John Riley Austin , MD

Otolaryngology ,Neurological Surgery , Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery

(956) 428-4221

Valley Ear Nose & Throat Specialists
510 Victoria Ln Ste 5
Harlingen, TX 78550

Overview

John R. Austin, MD, specializes in surgical disorders of the head and neck, sinus disease, snoring, tumors, children, & infants. Beginning in the early 80's, Dr. Austin studied medicine at The University of Utah followed by an internship and residency at The University of Southern California, Los Angeles County Medical Center. He then completed his fellowship in head and neck surgical oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas, Houston. Board certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners, the American Board of Otolaryngology, and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Austin is one of the elite Who's Who in Medicine and Health Care. Faculty appointments thus far range from assistant professorships to clinical instructor positions at prestigious institutions and published works authored by Dr. Austin may be found in a variety of otolaryngology literature. Dr. Austin is married to nephrologist Sara Goehringer Austin, MD, and the couple spends liesure time with their three children.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 35 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Utah School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1986

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Seton Medical Center Austin
  • St David's Round Rock Medical Center
  • Valley Baptist Medical Center

Specialties: Otolaryngology ,Neurological Surgery , Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Blue Essentials HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • FirstCare PPO
  • FirstCare Select
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Premier MRF
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • TX Ambetter
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Austin's Office Information

Valley Ear Nose & Throat Specialists
510 Victoria Ln Ste 5
Harlingen, TX 78550
(956) 428-4221

Fax:
Website: www.rgv-vent.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Austin's Other Office Information

Fax:
Website:austinentassociates.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Austin ENTAssoociates
1010 Ranch Road 620 S Ste 107
Lakeway, TX 78734
(512) 458-6391

Fax:(512) 245-4782
Website:austinentassociates.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Valley Ear Nose & Throat Specialists
4770 N Expressway Ste 304
Brownsville, TX 78526
(956) 350-8787

Fax:(956) 635-0961
Website:www.rgv-vent.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Valley Ear Nose & Throat Specialists
2101 S Cynthia St Ste A
McAllen, TX 78503
(956) 687-7896

Fax:(956) 668-7914
Website:www.rgv-vent.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Sat8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Sun-