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Dr. David Hemmer, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.3 (47)
Map Pin Small Elgin, IL
Accepting new patients
50 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. David Hemmer, MD

Dr. David Hemmer, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Elgin, IL. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 50 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital, Advocate Sherman Hospital and Ascension Saint Joseph-Elgin. Dr. Hemmer, completed a residency at University Ill EE Infirm. Patients rated Dr. Hemmer an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Hemmer works at Fox Valley Ear Nose & Throat in Elgin, IL with other offices in Saint Charles, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Pharyngitis, Chronic Nasopharyngitis and Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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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Dr. Hemmer's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Fox Valley Ear Nose & Throat
    750 Fletcher Dr Ste 100, Elgin, IL 60123 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 741-8500
  2. 2
    Office
    2210 Dean St, Saint Charles, IL 60175 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (630) 377-5000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital
  • Advocate Sherman Hospital
  • Ascension Saint Joseph-Elgin

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Pharyngitis
Chronic Nasopharyngitis
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Pharyngitis
Chronic Nasopharyngitis
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Common Cold
Conductive Hearing Loss
Earwax Buildup
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Broken Nose
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Adenotonsillitis
Chronic Pharyngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Deviated Septum
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Enlarged Turbinates
Facial Fracture
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Loss of Smell and Taste
Meniere's Disease
Mixed Hearing Loss
Nasal Polyp
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Nosebleed
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Perforated Eardrum
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Suppurative Otitis Media
Throat Pain
Tinnitus
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Tonsillitis
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Polyp
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Rhinoseptoplasty
Tonsillectomy
Acoustic Nerve Disorder
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Adenoiditis
Age Related Hearing Loss
Anosmia
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Bell's Palsy
Bone Cancer
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Rhinitis
Cough
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Deafness
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Ear Ache
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Ear Cellulitis
ENT Cancer
Facial Nerve Disorder
Geographic Tongue
Head and Neck Cancer
Hearing Loss Due to Noise
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Lip Cancer
Loss of Taste
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Otitis Externa
Oral Cancer
Oral or Facial Cleft
Orbital Fracture
Osteosarcoma
Otosclerosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngolaryngitis
Postnasal Drip
Refsum Disease
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Cyst
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sudden Idiopathic Hearing Loss
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Thyroid Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Wheezing
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Balloon Sinuplasty
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Ear Surgery
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Head and Neck Surgery
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Sinus Surgery
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Tracheal Surgery
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    4.3
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    Based on 47 ratings
    Patient Ratings (47)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    1 Star
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 50 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1710984729
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University Ill EE Infirm
    Residency
    Internship
    • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. David Hemmer, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hemmer is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hemmer has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Hemmer has seen patients for Pharyngitis, Chronic Nasopharyngitis and Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hemmer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    47 patients have reviewed Dr. Hemmer. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hemmer.

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