Dr. Daniel Karakla, MD

Dr. Daniel Karakla, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Daniel Karakla, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences in 1986 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

600 Gresham Dr Ste 1100

Norfolk, VA 23507

Contact Information

(757) 388-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Karakla performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tongue Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Karakla's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

63  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Methodist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karakla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karakla's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karakla to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Karakla's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Karakla performed major surgery to remove a recurrence of squamous cell carcinoma. His no nonsense, direct approach was appreciated and I credit him with saving my life. He is direct, however, he is also compassionate and listens to the patient.
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I can not say enough good about this Dr... He has been my husbands Dr since March 2015..Numerous appointments.. and a few surgeries I can totally recommend him for all your ENT needs... His caring loving dedication to his patients... with the Military background and training make him our top...more
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