crying and extremely upset. He is nasty and condescending and has treated me unkindly many times. He speaks horribly to patients and is so miserable to deal with. I had to end treatment with him and the office not because I was feeling better but because I could not stand to be around him anymore and he was doing nothing but wasting my time and money. He was supposed to prescribe me a medicine and never did. He was supposed to give me a hearing test and never did. He thought he had prescribed me a medicine and I was taking it and in reality he never prescribed anything. He just casually said stuff about getting more additional surgeries and then never mentioned them again or follows up. He is incompetent, a mess and a joke. He would often make comments about beating me up during appointments. He would treat my pain as a joke when in reality it was very serious. He is super two faced and manipulative as well. He acts differently in front of different people and with different patients. He acted differently when interns were in the room with him. He seemed more concerned with trying to “impress” them too, When the focus should be on ME. I literally could hear other patient appointments through the walls while i sat and waited in the exam room for him and he treated me so much more unkindly then other patients when he would come in. I have no idea why. I have been described as quite lovely by many other doctors so obviously the issue is not mine. When I started to figure him out and realized his true horrible colors, that I when I ended treatment for good. He is so shady. The office staff is horribly nasty and unprofessional as well. I had to file a separate complaint about Bucks ent as well. Avoid him and all the doctors at Bucks ent.

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Five Stars

I have seen Dr. Hammer for a number of years. I trust him so much that I brought my children to him. My daughter recently had a tonsillectomy. The surgical center was beautiful and state of the art. Everything went great. I highly recommend him.

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This is a honest doctor

Dr. Hammer was not trying to get another surgery, he was not trying to give me allergies, he didn't do any unnecessary test. He cleaned my nose and did it well...I recommend him...I have went to three other ENT doctors and this is the best one....I wholehearted recommend Dr. Hammer to anyone who needs a ENT doctor....The staff is very nice also

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Five Stars

I had sinus surgery about a month ago. I have not felt this good in years.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2014, 2015)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015)

    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

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2014, 2015)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Hammer is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Howard M Hammer accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry DE PPO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER2
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Bucks ENT Associates, 3 Cornerstone Dr Ste 703, Langhorne, PA

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