Richard M. Moss, M.D. Practice

Ear, Nose and Throat, Facial Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, Head and Neck, Otology

A commitment to Excellence

Founded in 1991, Dr. Moss' office is dedicated to providing expert care and treatment in the specialty of Otolaryngology in a fully-equipped facility. Services include highly sophisticated testing and management of routine and complex ear, nose and throat disorders, head and neck cancer and facial plastic and cosmetic surgery.

 

Professionals With a Personal Touch

Through a variety of experiences in the United States and abroad, Dr. Richard Moss has gained extensive knowledge and skill in this field, and is regarded by his colleagues as a superior surgeon and a considerate man who is committed to providing compassionate quality care to his patients.

Dr. Moss is privileged to be assisted by his well-qualified staff. The team members were selected with particular attention to their professional expertise, integrity, and warm personalities. They will work closely together to provide you with the most prompt and effective care possible.

The staff of Dr. Moss welcomes you to the office and looks forward to helping you with your health needs.

Answering Your Questions

Dr. Moss and his staff believe that health care should be a partnership between patient and physician, and they encourage your questions, comments and concerns. The office is open Monday through Friday. To schedule an appointment, contact Dr. Moss' office at (812) 634-6666.

In case of an emergency, if you cannot reach Dr. Moss' Office, please page Dr. Moss through Memorial Hospital switchboard at (812) 482-2345 or report to the emergency department directly.

AN EMPHASIS ON QUALITY CARE

As a board certified otolaryngologist, Dr. Moss brings many years of education and training to his practice, and offers a wide range of services, including:

General Ear, Nose and Throat

  • Fluid in the ear (tubes)
  • Diseases of the tonsils and adenoids (tonsillectomy)
  • Snoring and sleep apnea
  • Deviated septum
  • Nasal polyps
  • Nasal allergy/asthma
  • Diseases of the sinuses
  • Dizziness or vertigo
  • Dysphagia (swallowing problems)
  • Hearing loss, tinnitis (noise in the ear), complete audiologic testing and hearing aid evaluation
  • Voice problems (hoarseness, changes in pitch)
  • Facial nerve problems (Bell's Palsy and other causes of facial paralysis)

Dr. Moss uses the latest surgical techniques such as microscopic, endoscopic, and laser surgery. Surgical procedures performed include tosillectomy, adenoidectomy, tubes in the ears, endoscopic sinus surgery, nasal surgery, UPPP (for snoring), endoscopy and laser surgery for the larynx (voice box), esophagus and trachea, and microsurgery of the ear.

Full Audiologic Services Available

  • Complete Audiologic Testing
  • Neonatal Screening
  • Industrial Screening
  • Hearing Aids

Allergy Testing & Immunotherapy Services

Diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases is a natural extension of Dr. Moss' specialty. Dr. Moss offers complete allergy services. This will include multi-test screening and infra-dermal dilutional testing (skin testing), as well as in-vitro testing (RAST) for patients who are unable to be skin tested. We also offer immunotherapy (allergy shots), pulmonary function testing, and evaluation and treatment of asthma.

Head and Neck Surgery

Oncology surgery is available for treatment of tumors of the oral cavity, throat, larynx, thyroid, salivary glands, nose, sinuses and neck, as well as cancers of the skin.

Otologic Surgery

  • Chronic ear infection
  • Eardrum perforation
  • Mastoiditis
  • Hearing loss

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Rhinoplasty (nose)
  • Rhytidectomy (facelift)
  • Blepharoplasty (eyelid lift)
  • Removal and repair of skin cancers, moles, blemishes, and other lesions of the face, neck, and body
  • Facial paralysis surgery
  • Scar revision of the face and neck
  • Otoplasty (repair external ear, "lop ear")
  • Chemical peel (TCA and alphahydroxy acid)
  • Dermabrasion
  • Hair transplants (surgery for baldness)
  • Cleft lip and palate reconstruction
  • Surgery and management of facial and jaw fractures
  • Surgery for correction of traumatic and congenital defects
  • Acne

Dr. Moss and his wife, Supit Moss, also offer a full line of cosmetic products for facial enhancement and beautification, removal of fine wrinkles, age spots, and blemishes. Products are available through physician offices' only.

Facial Peel

Facial peels reduce surface lines, improve skin texture, fade brown spots and can help with oily skin and acne. The glycolic acid treatments remove dead cells from the skin's surface and allow for a healthier, smoother texture with a glowing, radiant appearance.

Fees and Insurance

Our professional services are rendered for your benefit and are filed for you to your insurance company.  We request payment of copay & deductible at the time of service.

If you have any questions about payment and insurance or need assistance please feel free to contact our office at (812) 634-6666.  We're happy to file your insurance claims and will be your advocate with the insurance companies.

Because insurance plans vary greatly, we advise you to consult your insurance carrier to determine what services are covered before seeking any type of treatment.

Dr. Moss is a participating member of Medicare, Sagamore, Patoka Valley, United Health Care, Deaconess Health Plans, Blue Cross-Blue Shield, and Champus. We also accept Medicaid.