Dr. Kim Pershall, MD

Dr. Kim Pershall, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Kim Pershall, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngic allergy.

Covenant High Plains Surgery Center

3610 22nd St

Lubbock, TX 79410
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Sinusitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Pershall'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngic Allergy

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

70  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Stereotactic Procedure
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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.

Education

  • Point Loma College San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Ariz
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pershall has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pershall's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pershall to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Pershall's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Called to refer a patient to their office after they told the patient they would accept their insurance. The person who answered the phone told me they were declining the referral because of the insurance and then hung up on me I called back and was told it was because the patient was in another...more
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Went in for one specific condition and totally ignored what I was telling him. He put me in to have my ears tested then tried to sell me VERY. Expensive hearing aids. I didn't even go in for hearing loss.
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Dr. Pershall is personable which is the only reason I am giving him 2 stars. He looked at my throat for 2 seconds, told me to change my diet cutting out sugar and fizzy drinks and some other things. When I mentioned I had a disorder that I cannot cut out sugar, he totally ignored me. Obviously...more
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Dr. Pershall is very professional and caring. He put tubes in my 9mth olds ears on Friday morning. Then personally called on Saturday to check on my son. He is very direct and doesn't sugar-coat anything, which to a mom is important! I want to know all of the risks and outcomes possible so I can...more
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