We found 7 head and neck surgeons who accept Blue Advantage Gold HMO 014 near Edinburg, TX.

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Dr. Carlos Ramon Ayala, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
800 E Dove Avenue; Suite F and G
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Carlos Ayala's areas of specialization are facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat); he sees patients in McAllen, TX. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. These areas are among Dr. Ayala's clinical interests: facial problems, eyelid surgery, and rosacea. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Ayala has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Dermabrasion, Chin Implants, Juvederm, Chemical Peels, Chin Surgery, Facelift, Forehead Lift, Sinus ... (Read more)

Dr. David Aubrey Lee, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
2505 Cornerstone Boulevard
Edinburg, TX
 

Dr. David Lee is a plastic surgeon and ear, nose and throat specialist. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lee include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Lee is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He studied medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Lee has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Nose Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

Specializes in Other, Otolaryngology
2821 Michael Angelo Drive; Suite 201
Edinburg, TX
 

Dr. Vincent Honrubia specializes in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) and practices in Edinburg, TX. Patient ratings for Dr. Honrubia average 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Honrubia honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine. He speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Otolaryngology
2709 Cornerstone Boulevard
Edinburg, TX
 

Dr. Eugene Mackie specializes in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) and practices in Edinburg, TX. Dr. Mackie is a graduate of the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Mackie average 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Otolaryngology
801 E Nolana Avenue; Suite 4
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Tan Nguyen, who practices in McAllen, TX and Harlingen, TX, is a medical specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. Dr. Nguyen is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Otolaryngology
4302 S Sugar Road; Suite 106
Edinburg, TX
 

Dr. Sarah Rodriguez is a specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). She works in Edinburg, TX. She studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Rodriguez accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Specializes in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
2821 Michaelangelo Drive; Suite 303
Edinburg, TX
 

Dr. Simon Milov sees patients in Edinburg, TX. His medical specialties are otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) and head & neck plastic surgery. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He studied medicine at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine.

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What is Head and Neck Surgery?

Head and neck surgery is a subspecialty that provides advanced surgical care for the head, face, neck, and throat. Most head and neck surgeons begin their careers as otolaryngologists (ENTs) or plastic surgeons, but becoming certified as a head and neck surgeon requires additional training.

A surgeon who treats the head and neck has very specific considerations to take into account when operating. The delicate structures of the head and neck control our senses, our speech, our ability to chew and swallow food, and even our ability to breathe. A head and neck surgeon has to be careful to preserve the many functions of the head and neck when performing an operation. Also, when operating on or around the face, extreme care must be taken to leave as few scars as possible, since the face is a critical part of identity and social interaction. It all adds up to a tricky job.

Some of the issues a head and neck surgeon might treat include:
  • Cancer
  • Trauma to the face or neck
  • Thyroid disorders requiring surgery
  • Sinus surgery
  • Tonsillectomies / adenoidectomies
  • Cleft palate repair
  • Disorders of the larynx (voice box)

Cancers, especially of the esophagus, mouth, lips, and skin around the face or throat, are one of the most common issues requiring head or neck surgery. Most often, head and neck cancers are related to tobacco use. Chewing tobacco in particular affects the lips and mouth. Other risk factors for head and neck cancers include alcohol use and sun exposure.

Often after surgery, but particularly after the removal of a tumor, head and neck surgeons will perform reconstructive surgery, including microvascular surgery to connect or replace skin tissue. The goal is to restore not only a patient’s function but also their appearance in this critical area of the body, improving self-esteem.
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