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Dr. Wesley Hicks, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
3.8 (45)
Map Pin Small Buffalo, NY
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Wesley Hicks, MD

Dr. Wesley Hicks, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Buffalo, NY. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They graduated from University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and is affiliated with Samaritan Medical Center and Sisters of Charity Hospital. Dr. Hicks, completed a residency at Cornell Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Hicks an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Hicks works at Practice in Buffalo, NY. 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. Hicks' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
    665 ELM ST, Buffalo, NY 14203 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 845-2300

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Samaritan Medical Center
  • Sisters of Charity Hospital

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Oral Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Salivary Gland Cancer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Hyperparathyroidism
Laryngeal Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Thyroid Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Parathyroidectomy
Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Anosmia
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Bell's Palsy
Black Hairy Tongue
Bone Cancer
Burn Injuries
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Cough
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Dentofacial Anomalies
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) Cancer
Facial Nerve Disorder
Geographic Tongue
Gum Cancer
Laryngitis
Larynx Cancer
Leukoplakia
Lip Cancer
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Otitis Externa
Mouth Cancer
Nasal Polyp
Nose Cancer
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
Osteosarcoma
Pharyngitis
Salivary Gland Cyst
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sinusitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Skin Cancer
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Throat Pain
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Tonsillitis
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Wheezing
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Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Facial Bone
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
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
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lip, Excision or Resection
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Skin Grafts
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tonsillectomy
Uvulectomy
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    3.8
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    Based on 45 ratings
    Patient Ratings (45)
    5 Star
    (30)
    4 Star
    (1)
    3 Star
    (2)
    2 Star
    (1)
    1 Star
    (11)
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    About Dr. Wesley Hicks, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1861498750
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Stanford University Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Cornell Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Wesley Hicks, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hicks is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hicks has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    45 patients have reviewed Dr. Hicks. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hicks.

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