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Dr. Richard Depersio, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
3.2 (23)
Map Pin Small Powell, TN
Accepting new patients
50 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Depersio, MD

Dr. Richard Depersio, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Powell, TN. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 50 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They graduated from University of Tennessee College of Medicine and is affiliated with Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center and University of Tennessee Medical Center. Dr. Depersio, completed a residency at University Tenn. Patients rated Dr. Depersio an average 3.2 star rating.

Dr. Depersio works at Practice in Powell, TN with other offices in Knoxville, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Broken Nose, Facial Fracture and Chronic Rhinitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Depersio's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Greater Knoxville Ear Nose and Throat Associates PC
    7557 Dannaher Dr Ste 210, Powell, TN 37849 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 521-8050
  2. 2
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    7680 Dannaher Dr, Powell, TN 37849 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 521-8050
  3. 3
    Trinity Medical Associates PC
    220 Fort Sanders West Blvd Ste 101, Knoxville, TN 37922 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 521-8050
  4. 4
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    1932 Alcoa Hwy Ste 160, Knoxville, TN 37920 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 521-8050

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center

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Broken Nose
Facial Fracture
Chronic Rhinitis
Enlarged Turbinates
TMJ
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Vertigo
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Chronic Tonsillitis
Deviated Septum
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Rhinoseptoplasty
Acute Tonsillitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Pharyngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Laryngitis
Loss of Smell and Taste
Meniere's Disease
Nasal Polyp
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Perforated Eardrum
Pharyngitis
Pharyngolaryngitis
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Sudden Idiopathic Hearing Loss
Tinnitus
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Tongue Cancer
Tonsillitis
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Wheezing
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Adenoidectomy
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Desensitization
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Acoustic Nerve Disorder
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Anosmia
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Bell's Palsy
Bone Cancer
Candidal Otitis Externa
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenotonsillitis
Chronic Laryngotracheitis
Cleft Palate
Common Cold
Cough
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Deafness
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Ear Ache
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Ear Cancer
Ear Cellulitis
ENT Cancer
Facial Nerve Disorder
Geographic Tongue
Hearing Loss Due to Noise
Hyperacusis
Labyrinthine Dysfunction
Labyrinthitis
Laryngeal Cancer
Leukoplakia
Lip Cancer
Loss of Taste
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Otitis Externa
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Mixed Hearing Loss
Myringitis
Nose Cancer
Oral or Facial Cleft
Orbital Fracture
Otosclerosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngeal Candidiasis
Postnasal Drip
Salivary Gland Cyst
Sjögren's Syndrome
Suppurative Otitis Media
Swimmer's Ear
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Pain
Thrush
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Thyroid Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vocal Cord Polyp
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Audiometry
Carotid Ultrasound
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Cochlear Implant Insertion
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Facial Bone
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Glossectomy
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Oral Cancer Screening
Parathyroidectomy
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Puncture Aspiration
Radiofrequency Ablation Turbinate
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Scan
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tonsillectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    3.2
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    Based on 23 ratings
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    1 Star
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 50 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1457435794
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University Tenn
    Residency
    Internship
    • Memphis City Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Tennessee College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Depersio has seen patients for Broken Nose, Facial Fracture and Chronic Rhinitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Depersio on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    23 patients have reviewed Dr. Depersio. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Depersio.

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