Dr. Steven Houser, MD

Dr. Steven Houser, MD

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Dr. Steven Houser, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1993 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, rhinology, and more.

2500 Metrohealth Dr

Cleveland, OH 44109

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UniCare
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Dr. Houser's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Houser treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Houser treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Houser treats Sinusitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Houser treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Houser treats Sleep Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Houser treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking

Dr. Houser's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Atrophic Rhinitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Rhinitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cough
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Papillomas
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nasal Septal Perforation
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Paracentesis
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Radioallergosorbent Test
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Revision Surgery
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sublingual Immunotherapy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to treat the "whole" nose and sinuses - both medical and surgical. I specialize in nasal diseases: allergy, sinus disease; also specializing in treating sleep apnea; I treat Empty Nose Syndrome as well (a rare iatrogenic disorder)

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

Education

1999
University Of Chicago Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Cleveland Clinic Fndn
Residency Hospital
1994
Cleveland Clinic
Internship Hospital
1993
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1989
University Of Notre Dame
Undergraduate School
1999
1998
1994
1993
1989

Languages

  • German
  • English

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Dr. Houser's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Houser

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Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(14)
4 Stars
5%
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3 Stars
5%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
20%
(4)

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The best doctor ever. He's compasionate and listens to what you have to say.
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I had septoplasty, turbinate reduction, ethmoidectomy surgery for chronic sinusitis 6/2018. It was high-risk due to previous eye injury, but I was confident & comfortable in Dr. Houser's abilities. He's extremely knowledgeable, experienced, dedicated in what he does. He takes time to listen to...Read More
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Did a great job for me,
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I think Dr. Houser is competent, but I was rushed through my visit, and he had nothing to offer for the problem I came in for. He also didn't let me know that a procedure he did in the office would incur significant charges. I would never go back to him, because Metro charges hospital fees in...Read More
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Dr houser has taken care of our 6 year old since she was 3....he is gentle, caring and compassionate. He explains everything thoroughly so you can understand and takes time to answer your questions!!
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Humana
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Kaiser Permanente
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MultiPlan
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