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Location

Texas Medical Center

Rating
Specialty
Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)
Phone: 832-822-3250 (Main) | 713-798-6336 (Jamail)
Fax: 832-825-9070

Address

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, Mark Wallace Tower, Suite 540
Houston, TX 77030

Alex Daniel Sweeney, MD

Assistant Professor and Dorothy L. McGee Endowed Chair, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery

Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Fellowship Neurotology 2015
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Otolaryngology 2013
Baylor College of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2008

About

Alex D. Sweeney, M.D. is double board certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and Neurotology. He has particular interests in hearing loss, cochlear implantation and skull base tumors. He earned his medical degree and completed residency at the Baylor College of Medicine. Following residency, he completed a 2-year clinical and research fellowship as the Michael E. Glasscock III fellow of the Otology Group at Vanderbilt University.

 
Certifications
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery CertificationAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyNeurotology CertificationAmerican Board of Otolaryngology
 
Honors & Awards
MemberAlpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honor society; Texas beta chapter (06/2008)MemberGold Humanism Honor Society (06/2008)
 
Professional Interests
•Hearing Loss
•Tumors of the ear, temporal bone and skull base such as acoustic neuromas/vestibular schwannomas, meningiomas and carcinomas
•Cochlear implantation
•Cholesteatoma and chronic ear disease

Organizations

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Member

Selected Publications

Board Certification

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

Patient and Family Comments

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