Dr. James Ludwick, MD

Dr. James Ludwick, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o
(41)

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Dr. James Ludwick, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

West Houston ENT & Sleep Center

12606 W Houston Center Blvd Ste 220

Houston, TX 77082
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MVP Health Care
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ludwick performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Sinusitis
high
more than 85% of peers
Sleep Disorders
normal
more than 83% of peers
Earwax Buildup
normal
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Ludwick'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

36  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy

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

  • Medical College Of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ludwick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ludwick's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ludwick to family and friends
41 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (19)

Dr. Ludwick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Ludwick performed a Vidian Nerve Section for me in March and May of 2017. It has been a wonderful result. I had been suffering for a very long time with what I called a "faucet nose" that I couldn't turn off. I had tried everything. He told me about this procedure and since he did it, I have...more
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We had wonderful experience. He explained the procedure, all outcomes was same as doctor explained before the surgery. Doctor Ludwick has mastered his profession well.
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Lack of knowledge. Incompetent. Unsafe. Rude.
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I was so sad to see this doctor treat my mother in a condescending manner. He does not care about his patients. When she asked him to repeat the diagnosis, he was impatient and condescending and ask if she understands English. My mother left in tears. Do not do it. There are plenty of other...more
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rude behavior. not competent in diagnosis, treatment, or surgical skills.
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