Dr. Andrew Lehr, MD

Dr. Andrew Lehr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lehr was born in Iowa, spent much of his childhood in east Texas, and graduated from high school in Longview in 1982. He received a BA in chemistry from Baylor University in 1986. His medical school education was obtained at University of Texas Southwestern. After a general surgery internship, residency training in Otolaryngology / Head & Neck Surgery was completed at University of Texas Southwestern in 1996. Dr. Lehr has practiced in San Angelo and Waco, Texas, as well as most recently in Boone, North Carolina. He is board certified in Otolaryngology and the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy. Dr. Lehr has been married to his wife, Allison, for almost 25 years. He and his wife have two daughters, Lauren and Elise, and one son Joseph. Their family is excited to be returning to the east Texas area.

1701 S Palestine St Ste B

Athens, TX 75751

Contact Information

(903) 675-2222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Lehr

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Otitis Media
very high
more than 96% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Lehr'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
86

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing

More

Read More
34

Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

More

Read More

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

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • U Tex Sw Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Parkland Hosp-U Tex Sw Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lehr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Lehr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Lehr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Lehr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lehr to family and friends
4.2
based on 10 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Lehr'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 (5)
in Mabank Tx |
Very good experience
Athens, TX |
Staff and Dr. Lehr very attentive. Explained all procedures and answered all our questions at end of visit.
in Malakoff , TX |
Dr Lehr, is a great Doctor, I am a Care Attendants and my client is very hard to deal with, Dr Lehr never seemed irritated, Everything went well, and he look forward to his appointments.
in Athens, TX |
My experience with Dr. Lehr was very good. I would recommend him to anyone. Dr. Lehr takes the time to listen to you about your condition, and tells you what can be done to remedy it. Hopefully I won't need to see him again, but if I do, I will go back without hesitation.
in Boone, NC |
Most thoughtful and compassionate doctor I've ever met. Wonderful Christian man with biblical values and strong ethical treatment. Very intelligent doctor with practical ideas and great predictions.
Have you seen Dr. Andrew Lehr, MD?
Are you Dr. Lehr?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Lehr

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lehr accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Lehr has admitting privileges

East Texas Medical Center - Fairfield
125 Newman St
Fairfield, TX 75840
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Ear, Nose, and Throat
(20)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(8)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(51)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(70)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(56)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(80)
Plastic Surgery
(126)
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
(22)
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
(50)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(26)