We found 5 head and neck surgeons who accept Blue Choice Silver PPO 003 near Sunnyvale, TX.

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Specializes in Otolaryngology
341 Wheatfield Drive; Suite 100
Sunnyvale, TX
 

Dr. Samuel Antony practices otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) in Rowlett, TX, Sunnyvale, TX, and Garland, TX. After attending Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport for medical school, Dr. Antony completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Louisiana State University. Clinical interests for Dr. Antony include throat problems, endoscopic sinus surgery, and audiometry test. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Antony is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, and Lake Pointe Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Audiometry Test, Sinus Problems, Ear Problems, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Neck Problems, Nose ... (Read more)

Dr. Jeffrey Alan West, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
763 East Highway 80; Suite 230
Forney, TX
 

Dr. Jeffrey West is a specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He works in Rockwall, TX, Rowlett, TX, and Forney, TX. He has indicated that his clinical interests include thyroid problems. Dr. West honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, and Lake Pointe Medical Center. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Thyroid Problems

Dr. Geetha Subramanian, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
231 South Collins Road
Sunnyvale, TX
 

Dr. Geetha Subramanian practices otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) in Mesquite, TX, Sunnyvale, TX, and Garland, TX. On average, patients gave her a rating of 1.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Subramanian is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. After completing medical school at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. Dr. Subramanian (or staff) is conversant in Tamil and Hindi. She is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. Dr. Subramanian's practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Otolaryngology
763 East Highway 80; Suite 230
Forney, TX
 

Dr. Kenny Iloabachie sees patients in Forney, TX, Wylie, TX, and Rockwall, TX. His medical specialty is otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Dr. Iloabachie's areas of expertise consist of sinusitis (sinus infection), hearing loss, and thyroid problems. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Iloabachie is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall and Lake Pointe Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Ear Problems, Hearing Loss, Sinusitis, Thyroid Problems, Parathyroid Disease

Specializes in Allergy, Other, Otolaryngology
2900 N Belt Line Road
Sunnyvale, TX
 

Dr. John McKee is an allergist and otolaryngologist in Sunnyvale, TX. Patients rated Dr. McKee highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch 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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