Ronald E. Schwartz, M.D. Kadlec Employed Provider

Otolaryngologist
Languages: English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Schwartz has been an otolaryngologist practicing in Richland since 1997. His goal is to develop collaborative and supportive relationships with each of his patients. As an advocate for larger service, Dr. Schwartz volunteers with the Central Washington Cleft Palate Team and serves on the advisory board for the Columbia Basin College Surgical Technologist Program. Dr. Schwartz has had a lifelong interested in medicine and medical science. Prior to his career as a physician, he was a technician in the Laboratory of Molecular Pharmacology at the National Cancer Institute and had numerous publications on which he is an author. Dr. Schwartz graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor's of Science Degree. He then attended Georgetown University where he received a Master's Degree in Physiology and his Medical Degree. Dr. Schwartz was on active duty in the US Army from 1988 - 1997 and completed his internship and residency at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA. He was the Post Surgeon at the Yakima Firing Center and was a staff otolaryngologist at Ft. Bragg, NC before leaving the military.
Education
Institution
Type
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
Madigan Army Medical Center
Residency
American College Of Otolaryngology Head And Neck Surgery
Fellowship
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology
Clinical Interests
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cyst Removal
  • Enlarged Adenoids
  • Epistaxis
  • Impacted Cerumen
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Otitis
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Snoring
  • Thyroid Disorder
  • Tonsillectomy
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.6 out of 5 (95 Ratings, 29 Comments)


100

07/30/2019
Dr. Schwartz and his team are wonderful care professionals.
100

07/23/2019
Dr Schwartz was going to recommend to my primary doctor that I be taken off my blood pressure medication because one of its side effects could be causing my constant coughing
100

07/23/2019
He is a great doctor. He help me with my tongue cancer, my nephew throat cancer and my great niece tonsil
100

07/22/2019
dr Schwartz is the best doctor and nicest person, thank you very much
100

07/09/2019
Dr. Schwartz has been very helpful. He got me off antihistamines. I didn't know how troublesome they are. Now I have a sense of smell again and clear sinuses.
80

06/02/2019
I was given care, tests and referrals in a timely manner
90

05/19/2019
Always good experience
100

05/12/2019
The nurse and doctor were very attentive [...].
100

05/01/2019
Always the best !!!!
100

04/30/2019
[...] He is the first provider to actually listen and address my concerns and not sit behind a computer screen to talk to me. Highly Recommended!!
90

04/23/2019
Dr. Schwartz is wonderful and engaging with my son, and he is also respectful and thoughtful with me.
10

04/18/2019
[...] he is asleep at the wheel. He does not listen and does not seem to care. I will get a different ENT.
90

04/18/2019
Nothing was done to help with my problem loss of balance - pressure in my head.
100

04/17/2019
I have been very happy with the care I have received from Dr. Schwartz. He was helpful & went the extra step of calling me at home personally to clarify & make sure I had the info I needed. I would most definitely recommend him to anyone with a condition similar to mine.
100

04/13/2019
This provider was so caring and compassionate. He cared so much about my condition and did research on what was causing the problem,. He was an excelent provider as well as a person and gave me the best care possible.
100

04/02/2019
Dr. Schwartz is always attentive and listens to my questions and/or comments regarding my health, taking my concerns seriously and replying appropriately. I feel safe and well cared for under his care.
100

03/13/2019
Visit was for follow-up from [...] sinus surgery. Provider gave a good report on progress made, and was happy with the results as was I.
100

03/10/2019
great Doctor
100

03/05/2019
Great teams in office and surgical center.
100

03/04/2019
my experiences with Dr Schwartz has always been benificiel.
50

03/03/2019
I went to get a biopsy that was recommended by another provider and he undermined her recommendation and gave me a salve that I have already had and was very dismissive. I have been battling the problem for 11 years and would like some honest help with getting the problem under control!
100

02/26/2019
Dr Schwartz is wonderful!!
90

02/18/2019
I felt well taken care of.
100

02/17/2019
doctor Schwartz is the best doctor i have in 20 years living in USA. Definitely, he's the best.
100

02/12/2019
Dr Swartz took care of me when I had cancer on the base of my tongue and continues to check me annually. he is the best!!
60

01/02/2019
I need to go in every 5-6 months for ear cleaning. This dr. is kind of rough on the ear drum - causing pain.
100

12/19/2018
Everybody who I came in contact with did a great job.
100

11/27/2018
Dr. Schwartz was very nice. Shook my hand, and explained to me all about me upcoming surgery.
100

10/17/2018
Dr. Schwartz is one of the best doctors I have ever seen. He is extremely knowledgeable and insightful, and truly care about his patients. He takes the time to listen and understand the issues as well as to explain his thoughts and recommendations. I feel very lucky to be his patient.
 
780 Swift Boulevard
Floor 3

Richland, WA 99352
(509) 946-1735
Affiliated Facilities
Kadlec Regional Medical Center