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Dr. Richard Caldwell, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery*
5.0 (3)
Map Pin Small Gadsden, AL
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33 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Richard Caldwell, MD

Dr. Richard Caldwell, MD is an Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Specialist in Gadsden, AL. They specialize in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with Gadsden Regional Medical Center, Grandview Medical Center and Riverview Regional Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Caldwell an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Caldwell works at Practice in Gadsden, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Mixed Hearing Loss along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Caldwell's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Dowling & Caldwell MD PC
    417 S 4th St Ste B, Gadsden, AL 35901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 543-9302
  2. 2
    Riverview Regional Medical Center
    600 S 3rd St, Gadsden, AL 35901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 543-5200

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  • Gadsden Regional Medical Center
  • Grandview Medical Center
  • Riverview Regional Medical Center

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Mixed Hearing Loss
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Chronic Sinusitis

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.
Mixed Hearing Loss
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Chronic Sinusitis
Acoustic Nerve Disorder
Age Related Hearing Loss
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Rhinitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Deviated Septum
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Enlarged Turbinates
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Laryngitis
Meniere's Disease
Nosebleed
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Perforated Eardrum
Pharyngolaryngitis
Postnasal Drip
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sinusitis
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Sudden Idiopathic Hearing Loss
Suppurative Otitis Media
Tinnitus
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TMJ
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Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Paralysis
Desensitization
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Anosmia
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Broken Nose
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Pharyngitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Common Cold
Cough
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Deafness
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Ear Abscess
Ear Ache
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Facial Fracture
Facial Nerve Disorder
Head and Neck Cancer
Hyperparathyroidism
Laryngeal Cancer
Loss of Smell and Taste
Loss of Taste
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Malignant Otitis Externa
Nasal Polyp
Oral Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Pharyngeal Candidiasis
Pharyngitis
Salivary Gland Cancer
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Pain
Tongue Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Tonsillitis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vocal Cord Polyp
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Audiometry
Carotid Ultrasound
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Dacryocystorhinostomy
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Facelift
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Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Oral Cancer Screening
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Rhinoseptoplasty
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Scan
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    Specialties*
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1629182332
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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    Dr. Caldwell has seen patients for Mixed Hearing Loss, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Caldwell on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Caldwell. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Caldwell.

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