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Dr. David Poetker, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Milwaukee, WI. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Dr. Poetker is affiliated with Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Campus and Froedtert Health - Froedtert Hospital.
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This content was provided by Dr. Poetker "Dr. Poetker/ a board-certified otolaryngologist/ specializes in all disorders of the paranasal sinuses including acute and chronic sinusitis. He has received specialty training to address tumors of the paranasal sinuses. Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks and revision (re-do) sinus surgeries. Sinus disease is a long-term/ chronic problem. Dr. Poetker specializes in the long-term management of sinus disease. He works with his patients in an organized/ logical fashion to find the medical and surgical management that fits the individual. Dr. Poetker's research interests include studying the differences in mucous production in patients with sinus disease. In addition/ he is involved with several studies to evaluate the safety of corticosteroids."
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
Conductive Hearing Loss
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Nasal Septal Perforation
Sphenoid Sinus Tumor
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Without Navigational System
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Head and Neck Surgery
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Nasal Airway Surgery
Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
University Of Iowa
Medical School | Graduated 2001
Medical College Of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
Oregon Health Sciences University
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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