Dr. Michael Desalvo, MD

Dr. Michael Desalvo, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Michael Desalvo, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans in 1995 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3645 Houma Blvd

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 93% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Sinusitis
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Desalvo'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

51  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Lsu School Of Medicine-New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Charity Hosp-La St U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Charity Hosp-La St U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • La St U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • U Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desalvo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desalvo's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desalvo to family and friends
30 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Desalvo'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Desalvo is the sharpest doctor I have ever seen. He is wonderful! Calling him a genius is an understatement! A true asset to the Metairie community!!
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Dr. Desalvo fixed my nasal septum, scraped the bony scar tissue off my nose, and shrank my turbinates. He takes the time to talk to each patient. He did an excellent job surgically. Would recommend to anyone
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