Dr. Gunnar West, MD

Dr. Gunnar West, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Gunnar West, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Midwestern University in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, allergy & immunology, and more.

2448 W Illinois Ave

Dallas, TX 75233

Contact Information

(214) 330-7028

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 92% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. West "We treat every patient in a caring compassionate manner. All patients are welcome to our practice. We listen to each patient and provide the best possible care that we can."

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Audiology Technology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*

48  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Tripler Army Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Tulsa Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. West has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. West's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. West to family and friends
23 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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  • 1

Dr. West's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I went in for a consult and Dr. West quickly informed me I needed to have a procedure done. I was completely at ease by him and his staff. And they were not only nice but competent. I would highly recommend Dr. West to anyone who is in need of a great ENT doctor.
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Excellent place to go for sinus and allergeries will help you out a lot
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Dr.Gunnar West is one of the best ear nose and throat doctors i have consulted within the past 3 years! i have had sinus and allergy problems for too long, and Dr. West was able to listen to all of my concerns and answered all of my questions. And I can not forget the office staff! They were very...more
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DR West and his staff were very professional and friendly. I had severe allergy and sinus pain. Dr. West took his time and got to the bottom of my sinus problems. He treated me in the office and my allergies and sinus problems are gone. I feel so much better. The trip to his office was worth it. I...more
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I was very pleased with my experience at Dr. West office. He was very thorough and took time to discuss the issues I was having. I did not feel like I was being rushed and appreciated him taking the time needed to answer my questions. His staff was extremely welcoming as well. I live in the Plano...more
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