Dr. Andrew Lehr, MD

Dr. Andrew Lehr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Andrew Lehr, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Athens, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

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

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Top Care Areas

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.

Dr. Lehr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lehr "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."
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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

85  Conditions Treated

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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
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • 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
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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

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Dr. Lehr's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lehr to family and friends
31 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

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 (20)

Dr. Me he is so awesome and very compassionate. My daughter didn't have a single problem because he's so calm matured that it made her feel very comfortable. Her surgery went perfect and we couldn't have asked for a better doctor.
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Dr. Lehr is an excellent doctor and I would recommend him to anyone and have recommended him to my friends for any ENT needs. The first time I went to him he diagnosed a lump on my thyroid that needed to be removed and preformed a partial thyroidlobectomy . I couldn’t be more satisfied with how he...more
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He’s an awesome doctor and my daughter was completely comfortable here
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I had a septoplasty and tonsilectomy/adinoidectomy done about a week ago. Dr. Lehr and his staff have been amazing. I was warned ahead of time about how painful this could be. While it is uncomfortable, it's really not that bad. He has been very good about answering questions and making sure I and...more
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I love Dr. Lehr! He's very courteous and friendly, patient, and compassionate. Great person! He also knows what he's doing......which is a big plus for a doctor....LOL! He has a wonderful staff who work well with him and the atmosphere around the office is very friendly and accomodating. It...more
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