Dr. David Witsell MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. David Witsell is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Durham, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Witsell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 37 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 13 at Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: General Otolaryngology/ENT

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
High performing in Ear, Nose & Throat

Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1990–1995

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified in Otolaryngology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO-HNS), American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Publications & Presentations

A Case of Dysphonia and Cough Caused by Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension.
Sajisevi, M.,Vess, G.,Witsell, D. L.

Caregiver Quality of Life Is Related to Severity of Otitis Media in Children.
Blank, S. J.,Grindler, D. J.,Schulz, K. A.,Witsell, D. L.,Lieu, J. E.

Impact of Otitis Media Severity on Children's Quality of Life.
Grindler, D. J.,Blank, S. J.,Schulz, K. A.,Witsell, D. L.,Lieu, J. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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