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Dr. David Butler, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat
3.5
Accepting new patients
43 years of experience
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Dr. David Butler, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 43 years of experience, and is board certified in Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery. They graduated from New York Medical College and is affiliated with Providence Saint John's Health Center.

Dr. Butler works at Southern California Head and Neck Medical Group in Santa Monica, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Earwax Buildup, Vertigo and Sinusitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Pacific Head and Neck - Eye, Ear and Skull Base Center, Pacific Neuroscience Institute
    1301 20th St Ste 300, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 829-7792

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  • Providence Saint John's Health Center

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    Aug 15, 2016
    He is not only an incredible ENT, he is a truly caring person . I highly recommend him!
    JL in Santa Monica — Aug 15, 2016
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    About Dr. David Butler, MD

    Specialties
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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    Years of Experience
    • 43 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1952345811
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • U Calif
    Residency
    Internship
    • U Calif
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • New York Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. David Butler, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Butler is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Butler has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

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    Dr. Butler works at Southern California Head and Neck Medical Group in Santa Monica, CA. View the full address on Dr. Butler’s profile.

    Dr. Butler has seen patients for Earwax Buildup, Vertigo and Sinusitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Butler on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    6 patients have reviewed Dr. Butler. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Butler.

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