Dr. Russell D. Briggs, MD

Dr. Russell D. Briggs, MD http://d1ffafozi03i4l.cloudfront.net/img/prov/Y/C/6/YC645_w120h160_v5797.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Russell D. Briggs, MD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 43

2765 Bee Caves Rd # 205
Austin, TX 78746
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Briggs:

1

Dr. Briggs' Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Briggs' Care Philosophy

Dr. Briggs' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Briggs Performs

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • See all 29 procedures

Conditions Dr. Briggs Treats

MoreGet the facts on Dr. Briggs

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705
Winter Haven Hospital
200 Avenue F NE
Winter Haven, FL 33881

See All 3 Hospital Locations

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Briggs

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Ear Nose and Throat Center Austin
Ear, Nose, Throat & Allergy Center of Austin
2765 Bee Caves Rd # 205
Austin, TX 78746
Ear Nose and Throat Center Austin
Ear Nose and Throat Center Austin
102 Westlake Dr Ste 103
West Lake Hills, TX 78746
MoreSchedule an appointment
Healthgrades

7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

Directions to Dr. Briggs' Office

From:
To:

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
Dr. Karen L. Stierman, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Same location as Dr. Briggs
Dr. Melba Lewis, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
1.84 miles away
Dr. Christopher Dehan, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
3.53 miles away
Dr. James R. Eskew, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
3.37 miles away
Dr. Robert Nason, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
3.45 miles away
Dr. Thomas P. Nowlin, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
3.37 miles away
Dr. Kimberly M. Hewitt, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Same location as Dr. Briggs
Dr. Blake Anderson, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
1.46 miles away
Dr. Michael J. Yium, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
3.37 miles away
Dr. James Robison III, MD
Ear, Nose, and Throat
0.47 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.
  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Briggs' Experience

    Dr. Briggs' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Allergy

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
    1
    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Cochlear Implant Insertion
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • ENT Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Nasal Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Wound Repair
    2
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergies
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Ear Infection
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hearing Loss
    More
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Head
    • Nasal Obstruction
    • Nasal Polyp
    • Neck Cancer
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinus Disorders
    • Sinus Problems
    • Sinusitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Snoring
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
    Less
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Briggs

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Florida College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals-Galveston

    Undergraduate Schools

    Davidson College
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Briggs & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Briggs' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Briggs has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 3
    • Seton Northwest Hospital

    • St. David's Medical Center

    • Winter Haven Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Briggs

    Dr. Russell D. Briggs, MD
    Are you Dr. Briggs?
    Post a response on your personalized profile.

    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
    • 8 responses
    1 5 8

    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Briggs to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Briggs' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Briggs

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How was your experience with Dr. Briggs?

    Provide feedback so others can make an informed decision.

  4. Recommended Reading
    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Briggs accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Guardian
    • Humana
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    Less
    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Office Locations

    A
    Ear Nose and Throat Center Austin
    Ear, Nose, Throat & Allergy Center of Austin
    2765 Bee Caves Rd # 205
    Austin, TX 78746
    (512) 328-7722 (Office)
    (512) 328-7724 (Fax)
    B
    Ear Nose and Throat Center Austin
    102 Westlake Dr Ste 103
    West Lake Hills, TX 78746
    (512) 328-7722 (Office)
    Loading map...

    Know Before You Go

    At Your Appointment

    What to Ask Your Doctor About Allergies

    Are You Allergic to Your Clothes?

    If your clothes make you itch, it could be contact dermatitis.

    Natural Remedies for Allergy Relief

    From saline rinses to yoga, read up on ways to ease the sneeze naturally.
  5. How was your experience with Dr. Briggs?

    Help other patients, and let the doctor know how he's doing

    How was your experience with Dr. Briggs?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Briggs to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Briggs
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Briggs
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

    We will be sending you a link to verify your survey.

    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.