Dr. David Donaldson, MD

Dr. David Donaldson, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Donaldson, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Pocatello, ID. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

333 N 18th Ave Ste B3

Pocatello, ID 83201

Contact Information

(208) 232-2146

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • 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
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Suny-Buffalo
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Suny-Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Donaldson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Donaldson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Donaldson to family and friends
4.0
based on 12 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Donaldson's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Pocatello, ID |
I do not like the way the receptionists talk to you when you are in the office. They make you feel like you are a huge inconvenience. I was referred to ISU dizziness and balance department. After waiting for them to call for a month like the Dr told me they would do I called the office back and...more
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Greybull, WY |
Dr. Donaldson was very kind and good to our daughter. However the women at the front deak were incredibly rude. We came in for our check up appointment and they blatently ignored me at the window, after standing there patiently I heard one say very snobbishly "we're not seeing her unless she has an...more
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Boise, ID |
Information was not sent to primary care doctor during treatment per request at appointments. PA requested a MRI but front desk never scheduled even after calling to remind them twice.
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in American Falls, ID |
Dr. Donaldson has treated my two kids, going onto treat my third. He is also treated my stepdad and my mom! There is nobody else I would trust with my family with ear, nose and throats needs! As far as I am certain he is the best at what he does! He is taking excellent care of my family and he...more
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in Pocatello, ID |
After thoroughly explaining that my lump could be cancerous or may be nothing, I was sent to the hospital for a further test. The doctor or his office never called to report the findings of the test and no resolution to my condition was suggested. I'm headed to a second opinion...I think I got...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Donaldson accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Donaldson has admitting privileges

Bingham Memorial Hospital
98 Poplar St
Blackfoot, ID 83221
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Portneuf Medical Center
777 Hospital Way
Pocatello, ID 83201
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