Dr. R Paul Fulmer, MD

Dr. R Paul Fulmer, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. R Paul Fulmer, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 28 years. Read his story

115 N Loop 1604 E Ste 1204

San Antonio, TX 78232

Contact Information

(210) 446-0418

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Fulmer

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas


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

Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 97% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Enlarged Turbinates
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Fulmer'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Fulmer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fulmer "Dr. Fulmer is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist, Head & Neck surgeon who brings 20 years of experience to The Austin area. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Baylor University in 1984 and then went on to receive his Doctorate of Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. Fulmer completed his residency with the Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. After having a very successful ENT practice in Tyler, TX for over 20 years, he decided to move back home to Austin and begin a more specialized Rhinology practice involving the treatment of sinusitis and allergy using new techniques in Balloon Sinuplasty . He is a Fellow of both the American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery and the American College of Surgeons, and is a member of the Texas Medical Association. Dr. Fulmer has served frequently with Mercy Ships off the coast of West Africa since 2001. Working along side other volunteers from all over the world , he has preformed life-changing surgeries on the people of Benin, The Gambia, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. He loves to travel, enjoys sailing and is an avid golfer."


Read More

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fulmer "You know the signs of an allergic reaction: sneezing, sniffling, watery eyes, hives, itching and worse. Everyday activities like going for a walk, mowing your lawn, riding a bike, or even going out to a restaurant can seem challenging. Discover relief options now at Texan Allergy & Sinus Center and start living your life again!"


  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Rhinology

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Animal Allergies
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cough
  • Deviated Septum
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Otitis Media
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Disorders


  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Food Sensitivity Testing
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)

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.


  • Baylor U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fulmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Fulmer does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Fulmer and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Fulmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fulmer to family and friends
based on 37 total reviews (14 with comments)
Dr. Fulmer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (14)
in Midland, TX |
evryone was very nice and helpful.
in Midland, TX |
I have never been treated so well by a staff before. They are always so welcoming and genuinely concerned about my well being.
in Midland, TX |
very helpful and informative.
in Midland, TX |
they were very compassionate. everything was quick and pain free.
in Midland, TX |
wonderful dr.
in Midland, TX |
i will be sending friends and family. They did an awesome job.
in Midland, TX |
i was suffering with sinus headaches seaosonally. I am a month out of my procedure and he has fixed 99 percent of my problems.
in Midland, TX |
if you have frequent sinus infections and/or hedaches this procedure will change your life!!
in Midland, TX |
dr fulmer is fantastic. i recommend this sinuplasty to everyone who cannot breathe.
in Midland, TX |
He was very curtious and hsd amazing bedside manor. My experience with texan allergy has been amazing.
in Midland, TX |
The balloon sinuplasty procedure went well. The Dr and staff are friendly. I have had a great outcome.
in Midland, TX |
\Dr. Fulmer wsd wonderful and very attentive.
in Midland, TX |
Best thing in the world I have no moore face pain was delling with pain 24-7 and no moore and very good Dr.
in Houston, TX |
Friendly and courteous staff. Very professional.
Have you seen Dr. R Paul Fulmer, MD?
Are you Dr. Fulmer?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Fulmer

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fulmer accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Fulmer has admitting privileges

Seton Medical Center Austin
1201 W 38th St
Austin, TX 78705
View Hospital Profile
The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center
5656 Bee Caves Rd
West Lake Hills, TX 78746
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Ear, Nose, and Throat
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery