Grace K. Austin, M.D. Providence Employed Provider

Languages: English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Grace Kim Austin, M.D. completed a seven-year residency program in otolaryngology/head and neck surgery at the University of North Carolina that included two years of National Institute of Health-sponsored research studying head and neck cancer and reconstruction of facial defects. Following that, she specialized in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Quatela Center for Plastic Surgery in New York. She is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Austin feels it is an honor that patients trust her with the visual appearance of their facial features. Her goal is to enhance appearance and restore function while achieving natural and beautiful results.
Education
Institution
Type
Field of Study
Year
UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ
Medical School
2010
University Of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, NC
Residency
Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
2017
Quatela Center For Plastic Surgery, Rochester, NY
Fellowship
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
2018
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
  • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Clever Care
  • First Health/Coventry PPO
  • Health Net - TriCare
  • Health Net Cal MediConnect HMO
  • Health Net Medicare Advantage
  • Health Net PPO
  • Health Smart PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oscar EPO
  • SCAN Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology
Clinical Interests
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Virtual Care
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.

4.4 out of 5 (49 Ratings, 13 Comments)


100

03/20/2021
I received the best care when I went to see the doctor.
100

03/20/2021
Dr. Austin was extremely helpful and understanding when it came to concerns I had. She did everything in her power to make me as comfortable as possible. She did an excellent job, as did the nurses.
100

03/10/2021
Dr Austin generally seemed concerned about my condition.
92.8

02/18/2021
Doctor was very attentive and responsive
100

02/14/2021
very good care. answered all my questions. I'm very satisfied
100

02/13/2021
very good experience
92.8

01/29/2021
this provider was recommended by my regular provider because I had ear troubles and I got in right away. it helped going for a checkup in a month. very happy with the results.
92.8

01/15/2021
Dr. Austin is committed to the best care for her patients. This is illustrated by the ample time she takes during office visits, in my experience.
100

09/28/2020
Dr. Austin is awesome!!
92.8

08/21/2020
Dr. Austin was knowledgeable and precise in her explanation and was very caring in her approach to my problem.
100

08/17/2020
Dr Austin is great and I would highly recommend her to anyone. [...] the nurse in the office is also wonderful.
100

08/12/2020
Dr Austin is the BEST! I recommend to anyone I know needing ENT treatment.
100

07/15/2020
Was very kind and friendly and answered my questions.
 
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center