Dr. Colin Pero, MD

Dr. Colin Pero, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Colin Pero, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston in 2003 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and facial plastic & reconstructive surgery.Read his story

5425 W Spring Creek Pkwy Ste 170

Plano, TX 75024

Contact Information

(214) 382-5100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Allergic Rhinitis
high
more than 87% of peers
Earwax Buildup
normal
more than 80% of peers
Ear Ache
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Dr. Pero's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pero "Dr. Pero joined North Dallas ENT in 2009. He is Double Board-Certified in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. In addition to practicing all aspects of Otolaryngology, as a fellowship-trained Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr. Pero brings expertise in the areas of aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, head and neck to North Dallas ENT. He is a graduate of Allen High School, and then attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas where he received a Presidential Scholarship and was on the Dean's List while earning his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology with a focus on Pre-Medical Studies. Dr. Pero attended the University of Texas at Houston Medical School where he was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society; the only nationally recognized honor society for medical school students. Following medical school, Dr. Pero performed his internship in General Surgery at the famed Charity Hospital in New Orleans. His residency in Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery (Ear, Nose and Throat) was also completed in New Orleans at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. At the conclusion of his residency, he was selected for a coveted fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical School. Dr. Pero studied under the guidance of Dr. Dean M. Toriumi, a world-renowned expert in Facial Plastic Surgery with an emphasis on aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the nose. As an author of multiple peer-reviewed journal articles, textbook chapters and presentations at national and international meetings, he has contributed to many fields of Ear, Nose and Throat medicine. He serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the University of Texas-Southwestern Medical School's Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, where he instructs the department's residents primarily in the field of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. His wife, Roxanne, is an Obstetrician/Gynecologist in private practice at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas. They have one awesome son, are active in their church and their community and enjoy traveling, live music and playing with their two crazy dogs, both Hungarian Wirehaired Vizslas."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pero "Caring, compassionate physician dedicated to quality care tailored to each individual patient's unique diagnosis and situation."

2  Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

49  Conditions Treated

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55  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Complex Revision Rhinoplasty
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC Injection
  • Laser Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Facelift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Primary Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • 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 1998
  • University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Charity Hosp of New Orleans
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Illiniois-Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • RealSelf.com Best Rhinoplasty Surgeon, 2011
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2011
  • D Magazine Best Doctors Collin County, 2011
Media & Publications
  • Multiple published book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pero's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pero to family and friends
52 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (52)

  • 5
    (46)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Pero'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 (16)

My 22 yr old daughter is a patient of Dr. Pero. He is an exceptionally kind man with a bedside manner I rarely see...even in older, veteran doctors. He puts his patients at ease, while offering them an extensive education on their health issue. He is highly respected by his peers as well.
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Dr. Pero was very considerate, patient, and knowledgeable. I was reluctant to have a fiber optic scope done, due to nerves, but he suggested trying it very slow to see how I got along. If I didn't like it, he would immediately stop and pull out the scope. I appreciated his willingness to...more
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Knowledgeable and strong background, professional
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He's a knowledgable physician with incredible skill. But more than that he has an indelible sense of humor and makes you try to feel comfortable with every step of your procedure. I had him do my septoplasty and turbinate reduction and could not be happier.
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Dr. Pero and his staff are always so professional and courteous. Dr. Pero takes the time to explain everything very well and answer any questions about care. I travel over six hours, one way, for my appointments. Dr. Pero's staff always work over and beyond to coordinate any other appointments I...more
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