Dr. Russell Briggs, MD

Dr. Russell Briggs, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Russell Briggs, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1998 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and allergy.

2765 Bee Caves Rd # 205

Austin, TX 78746

Contact Information

(512) 328-7722

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Perforated Eardrum
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Briggs'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

This content was provided by Dr. Briggs "Dr. Briggs is committed to providing the highest quality of care while treating diseases of the ears, nose and throat. He delivers personal service and state of the art medical and surgical care."

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

82  Conditions Treated

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38  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • 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

  • Davidson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals-Galveston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Briggs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Briggs' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Briggs to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Briggs' 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 (1)

Dr. Russell Briggs gets 5-stars! The office however I would not rate well. At the front desk there is a sign saying "If you have NOT been called back in 20 minutes after your scheduled appointment time, please inform the front desk." In two of the three visits I've made to the office I waited well...more
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