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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; Fellow, American College of Surgeons

4.8 4.8 270 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Cochlear Implant Evaluation and Therapy
Ear Deformities
Hearing Loss
Hearing and Speech Sciences
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Board Certificates

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


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


Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center
Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center
1215 21st Ave. S.
Floors 6-10
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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Patient | November 2, 2017

Dr. Haynes is an extraordinary Physician/Surgeon. My experience with him has been phenominal
Patient | October 29, 2017

Dr. Haynes is the best!!!!
Patient | September 30, 2017

My provider is my former next door neighbor. He is friendly & an excellent physician.
Patient | September 21, 2017

Everyone is awesome & kind.
Patient | September 21, 2017

He is a very caring MD.
Patient | September 14, 2017

Doctor was willing to answer and listen to any concerns we had.
Patient | August 28, 2017

Dr. Haynes is excellent.
Patient | July 27, 2017

If all people in the health care industry were like this person, it would be a lot easier for the patient and the patient would have more understanding and trust in their providers. I enjoyed this experience, did not feel challenged or upset because I could not hear.
Patient | July 26, 2017

Wonderful dr just must have added on more responsibilities - too long wait!
Patient | July 19, 2017

Dr. David Haynes has taken care of me in a very professional manner. He's the best.
Patient | July 19, 2017

#8. A+.
Patient | July 14, 2017

Dr. Haynes is very knowledgeable - like him as a doctor.
Patient | July 13, 2017

I came with a pad of 11 questions - Dr. Haynes answered each one thoroughly. He took his time with me.
Patient | July 5, 2017

I was impressed with the amount of time Dr. Haynes spent with me. Most doctors are in and out within 3 minutes.
Patient | June 26, 2017

Dr. Haynes and his staff provide excellent care!!I cannot express in words the care he provides!
Patient | June 20, 2017

Dr. Haynes was very happy to see us. We are both his patients. It was a pleasure to talk and interact with the dr. He is one of the smartest doctors at Vanderbilt.
Patient | June 1, 2017

Great experience
Patient | May 22, 2017

Not on any meds related to this dr. EXCELLENT!
Patient | April 24, 2017

Dr. Haynes was thorough, caring & wonderful!
Patient | April 24, 2017

Dr. Haynes is awesome. He is very caring and compassionate. He always explains my condition in a manner that's understandable.
Patient | March 30, 2017

Love Dr. Haynes!
Patient | March 24, 2017

I am so thankful for Dr.Haynes. His residents and fellows have done their best to take care of me. Even coming into the ER @ 2 AM and calling to follow up.
Patient | March 2, 2017

I think Dr. Haynes is the best.
Patient | March 1, 2017

I feel like Dr. Haynes did the best he could considering my unique problem.
Patient | January 29, 2017

Dr. Haynes is wonderful. I have total confidence in his ability and judgment. He always took the time he needed to explain my situation to me. I have already recommended him wholeheartedly to others.
Patient | December 28, 2016

Dr. Haynes has been fantastic from the beginning. I appreciate how he took the time to clearly explain my condition, what he did during the surgery and care plan options. He always remembers the details of my case and is incredibly approachable and friendly.
Patient | December 20, 2016

Can't say enough about Dr. David Haynes. Compassionate, doesn't rush, thorough & explains things well. Definite asset to your staff.
Patient | November 21, 2016

Dr. Haynes is excellent doctor. Answers all my questions & concerns.
Patient | November 18, 2016

All very good.
Patient | November 17, 2016

He was excellent. I was so glad to find someone who actually knew what I had based on descriptions of my symptoms.
Patient | November 10, 2016

completely satisfied
Patient | November 1, 2016

Dr. Haynes' reputation as an excellent and skilled physician is truly earned. I love the guy! The healthcare industry needs more providers like him
Patient | October 31, 2016

I wish he had done the first EAR surgery.
Patient | October 25, 2016

I appreciate that Dr. Haynes informed me of the new technology of the Baha 5 which will help my hearing problem so much.
Patient | October 25, 2016