Dr. David Whittaker, MD

Dr. David Whittaker, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. David Whittaker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 1997 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

8901 WISCONSIN AVE BLDG 9

Bethesda, MD 20889

Contact Information

(301) 295-4779

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

1  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Lung Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Mass Genl Hospital Harvard
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mass Genl Hospital Harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whittaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whittaker's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whittaker to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Whittaker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Fantastic conversation; informing and compassionate. Comes across as a very kind and considerate person with a great bed-side manner
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