Dr. Abib Agbetoba, MD

Dr. Abib Agbetoba, MD

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34 y/o
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Dr. Abib Agbetoba, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 34 years old and has been practicing for 9 years. Read his story

Texas E.N.T. Specialists

10740 N Gessner Rd Ste 310

Houston, TX 77064
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Agbetoba's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Agbetoba "Dr. Abib Agbetoba is the Director of the Texas Allergy and Sinus Center. He is a board certified Otolaryngologist with specialized fellowship training in advanced sinus and skull base surgery. His areas of interest include allergy, medical and surgical management of sinusitis, smell & taste disorders, tumors of the skull base & paranasal sinus, repair of cerebrospinal fluid leaks as well as minimally invasive in-office procedures such as balloon sinuplasty. Dr. Abib Agbetoba received his medical degree from the University of Texas at Houston Health & Science Center graduating with honors and induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his internship and residency training at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and a fellowship training in Skull Base Surgery and Rhinology at the University of Texas at Houston Health & Science Center Texas Sinus Institute. Dr. Agbetoba has been actively involved in clinical research and is authored in multiple peer reviewed journals and co-authored in multiple ENT textbooks. He has presented both oral and poster presentations at regional and national meetings with an emphasis on rhinologic and skull base disorders. He remains an active member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and American Rhinologic Society. As a native Houstonian, It has been a long time goal of his to return home and provide outstanding medical care to the community that has given him so much. Dr. Agbetoba's approach to patient care involves treating and caring for the 'person' and not just the 'disease'. Each patient is unique, regardless of how simple or complex the problem may be and it is imperative that the clinician's approach embodies this philosophy. Away from work Dr. Agbetoba enjoys spending time with his lovely wife and son. He also remains a die-hard Houstonian sports fanatic, enduring through the good times and bad of his home town teams the Astros, Rockets, and Texans."

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Rhinology
  • Sinus Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
  • Allergies
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Facial Fracture
  • Foreign Body in Nose
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Hearing Loss
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Allergies
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nose Polyposis, Familial
  • Nose Tumor
  • Nosebleed
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Otitis Media
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Runny Nose
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Infections
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Sinus Tumor
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smell and Taste Disorders
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinonasal Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
  • Turbinate Reduction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University Of Texas At Houston-Texas Sinus Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Agbetoba has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Agbetoba's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Agbetoba to family and friends
4.4
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Agbetoba's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Houston, TX |
He is very patient, doesn't rush you and explains himself very well. I was impressed and would see him again. The staff in this office is very nice and I feel comfortable being there.
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Houston,TX |
after multiple tests and looks up my nose and a CT SCAN of sinuses that came back clear, he wanted to still perform surgery without even knowing if he could fix my problem, Or if I had a problem. I sought a second opinion after going to my regular physician to get cleared for the surgery, my GP...more
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in Spring, TX |
Professional, curtious, knowledgeable and caring. Highly recommended
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Dr. Agbetoba accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Agbetoba has admitting privileges

Tomball Regional Medical Center
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Houston Methodist Hospital
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Houston Northwest Medical Center
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Houston, TX 77090
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Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
6411 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
23900 Katy Fwy
Katy, TX 77494
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Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital
18951 N Memorial Dr
Humble, TX 77338
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North Cypress Medical Center
21214 Northwest Fwy
Cypress, TX 77429
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