Dr. Erich Sturgis, MD

Dr. Erich Sturgis, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Erich Sturgis, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

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

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Tonsil Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

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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

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Free U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Univ Of Tex MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sturgis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sturgis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sturgis to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sturgis' 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)

Dr Sturgis and his staff are a top notch team. Listening to him I got the understanding that he is very confident in his work and as a result of that I too felt very confident. He listens to my concerns and explains everything in terms that I understood. I am still under his care am thankful to...more
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He has an aura of confidence emanating from him. Listens well and explains everything in a non condescending way. Very personable and approachable. I feel that I'm in very good hands and do recommend him highly
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