Dr. Abib Agbetoba, MD

Dr. Abib Agbetoba, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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35 y/o
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Dr. Abib Agbetoba, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 3 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat, rhinology, and more.Read his story

Texas E.N.T. Specialists

10740 N Gessner Rd Ste 310

Houston, TX 77064
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Agbetoba performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Agbetoba's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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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4  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

60  Conditions Treated

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23  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
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • ENT Surgery
  • 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

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Agbetoba to family and friends
6 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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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 (4)

Dr. Agbetoba is professional and thorough. LIstens and uderstands my history and current issues. Highly recommended
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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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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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Professional, curtious, knowledgeable and caring. Highly recommended
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