Dr. Fred Lindsay, DO

Dr. Fred Lindsay, DO

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(30)
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Dr. Fred Lindsay, DO is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1995 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine, and more.Read his story

11803 Jefferson Ave Ste 260

Newport News, VA 23606

Contact Information

(757) 643-7028

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 27 More

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Pulmonary Disease
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Allergic Rhinitis
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more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
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Dr. Lindsay's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lindsay "I provide comprehensive care for patients with disorders of the ears, nose, and throat. This includes management of sinus and allergies. I have a subspecialty certification in Sleep Medicine, which gives me unique perspective into obstructive sleep apnea."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lindsay "As an osteopathic physician, I believe in whole body treatment. Many of our organ systems can be dysfunction and have effect on others."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abscess
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sore Throat
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aid Implant
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • 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
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibular Testing
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Us Naval Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Naval Med Center San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lindsay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lindsay's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lindsay to family and friends
4.3
based on 30 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Lindsay'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
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Lindsay Says:

Recovery from Tonsillectomy is difficult. Despite extra calls, visits, and special care a rare patients is not satisfied. 


Patient Comments (10)

in Newport News, VA |
I was extremely pleased with Dr. Lindsay's professionalism and warm caring bedside manner. I have had an extreme fear of going to ENT from early childhood due to multiple ear problems from birth and has avoided them since my adulthood even if I had earaches. Dr. Lindsay's approach put me at ease...more
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Hampton, VA |
I visited Dr. Lindsay in June 2017 for an issue I was having with my right ear. Since May I had been experiencing tinnitus daily and one to two days a week my ear was blocked/clogged which diminished my hearing in that ear for several hours up to an entire day. I left Dr. Lindsay's office the day...more
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in Hampton, VA |
Very pleasant experience..Dr Lindsay alleviated my major concerns with sinus issues, and was extremely helpful with his advice..I would certainly recommend this doctor to anyone
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Hampton, VA |
Dr. Lindsay excels at his specialty. My 4 year old son was at Patients First every weekend. He was constantly sick with ear infections and respitory problems. We went to see Dr. Lindsay and he fixed him up and now he has a healthy, excellent quality of life. He has not been sick in over a year!!!...more
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in Newport News, VA |
Dr L was on call covering for Dr Queen, he was short, and lacked compassion. I wish Dr Queen had been on call. He always covers everything thoroughly and truly cares.
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After hours calls are generally reserved for new issues in our local emergency rooms. Our post-operative patients with an ongoing issues are also encouraged to call with questions. Most routine concerns...more
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Dr. Lindsay accepts 36 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers HMO
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Optima Health
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • POMCO Group
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Lindsay has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - Mary Immaculate Hospital
2 Bernardine Dr
Newport News, VA 23602
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Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
601 Childrens Ln
Norfolk, VA 23507
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Sentara Careplex Hospital
3000 Coliseum Dr
Hampton, VA 23666
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Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center
100 Sentara Cir
Williamsburg, VA 23188
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