Dr. Alex Sweeney, MD

Dr. Alex Sweeney, MD

Neurotology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Alex Sweeney, MD is a neurotology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2008 and specializes in neurotology, ear, nose, and throat, and more.Read his story

1977 Butler Blvd Ste E5100

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 798-3200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Sweeney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sweeney "Alex D. Sweeney, M.D. is double board certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and Neurotology. He has particular interests in hearing loss, cochlear implantation and skull base tumors. He earned his medical degree and completed residency at the Baylor College of Medicine. Following residency, he completed a 2-year clinical and research fellowship as the Michael E. Glasscock III fellow of the Otology Group at Vanderbilt University."

3  Specialties

  • Neurotology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Sweeney does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated


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9  Procedures

  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aid Implant
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Stapedectomy

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.


  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Baylor College Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Vanderbilt University Sch Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sweeney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sweeney to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sweeney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Sweeney is extremely thorough. He goes through your surgery procedures with a fine tooth comb. He used language that I could easily understand. I recommended him to a close friend and brother already and will continue to recommend him. Dr. Sweeney is caring and the day of my procedure I heard...more
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Thank you for this positive feedback Margie! I am grateful for your compliment about my attention to detail. I wish you the best and for continued good health!

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Dr. Sweeney is amazingly logical. He will also be honest with you the likely outcome of treatment. Will also ask you if the treatment plans makes sense to you.
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Thank you for this lovely feedback! I am grateful for your compliment about my honesty. I wish you the best!

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I have loved Dr. Sweeney! He's very personable and explains things very clearly to me.
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Thank you, Jennifer, for your kind words! I am grateful you took time for provide this positive feedback. Best of health in the future!

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