Dr. Kim Dakin, MD

Dr. Kim Dakin, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Kim Dakin, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Opelousas, LA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1991 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1270 Attakapas Dr Ste 201

Opelousas, LA 70570

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Allergic Rhinitis
high
more than 89% of peers
Tonsillitis
high
more than 83% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Dakin'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dakin "Otolaryngology combines medical and surgical treatment of the entire family."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

72  Conditions Treated

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38  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Louisana State U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Miss
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dakin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dakin's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dakin to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Dakin'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

Patient Comments (1)

I saw Dr. Dakin 20 years ago and had a terrible experience with her. I would not recommend her to anyone based on my experience. (misdiagnosis) Fast forward 20 years I have been receiving bills from her office. It is for a patient who has the same name as me, but it is not me. (I actually know the...more
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