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Texas Medical Center

Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)
Phone: 832-822-3250 (Main) | 281-469-4688 (CyFair)
Fax: 832-825-9070


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

Texas Children's Specialty Care Cy-Fair
11777 FM 1960 West
Houston, TX 77065

Elton M. Lambert, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Otolaryngology

Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics Fellowship Pediatric Otolaryngology 2015
University of Texas - Health Sciences Center at Houston Residency Otolaryngology 2014
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2009


Special Interests

Salivary Gland Pathology

Congenital and Acquired Head and Neck Masses

Drooling, Swallowing and Aspiration

Airway Disorders

Applications of Ultrasonography in Pediatric Otolaryngology

Undergraduate, Graduate and Continuing Medical Education in Pediatric Otolaryngology.

Dr. Elton M. Lambert has been recently board certified in Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology, a new board exam in which he was a part of the inaugural class along with 14 other Texas Children's Hospital ENT physicians.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Society for Ear, Nose and Throat Advancement in Children

Selected Publications

Lambert EM, Tran HD, Ongkasuwan J. Comparison of Endoscopic and Ultrasonographic Measurements of the Subglottic Airway in Children. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2020 Jun 30:194599820936249.

Volk AS, Davis MJ, Narawane AM, Abu-Ghname A, Dempsey RF, Lambert EM, Tran BH, Wirthlin JO, Buchanan EP. Quantification of Mandibular Morphology in Pierre Robin Sequence to Optimize Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis. Cleft Palate Craniofac J 2020 Aug;57(8):1032-1040.

Zhang WQ, Lambert EM, Ongkasuwan J. Point of care, clinician-performed laryngeal ultrasound and pediatric vocal fold movement impairment. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2020 Feb;129:109773.

Schultz KP, Lambert EM, Buchanan EP. Presentation of a Rare Lobulated Tongue Anomaly. Cleft Palate Craniofac J 2018 Nov;55(10):1467-1469.

Ahmed OG, Lambert EM. Obstructive sleep apnea in a 5 month old with tonsillar hypertrophy secondary to congenital neutropenia: Case report and literature review. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2017 May;96:103-105.

Board Certification

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology

Patient and Family Comments

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.