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Dr. Stephen Wall, MD, PhD

Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor

Professional statement

**PLEASE NOTE: OUR OFFICE REQUIRES ALL PATIENTS TO FILL OUT ONLINE REGISTRATION PRIOR TO APPOINTMENT. PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THESE FORMS** **PLEASE NOTE: OUR OFFICE HAS A 24 HOUR CANCELLATION POLICY. PATIENTS WHO CANCEL LAST MINUTE OR NO SHOW THEIR APPOINTMENT WILL BE CHARGED A $50 CANCELLATION/NO SHOW FEE** Dr. Stephen Wall is a mindful and diligent ear, nose and throat doctor serving the community of Washington, DC. Dr. Wall attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he received both his medical and doctorate degrees, and completed his residency in otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery at the same university. Dr. Wall has his own private practice and is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. He is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Rhinologic Society, and the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy. Patients see him for a variety of reasons,sinus and allergy. Dr. Wall’s extensive research focused upon neurotransmitters involved in Alzheimer’s disease, and communication pathways within tumor cells. Dr. Wall’s basic science studies on tumors prompted him to pursue training in the medical specialty that manages cancers of the head and face regions. He has authored more than twenty scientific papers, review articles, and book chapters. Dr. Wall is a recipient of the Dr. Charles W. Burris History of Medicine Prize. He is uncompromising in his dedication to the well-being of his patients. He is committed to giving the best care and establishing long-lasting relationships with them.

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Sibley Memorial Hospital
  • The George Washington University Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pennsylvania, PhD in Neuropharmacology
  • University of Pennsylvania, Residency in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1861405706

Office locations

Stephen Wall

3 Washington Circle Northwest, Suite 401

Washington, DC 20037

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Excellent ! I felt very attended to.
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Dr. Wall does a great job explaining situations and takes as much time as needed.
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Very nice office staff and doctor. Very knowledgeable, caring and efficient.
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Very thorough, personable, concise. He provided several suggestions and gave good insight on potential treatments.
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Dr. Wall has a level of interest and knowledge in his field that goes beyond just the mechanics of treating a patient for a particular condition. He is very well grounded in the science behind the condition and the recommended treatment;you learn the likely origins of whatever you are being treated for as well as the various treatment options and why he is recommending a particular treatment in your situation. There is no doubt that he is completely current in his field.
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I lost my voice due to prolonged strep throat, but if I had a voice, I couldn't thank Dr. Wall enough for being incredibly patient, attentive, and thorough. He checked for any and all possible ailments--and related ailments--to my throat issues.He prescribed helpful medications along with other home-remedy suggestions. I'm grateful he is listed on ZocDoc, as I only had to wait two days to book with him--which is incredibly rare for ENT specialists. I highly recommend Dr. Wall and will gladly book him if future needs warrant such.
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very nice, good bedside manner
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He was thorough and answered all of my questions. He remembered detailed info from my chart and showed tremendous care and concern.
Less than 1 month ago
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Dr. Wall was extremely knowledgeable and did not brush us off regarding concerns that had plagued me for awhile. Dectective work was required to determine the source of the problem and Dr. Wall has been rigorous in his effort to get to the bottom of the problem. VERY much appreciated!
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As always he is extremely professional and dealt with my sinus issue.
Less than 3 months ago
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Dr. Wall was very knowledgeable and thorough. His staff was very friendly and professional. He listened very carefully to me while I described my symptoms. His recommendations for the time being will be promptly implemented, and I will be following up with him to discuss other courses of action.
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Great person. Seems to really care but is also fast and very professional.
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Wonderful doctor; very kind and competent. Answered all my questions and took great care of me!
Less than 3 months ago
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He's clear, calm, perceptive and very well informed.
Less than 3 months ago
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Very good communicator and educator. He did a great job of explaining the anatomy of my neck and throat, where I was having an issue, as well as the possible causes of my pain. I found the visit with him most informative and useful.
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Great doctor, took the time to explain everything!
Less than 3 months ago
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Great doctor! I was very happy with this office visit. Office staff was great too.
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He was courteous and took his time explaining things to me.
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His staff is friendly and very accommodating. Dr Wall is no nonsense and takes the time to explain what the symptoms/problems are and how he's going to treat them. i especially like that fact that he doesn't immediately ply you withtons of drugs or surgeries - but prefers to attack whatever the problem is with the basic treatments first.
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Dr. Stephen Wall really took the time to explain to me what was happening. When he made prescriptions he was cautious about interaction effects with my other medication. He also was very cautious in giving me the heads up about howmy condition can impact my every day life in the next few days. When I walked away from my appointment I had felt like I had been very carefully listened to/examined and under the best possible care I could have gotten. I highly recommend seeing Dr. Stephen Wall!
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Dr. Wall was very knowledgeable and listened all my concerns. He provided multiple possible solutions and explained everything clearly to me so that I could understand. I left the appointment feeling like I was going to be able to end mysuffering. If I could give 10 stars I would.
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Very thorough. Listened well. Didn't jump to conclusions.
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Very happy for all his care . He seem like a doctor that cares :)
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Dr. Wall is a genius and a gentleman. He listens to his patients, continually educates himself, and exercises good judgment. For me, he diagnosed an important condition (outside of his field) that many other doctors missed.
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr Wall was fabulous. He's CLEARLY an expert and takes time to explain how things work and what your potential issues are and how they deviate from the norm. There is no longer a choice, Dr Wall is my ENT. Period.
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This was an all around pleasant experience (aside from the overly expensive parking garage!). I was very pleased with all the staff and the treatment I received. Dr. Wall was incredibly welcoming and seemed to genuinely care about me as apatient. I in no way felt like he was rushing through the appointment, which has been the case with many other doctors I've seen in the area. Would recommend to others for sure.
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Great doctor and office
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Everything was great!
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Dr Wall was is very knowledgeable and took the time to explain everything to me. He was able to resolve problem I had been having with allergies and an ear infection, and was proactive not just in treating me, but also in helping me to prevent a recurrence.
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Knowledgeable doctor. Very helpful in understanding the condition and treatment.
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I can't say enough positive things about Dr Wall. He explained everything in detail and in a non-condescending manner, which can be hard when explaining complicated medical situations. I very much appreciate the time he spent to diagnose my issue and talk through treatment options. Awesome doctor.
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Dr. Wall can come off as rude or off putting but the way I see it he is very direct and to the point. I like it. I am able to ask him questions and despite what some may see asnot caring he comes off as well, lets see whats really going on. He has been very willing to explore what is wrong with my sinuses and nose. I would recommend him but don't expect anything to be sugar coated.
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Compared to other ENT doctors who have you in and out of the office in 15 minutes (even for an initial visit), Dr. Wall was very thorough! He was very patient, willing to explain things to you and answer questions.
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Finally, an ENT who listened to me! Extremely knowledgeable and easy to talk to, great at explaining what had probably gone wrong. Wish I’d found him sooner.
Less than 1 year ago
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Very nice office. Very professional staff. Dr. Wall was very though about what he believes the causes of my sinus issues are and laid out a plan on how to resolve them.
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Excellent
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Very knowledgeable, precise and concise professional. Short visit but he was able to assess my situation and provide guidance.
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He was an attentive listener which helped in discovering a life changing condition. Great Doc!
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In and out in 30 minutes! Dr. Wall was super helpful and honest in my assessment. He explained everything he was doing and gave excellent advice. Very transparent.
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He knows what he's doing and he's a sharp shooter. Some family doctors like mine are a waste of space. Dr Wall looked into my throat with the lighted device and was able to produce a plan of action unlike myfamily internist whose been brain dead for 3 months without a clue on how to treat GERD. Thanks a lot Dr Wall!!
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The visit was good. Dr. Wall is knowledgeable and pleasant. His staff is very accommodating and helpful and also knowledgeable.
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Great doctor and really nice people
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Very knowledgeable, professional, and kind. Dr. Wall is truly an A+ doctor. HIGHLY recommend the guy.
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Nice Doctor. Took way more time with me then needed. Went over a bunch of concerns.
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Dr. Wall was helpful, competent and thorough, and I appreciated the effective communication, which was neither complicated nor overly simple. I am pleased to know Dr. Wall in case I have further issues, and would not hesitate to recommend him.
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He is the real deal!
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Smart, thorough, took time to explain everything and presented options clearly.
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The visit went very well. I understood everything that he explained to me. And will follow up as suggested.
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While I had to wait for about 35 min, Dr. Wall actually was very professional and took the time to chat with me about options for treatment and was friendly enough. Good experience.
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Awsome!
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