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David S. Haynes MD

Professor of Otolaryngology and Hearing and Speech Sciences, Chief of the Neurotology Division, Program Director, Neurotology Fellowship, and Fellow, American College of Surgeons
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  • 490 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Acoustic Neuroma
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    Adult and Pediatric Hearing Loss
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    Cochlear Implant Evaluation and Therapy
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    ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)
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    Hearing and Speech Sciences
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    Otolaryngology Surgery
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    Otology and Neurotology
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    Pediatric Otolaryngology
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    Skull Base Surgery


1215 21st Ave. S., Floors 6-10
Nashville, TN 37232


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee Memphis, 1987
  • Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1988
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1993
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt Otology Group/The EAR Foundation, 1995

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 1994
  • Neurotology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2004

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
I have never had a doctor who exhibited such excellent listening skills or one who took as much time to make a new patient feel comfortable and cared for.
October 30, 2020
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The experience with Dr Haynes is always good/positive
October 29, 2020
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Dr Haynes has always provided excellent care, and always takes the time to explain everything.
October 29, 2020
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Dr Haynes is great. I have been seeing him for 9 years for my AN. I always feel that my questions are answered and all bases are covered.
October 28, 2020
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dr Haynes is a wonderful provider. he treats his patients with the same interest as if he was going through the same problem.
October 27, 2020
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Dr Haynes was one of the nicest and most informative doctors that I have ever seen.
October 26, 2020
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They were very careful not to damage my ears they did a wonderful job. I would recommend and have recommended people to see *Dr. Haynes.
October 22, 2020
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*Dr. Haynes did an outstanding job explaining the surgical procedure and listening to our concerns. This was also true of the young doctor who saw me on my post-op visit. I would enthusiastically recommend either of them to my family and friends.
October 19, 2020
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good experience with new doctor.
October 16, 2020
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