Dr. Luis Balbuena Jr, MD

Dr. Luis Balbuena Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Luis Balbuena Jr, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Marshall, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1991 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

703 S Washington Ave

Marshall, TX 75670

Contact Information

(903) 927-6880

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

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

Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

59  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • 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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Brooke Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balbuena Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Balbuena Jr's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balbuena Jr to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Balbuena Jr'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)

My family have been patients for around 13 yrs. He has been amazing with my thyroid, surgery and all. Him and his staff really do care about the patient and it shows.
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Dr. Balbuena is very caring and his staff is very professional, I have suffered from allergies until I was tested and treated...I would highly recommend their service to anyone!
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