Dr. Eric Powitzky, MD

Dr. Eric Powitzky, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(34)
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Dr. Eric Powitzky, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1996 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

6624 Fannin St Ste 1480

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Powitzky "I care for every patient as an individual. I trained at Baylor College of Medicine and Vanderbilt and received specialized training at the Vanderbilt Voice Center. The scope of my practice includes adult and ear, nose and throat disorders, and head and neck surgery. My clinical interests include Sinus Surgery, Laryngology, Care of the Professional Voice, and Head and Neck Surgery. I am a Clinical Assistant Professor with Baylor College of Medicine and University of Texas Medical Branch."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Without Navigational System
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroplasty
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Surgery
  • Vocal Fold Medialization Surgery

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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 1992
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Powitzky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Powitzky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Powitzky to family and friends
5.0
based on 34 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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    (34)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Powitzky'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 (2)

in Tomball, TX
Dr. Powitzky is the very very best in his field. I had seen four other ENT specialist and they all could not diagnose the cause of my chronic cough. I went to see Dr. Powitzky almost two years ago now and he diagnosed my condition as a damaged nerve in my throat that was caused by a virus. He...more
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in Houston, TX
Excellent service. Speedy and professional, highly courteous and presentable staff.
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