Dr. John Kalafsky, MD

Dr. John Kalafsky, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. John Kalafsky, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), and more.

901 Hampton Blvd

Norfolk, VA 23507

Contact Information

(757) 623-0526

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kalafsky performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Kalafsky's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

57  Conditions Treated

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44  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
  • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinus Augmentation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tympanometry
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vestibular Testing
  • 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

  • University Of Scranton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Eastern Virginia Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Eastern Virginia Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kalafsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kalafsky's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kalafsky to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kalafsky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Kalafsky is not only an excellent ENT doctor, but an exceptionally caring and compassionate person. Not many well established doctors call patients personally. Dr K does! I feel very fortunate that Dr K is my ENT specialist.
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