Orange Coast Head and Neck Surgery is taking the spread of COVID-19 very seriously. We are monitoring the situation, closely following CDC and California Department of Health updates, and updating our processes and protocols accordingly.
It is important to know that 80% of COVID-19 cases are mild or without symptoms. Like the seasonal flu, COVID-19 infection is more severe in patients with chronic underlying health conditions and the elderly. For the most updated information about COVID-19, visit the CDC’s Share the Facts, Stop the Fear page.
We will update this page as we learn more to provide you updated resources on COVID-19.
In order to help us protect you, our staff and other patients, please call us to reschedule your appointment, if you have any of the following symptoms:
We appreciate your patience during this time.
We are providing these links to up-to-date resources for your convenience.
» California Department of Health https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/Immunization/ncov2019.aspx
Orange County Public Health Care Agency-Health Referral Line is taking questions about COVID-19 daily from 8am-5pm, call 1-800-564-8448.
The public can help:
We provide comprehensive medical and surgical ear, nose, and throat care for adults and children. Our in-office services include balloon sinuplasty to immediately relieve sinusitis, CT scans of the ears and sinuses, as well as allergy testing and immunotherapy. We also offer complete state-of-the-art hearing evaluations and hearing aid fittings. We perform surgeries at Hoag Hospital in Irvine and Newport Beach, Mission Hospital, CHOC Children’s Hospital, and Long Beach Memorial Hospital.
We focus on individualized care and on developing trusting relationships with our patients. We never rush an appointment and we empower our patients with full understandings of each diagnosis. We look forward to meeting you!
✔ Diagnose and treat all medical ear, nose, and throat concerns
✔ Perform all specialized surgical procedures to address medical head, neck, ear, nose, and throat issues
✔ Conduct all diagnostic and advanced hearing test with individualized hearing and fitting
"Dr. Pettis goes above and beyond for all his patients. He has helped me tremendously. His entire staff is professional and so friendly."
"He is intelligent, compassionate, easy to talk to and understand, and never makes you feel rushed during your appointment."
"Dr. Pettis and his staff in his Irvine location were the most kind and easy going folks I have ever experienced."
"Dr. Pettis was not only kind and thorough but knowledgeable and he conducted basic exams that somehow escaped previous analysis at multiple doctors offices."
"Dr. Pettis takes his time with his patients. He is thorough and explains everything so you have a good understanding of the procedure. We are very pleased"
"Dr. Pettis literally saved my life with a very difficult surgery on a massive thyroid tumor that reached internally, inside my chest. "