Dr. David Bowling, MD

Ear, Nose, and ThroatMaleAge 62

Dr. David Bowling, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Medford, MA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford and Massachusetts General Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bowling to book an appointment.

Dr. Bowling

Massachusetts Eye and Ear

101 Main St Ste 211 Medford, MA 02155
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bowling's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Nosebleed
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowling treats Nosebleed more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bowling treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowling treats Earwax Buildup more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bowling treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Ear Ache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowling treats Ear Ache more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bowling treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bowling's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anosmia
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Cancer
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Loss of Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Cancer
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Palate Cancer
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
  • Rhinoseptoplasty
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cyst
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome, Juvenile, Secondary to Autoimmune Disease
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Sore Throat
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

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(781) 874-1965

Dr. Bowling accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Network Health
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Dr. Bowling's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bowling

4.3

Based on 6 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Staff friendliness (5)
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I've seen Dr. Bowling several times since I was a teenager in the 1990's for various ear and tonsil issues. He is just terrific and I would highly recommend him to anyone with ENT concerns.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Very pleasant. Explained what he was doing and the rationale for doing so. Gentle and kind
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Thank you so much for your positive comments!
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I have seen him a couple of times,I think he is the best...
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. David Bowling is an ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctor at Mass. Eye and Ear, Medford. He treats children and adults for general ENT conditions.

Biography

"As an otolaryngologist for more than 25 years, I am an experienced, caring, and confident physician.  I believe that it is important for the patient...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

Education

1990
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Residency Hospital
1986
Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
Internship Hospital
1981
Hamilton
Undergraduate School

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. David Bowling, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. David Bowling, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Bowling frequently treats Nosebleed, Earwax Buildup, and Ear Ache. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Bowling treats.

Where is Dr. David Bowling, MD's office located?

Dr. Bowling's office is located at 101 Main St Ste 211, Medford, MA 02155. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Massachusetts Eye and Ear

Massachusetts Eye and Ear101 Main St Ste 211 Medford, MA 02155
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Bowling is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford

Medford, MA

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

18 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, MA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

27 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

MelroseWakefield Hospital

Melrose, MA

18 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Winchester Hospital

Winchester, MA

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)