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Dr. Esther Cheung-Phillips, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery ·  Female · Age 45

Dr. Cheung-Phillips

River ENT

6611 River Place Blvd Ste 301 Austin, TX 78730

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Dr. Esther Cheung-Phillips, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Austin, TX. She graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), and more.


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(512) 677-6368

Dr. Cheung-Phillips accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Cheung-Phillips' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Sinusitis
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Dr. Cheung-Phillips treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Cheung-Phillips treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Allergic Rhinitis
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Dr. Cheung-Phillips treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Cheung-Phillips treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Allergic Reaction
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cheung-Phillips treats Allergic Reaction more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Cheung-Phillips treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Cheung-Phillips' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Adult Development Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Cancer
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Cancer
  • Nose Disorders
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Disorders
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Voice Disorders
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Our mission is to provide state of the art, evidence-based medicine combined with compassionate, family-centered otolaryngology (ENT) care for adults and pediatric patients. Located in the beautiful hill country of Austin, our team strives to give yo...

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

Board Certifications

Education

Pennsylvania State University / College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
Residency Hospital
University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
Medical School
2004
Southern Illinois School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Undergraduate School
2004

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Spanish
  • English

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If I could, I would give 0 star to Dr. Cheung-Phillips. I saw Dr. Cheung-Phillips on 03/2018. I had a swollen lymph node under my jaw. Dr. Cheung-Phillips diagnosed and told me do not need to worry, the swollen lymph node is just around 8mm. But I felt it's more than that, so I did ultrasound test, it shows 19mm. After a few weeks, I saw Dr. Cheung-Phillips again. She told me she remembered the swollen lymph node is on my back of neck, and did unnecessary test on my back of neck. My back of
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Dr. Cheung-Phillips has operated on both of my daughters and I can’t say enough good things about her. She is clam, reassuring and just an overall great physician.
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excellent MD!
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Dr. CP and her staff are exceptional in skills and training. I recommended her to our oldest daughter and they helped her with some long term problems. They are great in every way.
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Dr. Phillis and her team are excellent. I have worked in the medical field for over 30 years and my experience could not have been better. My surgery, recovery and the staff's caring and prompt support is at a high level. I recommend patients of all ages. Rick
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Dr. Cheung-Phillips was very professional and thorough.
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What great bedside manor! She showed great patience with my jumpy little girl and put everyone at ease. Very informative and easy to ask questions and understand the answers. Thanks!!
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    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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