Dr. Walter Cosby, MD

Dr. Walter Cosby, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Walter Cosby, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Columbus, MS and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2430 5th St N

Columbus, MS 39705

Contact Information

(662) 327-4432

Insurance Accepted

  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Cosby'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*

52  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • 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
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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 Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Methodist University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Methodist University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • U Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cosby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cosby's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cosby to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Cosby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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