Dr. David Walner, MD

Dr. David Walner, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(20)
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Dr. David Walner, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Niles, IL. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

8780 W Golf Rd Ste 200

Niles, IL 60714

Contact Information

(847) 674-5585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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more than 24% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 18% of peers
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
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more than 17% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Walner "Dedicated to the highest standard of care for your ear, nose and throat needs. Our practice has been committed to excellence in patient care since its inception in the early 1970's. Each of our partners has expertise that complements the other and allows us to offer the highest quality of care in all aspects of pediatric and adult Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. All members of our practice are Board Certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
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Board Certifications

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

  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Snoring
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Airway Reconstruction Surgery
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tracheostomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Illinois Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Chldns Hospital Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walner to family and friends
3.1
based on 20 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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

Dr. Walner's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Schaumburg |
My 17 month went and saw Dr Whalner for excessive ear infections. We went on a Wednesday to his Hoffman Estates office. After seeing my son he scheduled him for tubes and to remove his adenoids. The surgery was set for 7 days later. He was so prompt. The surgery was fast and the end results have...more
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in Chicago, IL |
Dr. Walner has seen my son since he was 1 year old and has done four minor surgeries to improve my son's hearing and drainage issues. He cares very deeply about delivering medical care and keeps consistently busy. He is straightforward and is focused on the child/patient's needs and being frank...more
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Woodstock, IL |
If i could do a zero i would! Please do yourself a favor and get a second opinion before ANY proceedings with this Dr. He is very rude and not comforting at all. He was going to do surgical unnecessary procedures with my child that had absolutly nothing to do with her health conditions! Im so very...more
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We appreciate your feedback and suggest you reach out to our practice manager to discuss your concerns. Our practice has been in existence for over 40 years and I assure you that each of our physicians are...more
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in Winnetka, IL |
Dr. Walner helped both of my children get thru numerous ear infections. They had ear tubes done and have been virtually cured. Great doctor. Highly recommend.
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Chicago, IL |
Smooth tonsil surgery and recovery for my 5 year old. Nice guy, quick to return calls.
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Dr. Walner accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Options PPO

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