Dr. William Livingston III, MD

Dr. William Livingston III, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(4)
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Dr. William Livingston III, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Alabaster, AL. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 8 years.Read his story

1010 1st St N

Alabaster, AL 35007

Contact Information

(205) 621-8900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Chronic Sinusitis
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more than 96% of peers
Sinusitis
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more than 96% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Livingston III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Livingston III "Dr. William J. "Jake" Livingston is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and has been in practice at Shelby Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates since 2010. Originally from Tupelo, Mississippi, he received his undergraduate Bachelor of Arts from Birmingham-Southern College, and graduated with his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He completed his Otolaryngology training in Rochester, New York. Dr. Livingston is active in representing his specialty within the Baptist Health System, serving as a member of the Medical Executive Committee at the Shelby Ambulatory Surgery Center, and as the Vice-Chair of the Surgery Committee for the Baptist Physician Alliance."
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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

  • Abscess
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Birmingham-Southern College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Livingston III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Livingston III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Livingston III to family and friends
4.3
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Livingston III's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Alabaster, AL |
Dr. Livingston, he is very professional at what he does even though he has to look inside nose's, hahaha, but really he was great. Had a very nice attitude gets along with patients. Nice looking too. Great doctor in my opinion.
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in Birmingham, AL |
Dr. Livingston was very professional and caring. He communicates very well and healing his patients is his passion, not a fast buck!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Livingston III accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Livingston III has admitting privileges

Grandview Medical Center
3690 Grandview Pkwy
Birmingham, AL 35243
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Shelby Baptist Medical Center
1000 1st St N
Alabaster, AL 35007
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