Dr. Walter Appling, MD

Ear, Nose, and ThroatMaleAge 69

Dr. Walter Appling, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine medical school in 1977. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Appling to book an appointment.

Dr. Appling
1504 Taub Loop Ste 160 Houston, TX 77030
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Appling's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Earwax Buildup
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appling treats Earwax Buildup more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Appling treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Oral Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appling treats Oral Cancer more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Appling treats this condition more than 45% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Lip Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Palate Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
Otitis Media
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appling treats Otitis Media more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Appling treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Appling's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anosmia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Broken Nose
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wheezing

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(713) 873-2000

Dr. Appling accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Appling, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1983
Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Baylor College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1977
Baylor College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Walter Appling, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Appling frequently treats Earwax Buildup, Oral Cancer, and Otitis Media. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Appling treats.

Where is Dr. Walter Appling, MD's office located?

Dr. Appling's office is located at 1504 Taub Loop Ste 160, Houston, TX 77030. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

1504 Taub Loop Ste 160 Houston, TX 77030
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