Dr. John Kalafsky, MD

Dr. John Kalafsky, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
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Dr. John Kalafsky, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) doctor who practices in Norfolk, VA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

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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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

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Specialties

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

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

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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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
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endoscopic Sinus 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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

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)

in Virginia |
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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Hospitals where Dr. Kalafsky has admitting privileges

Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
601 Childrens Ln
Norfolk, VA 23507
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Sentara Leigh Hospital
830 Kempsville Rd
Norfolk, VA 23502
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Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
600 Gresham Dr
Norfolk, VA 23507
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Sentara Princess Anne Hospital
2025 Glenn Mitchell Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
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