Dr. Kim Schmitt, MD

Dr. Kim Schmitt, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kim Schmitt, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

52 Medical Park Dr E Ste 102

Birmingham, AL 35235

Contact Information

(205) 838-3747

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Acute Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • 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)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Procedures

  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Uab Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Uab Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schmitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schmitt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schmitt to family and friends
3.3
based on 14 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Schmitt's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Birmingham, AL |
Dr. Schmitt is easy to schedule with and has a light touch. I have been going to her for years for my ears. She is smart and efficient. I recommend her highly.
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in Birmingham, AL |
Excellent. The very best ENT I have ever seen! Attentive, responsive, and an excellent staff. I highly recommend!
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in Birmingham, Al |
Wouldnt recommend. Was hesitant to schedule with her since I had heard she cancels her appointments a lot. Well... shouldve trusted my instincts. Got to her office and she cancelled after i had traveled and hour and taken off work to see her. This has happened to numerous people. If you work or...more
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in Birmingham, AL |
Dr. Schmitt was a brand new provider to me and she took the time to explain everything to me in detail and to come up with a plan for treatment that included my expectations and concerns.
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in Anniston |
Doctor changed diagnosis every time I saw her.
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Dr. Schmitt accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300

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Hospitals where Dr. Schmitt has admitting privileges

St. Vincent's East
50 Medical Park Dr E
Birmingham, AL 35235
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