Dr. David Halvorson, MD

Dr. David Halvorson, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. David Halvorson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Alabaster, AL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1991 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, head & neck surgical oncology, and more.

1228 1st St N

Alabaster, AL 35007

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Dizziness
very high
more than 93% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Halvorson'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.

6  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Rhinology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

91  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Med College Of Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Medical College Of Ga Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Halvorson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halvorson's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halvorson to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Halvorson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I will not continue to see Dr. Halvorson. He had no interest in me as a patient nor my problem. He asked me NO questions about my problem. He was uncommunicative, seemed extremely bored, and uninterested. I have to wonder why he is even a doctor. He clearly doesn't like people nor patients.
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i saw Dr. Halvorson one time,and I am very disappointed. I have never had a hearing problem so I don't know what's routine but ALL him and his staff did was give me a hearing test,inform me that that hearing was badly damaged,set me up for a MRI and that's all folks. I call his office the day of my...more
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Great doctor and was very pleased with the overall experience.
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The Dr didn't even give me instructions after the stitches was taken out. So I wore big bandage over it until I saw my primary Dr.who told me to keep it aired out. They took my co pay before I went back now they say I didn't pay it. They are too in a hurry to answer any questions. But have time...more
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