David R. White, M.D.

Accepting New Patients
Degree M.D.
School Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Board Certification
  • American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric ENT
  • ENT - Pediatric
Clinical Interests
  • Congenital deafness
  • Head and neck masses
  • Hemangiomas
  • Otolaryngology - head and neck surgery
  • Pediatric ear disease
  • Pediatric hearing loss
  • Pediatric otology
  • Pediatric sleep medicine
  • Pediatric speech and swallowing disorders
  • Velopharyngeal insufficiency
Accepts New Patients Yes


Summey Medical Pavilion
2250 Mall Drive
North Charleston, SC 29406
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East Cooper Medical Pavilion
1600 Midtown Avenue
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Children's Hospital
10 McClennan Banks Drive
Charleston, SC 29425
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David R. White, M.D., is a professor in the Department of Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery and the director of pediatric otolaryngology at the Medical University of South Carolina. He joined the department in 2005 after completing a fellowship in pediatric otolaryngology -- head and neck surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. White is a native of Charleston, South Carolina, and graduated from Davidson College in 1994. He then received his M.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina and completed his residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at the University of North Carolina.

Dr. White’s practice focuses entirely on the care of children with ear, nose, and throat problems. He has authored over 100 articles and chapters in medical journals and textbooks and has won multiple research awards at national otolaryngology meetings. Dr. White has particular expertise in the treatment of children with ear/hearing problems, speech and swallowing disorders, and airway problems. He is a member of the airway and aspiration center for children, craniofacial anomalies and cleft palate center, the velopharyngeal insufficiency and speech team, the cochlear implant center, and the vascular anomalies program at the Medical University of South Carolina.