Dr. John Moorhead, MD

Dr. John Moorhead, MD

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Age 54
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Dr. John Moorhead, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1989 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.

915 Gessner Rd Ste 225

Houston, TX 77024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Moorhead'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.

Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

70  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Turbinate Reduction

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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

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Baylor College of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America, 2003-2004
  • Best Doctors in America, 2005-2006
  • Best Doctors in America, 2007-2008
  • Best Doctors in America, 2011-2012
  • Best Doctors in America, 2009-2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Moorhead has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Moorhead's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Moorhead to family and friends
37 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Moorhead'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 (18)

Dr. Moorhead is wonderful. He is very patient and he took time to learn about my medical history and the problems I am having currently. Very mild mannered. I definitely will recommend him to anyone.
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I had sleep apnea and had the back of my tounge area lasered to allow me to breathe better while sleeping. Dr. Moore head was wonderful and my surgery was a hit! I sleep better and feel a world of difference in general. I have a ton more energy because my mind and body get proper rest now. Dr....more
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This was my first visit with Dr. Moorehead; I had been referred to him by another doctor. He determined that I needed to have a small localized procedure and he went out of his way to ensure he could perform the procedure that day. He is easy to talk to and did a wonderful job.
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DR Moorhead gives you a feeling of confidence. He has a kind caring manner!
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Dr. Moorehead was excellent. He was very clear with the information about my boys needs. He explained his plan to get them better. He made feel confident in his knowledge and experience. The complete visit was very smooth. We did not have to wait long at all. And everyone in the office was very...more
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