Dr. Oscar Tamez, MD

Dr. Oscar Tamez, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(29)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Oscar Tamez, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Round Rock, TX. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

7201 Wyoming Spgs

Round Rock, TX 78681

Contact Information

(512) 255-8070

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Earwax Buildup
high
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tamez "To provide the highest quality, courteous care for my patients. To antipate the needs of my patients. To become your partner in health."
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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

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Development Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Pediatric Head and Neck Disorders
  • Pediatric Neck Neoplasms
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Disorders
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Voice Disorders

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Congenital ENT Surgery
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Faculty : University Of Texas Health Science Center Houston
    Other Education | Completed 1999
  • Faculty: University Of California San Francisco At Fresno
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tamez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tamez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tamez to family and friends
3.5
based on 29 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Tamez's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

San Antonio, TX |
My whole family and myself go here. Dr. Tamez is truly a pioneer and the results of how much better we are sleeping, performing in sports and overall quality of life prove it. My daughter is oxygenating so much better- she is on half the amount of adhd meds that she was before being treated by him....more
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Cedar Park, TX |
Very fast and courteous service. Dr Tamaz is very sweet and extremely professional. Office staff is great too!
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Round Rock, TX |
I recently had an appointment for my son. The staff and Dr. Tamez were all very friendly and knowledgeable. They were also great with my 4 year old and it was a pleasant visit for all. Highly recommend!
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Round Rock, TX |
I highly don't recommend having Dr. Tamez do surgery on you ! I had my sinuses opened up by him January 2017 and was told ten weeks to recovery and l would be so pleased with being able to breathe through my nose. Well here it is almost October 2017 and still can't breathe through my nose and have...more
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Georgetown, TX |
I can't imagine anyone leaving anything but 5 stars for Dr. Tamez and his staff. He is kind, very thorough, and has referred me to specialists outside his area because he is concerned about some problems I am having - - what ENT does that? He is one of the top doctors I have ever used - and we...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tamez accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Tamez has admitting privileges

St. David's Georgetown Hospital
2000 Scenic Dr
Georgetown, TX 78626
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St. David's North Austin Medical Center
12221 North Mopac Expressway
Austin, TX 78758
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St. David's Round Rock Medical Center
2400 Round Rock Ave
Round Rock, TX 78681
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