Dr. Keith Kowal, MD

Dr. Keith Kowal, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Keith Kowal, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Foley, AL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Tufts Univ Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

851 N McKenzie St Ste 106

Foley, AL 36535

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

2  Board Certifications

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

75  Conditions Treated


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34  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Uc-Irvine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Uc-Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kowal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kowal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kowal to family and friends
36 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kowal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The absolute worst experience with a doctor's office I have ever had. I went in for a appointment on November 17th, was told I needed surgery and that I would be called with surgery date. Here it is,almost a month later still no surgery date nor any follow ups or return calls. I have been leaving...more
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Waited almost 1 hr. every visit. Went round 4 x's with office and rx co. to get script filled right. Phone messages never returned.. Billing done incorrectly. Front desk said "I didn't do it so it is not my fault" and never apologized for anything. FInal straw Dr. Kowal said "remember we talked all...more
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Dr Kowal took very good care of both my son and daughter through routine visits and a few surgeries. They are now 16 years old and 20 years old! I'm from Peachtree City as well ,,,,in Georgia and really do miss this Dr because now I have sleep apena and some other health problems. Why would I...more
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My experience went well. The referring doctor highly recommended Dr. Kowal on Friday but thought I might not be seen quickly since he is very busy. I called on Monday morning concerning an urgent matter and was seen as a new patient on Tuesday afternoon. The wait was good and the staff were...more
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