Dr. Ron Karni, MD

Dr. Ron Karni, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ron Karni, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

6400 Fannin St Ste 2700

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers

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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

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karni has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karni's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karni to family and friends
4.6
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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

Dr. Karni'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr.Karni has been one of the best doctors I have seen. He is truly remarkable and the level of care he provides to his patients are second to none!
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Dr Karni is a Out standing Doctor he puts his paients first I would recommend his office to any one
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I am extremely dissatisfied with the care my father received from Dr. Ron Karni and his office staff. I would like to offer a few suggestions to improve their service so no other patients and families have to feel the same hopeless frustration we have. 1st work on communication, not only with your...more
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Dr. Karni is an amazing surgeon. He is an unicorn in the world of medicine. Dr. Karni genuinely cares about his patients and not just his reputation (which he has respectfully earned) or making insurance companies money. He is honest and straight forward. I would recommended him to anyone!
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Dr. Karni saved my life!! He is the world's greatest thyroid surgeon. I walked into his office convinced I did not have thyroid cancer, and after his kind and gracious way of explaining everything, I left his office knowing I did have thyroid cancer, but that everything was going to be okay. My...more
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