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Dr. Sandra Ettema, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.6 (11)
Map Pin Small Springfield, IL
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Sandra Ettema, MD

Dr. Sandra Ettema, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Springfield, IL. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, HSHS St. John's Hospital, Carlinville Area Hospital and Springfield Memorial Hospital. Dr. Ettema, completed a residency at Medical College of Wisconsin. Patients rated Dr. Ettema an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Ettema works at Practice in Springfield, IL with other offices in Mattoon, IL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Ettema's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Siu Physicians & Surgeons Inc
    720 N Bond St, Springfield, IL 62702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (217) 545-8000
  2. 2
    Office
    1000 Health Center Dr Ste 401, Mattoon, IL 61938 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (217) 258-2409
  3. 3
    Central Illinois Hematology Oncology Center PC
    747 N Rutledge St, Springfield, IL 62702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (217) 545-8000
  4. 4
    St Johns Hospital Laboratory
    800 E Carpenter St, Springfield, IL 62702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (217) 544-6464

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital
  • HSHS St. John's Hospital
  • Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Springfield Memorial Hospital

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Audiometry
Balloon Sinuplasty
Carotid Ultrasound
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Desensitization
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Ear Tube Placement
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
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Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Oral Cancer Screening
Rhinoseptoplasty
Sleep Study
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Scan
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tonsillectomy
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    About Dr. Sandra Ettema, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1760577902
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Southern Illinois University
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Residency
    Internship
    • Medical College Wisconsin
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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