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Thomas A. Knipe, M.D.

Otolaryngologist

Otolaryngology

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

I believe in delivering care tailored for the individual.

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Accepts 49 Insurance Plans

Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted
  • Aetna Behaviorial Health Health Management (Behavioral Health)
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup Washington Apple Health
  • Amerigroup Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Apple Health (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Asuris
  • Bridgespan (authorization required, otherwise not in network)
  • Cigna (all plans accepted)
  • Community Health Plan of Washington (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Coordinated Care Medicaid (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Coordinated Care Ambetter HMO
  • Coventry/First Health (most products accepted)
  • Crime Victims Compensation
  • First Choice Health Network
  • Group Health Cooperative Options PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • Health Net Federal Services (CHAMPUS)
  • Healthy Options (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Holland American Cruise Lines
  • Humana Gold
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Kaiser (Contract Limitations)
  • Labor and Industries Washington
  • LifeWise Health Plan of Washington (all programs accepted)
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Medicaid (zip code restrictions)
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Multiplan/PHCS (all programs accepted)
  • Premera Blue Cross Foundation Plus 1
  • Providence Health Plan Medicare Advantage
  • Regence Blue Shield Healthcare Management Administrators (HMA)
  • Regence MedAdvantage PPO
  • Sound Health and Wellness (Puget Sound Health Partners)
  • Soundpath Health
  • TRICARE
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • United Healthcar Medicare Solution
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United HealthCare HMO
  • United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • United Healthcare West
  • Veterans Affairs (authorization required)
  • Workers Compensation
  • Workers' Compensation (L&I)
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Education

University of Washington School of Medicine
medical school, 2001

Clinical Interests

  • Acinic Cell Cancer
  • Acoustic Nerve Injury
  • Adenoidcystic Carcinoma
  • Adenoiditis
  • Adenoids
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anosmia
  • Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
  • Branchial Cleft Cyst
  • Caloric Reflex Testing
  • Cervical Spinal Mass
  • Cheek Bone Fractures
  • Cheek Problems
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Cochlear Nerve Damage
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deviated Septum
  • Difficulty Speaking
  • Distortion Of The Face
  • Dry Nose
  • Dry Sinus
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphonia
  • Ear Canal Lesion
  • Ear Cancer
  • Ear Cyst
  • Ear Drainage
  • Ear Melanoma
  • Ears Abscess
  • Enlarged Adenoids
  • Epistaxis
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Eustachian Tube
  • Excessive Drooling
  • Excessive Salivation
  • Eye Socket Fractures
  • Face Cancer
  • Face Melanoma
  • Face Stitch Removal
  • Face Swelling
  • Facial Cyst
  • Facial Nerve Injury
  • Fissured Tongue
  • Foreign Body In Nose
  • Foreign Body In Throat
  • Free Flap Neck
  • Frostbite Of Ear
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Growth On Head
  • Growth On Neck
  • Hairy Tongue
  • Halitosis
  • Head Abscess
  • Head And Neck Melanoma
  • Head And Neck Sarcoma
  • Head Cyst
  • Head Lump
  • Head Mass
  • Hoarseness
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Disease
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Injury
  • Idiopathic Orbital Inflammatory Disease
  • Impacted Cerumen
  • Inner Ear Trauma
  • Itchy Ear
  • Jaw Cancer
  • Jaw Deformities
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Papillomatosis
  • Laryngeal Polyps
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Lip Droop
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Lump In Throat
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Lip
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Tonsils
  • Mandibular Resection Prosthesis
  • Mandibular Tori
  • Maxillofacial Pathology
  • Maxillofacial Regeneration
  • Melanoma On Ear
  • Melanoma On Face
  • Midfacial Hypoplasia
  • Mouth Abscess
  • Mouth Bleeding
  • Mouth Breathing
  • Mouth Cancer
  • Mouth Cyst
  • Mouth Pain
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Nasal Drainage
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Abscess
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neck Cyst
  • Neck Lymph Nodes
  • Neoplasm Of Ear
  • Neoplasm Of Salivary Gland
  • Noisy Breathing
  • Nose Abscess
  • Nose Cyst
  • Nose Fracture
  • Nose Pain
  • Nystagmus
  • Olfactory Nerve Disease
  • Oral Inflammation
  • Oral Pathology
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Osteoma
  • Osteonecrosis Of The Jaw
  • Otitis
  • Paranasal Sinus And Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Paranasal Surgery
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Perforated Ear Drum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Polyp Of Cheek
  • Post Nasal Drip
  • Presbycusis
  • Reconstruction Orbit
  • Remove Sinus Packing
  • Revision Of Tracheostomy
  • Rhinitis
  • Rhinoscleroma
  • Salivary Duct
  • Salivary Gland Disorders
  • Scratchy Voice
  • Sialolithiasis
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Sinus Fracture
  • Sinus Mass
  • Sinusitis
  • Smell Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech Disorders
  • Spots On Mouth
  • Spots On Tongue
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of Skin Of Lip
  • Strep Throat
  • Stridor
  • Stylohyoid Syndrome
  • Subglottic Stenosis
  • Suppurative Tonsillitis
  • Swallowing Problem
  • Swollen Parotid
  • Swollen Throat
  • Temporal Bone Cancer
  • Temporomandibular Joint Surgery
  • Throat Abscess
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Drainage
  • Throat Mass
  • Throat Tightness
  • Thyroglossal Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue Clip
  • Tongue Mass
  • Tongue Pain
  • Tongue Sores
  • Tongue Tied
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tonsils
  • Toxic Nodular Goiter
  • Tracheal Dilatation
  • Tracheal Mass
  • Tracheal Reconstruction
  • Tracheal Stent
  • Tracheostomy
  • Tumor Of Nose
  • Tumor Of Parotid Gland
  • Turbinate Surgery
  • Uvuloplasty
  • Velopharyngeal Deficiencies
  • Vermilionectomy
  • Vocal Cord Abnormalities
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction
  • Vocal Cord Lesion
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Strain
  • Voice Problems
  • Voice Screening
  • Xerostomia
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Personal Interests

Running, activities with family and friends, hiking, fishing and competing in ultimate frisbee.
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Professional Associations

American Medical Association
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Thomas A. Knipe practices at two locations

Bellevue Ear Nose and Throat - Bellevue
1231 116th Avenue Northeast
Suite 915

Bellevue, WA 98004
Bellevue Ear Nose and Throat - Issaquah
510 8th Avenue Northeast
Suite 310

Issaquah, WA 98029
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Issaquah