Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital
Memorial Hermann Baptist Beaumont Hospital
Beaumont Surgical Affiliates

Sub-specialty training, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, 1994


Internship:  General Surgery, UTMB Galveston
Residency, Otolaryngology, UTMB Galveston


Doctor of Medicine, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, 1984
Alpha Omega Alpha
Aesculapian Society
Carl Frey Tucker Award in Pathology
Student Representative to the Louisiana State Medical Society
Annual Otolaryngology Award
Chancellor’s Award

Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, Louisiana State University, 1980
Phi Kappa Phi
Alpha Epsilon Delta
Mu Sigma Rho
Graduated Cum Laude


  • Inter-Observer Variability in Nasal Analysis, 1989
  • The effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatments and Flap Design on Survival of Skin Flaps in Rats, 1988
  • A Prospective, Controlled, Randomized, and Double-Blind Multicenter Clinical Evaluation of Monoclonal Antibody 17.12.c1.10 for its capacity to detect Head and Neck Carcinoma in Primary Site Malignancies and Lymph Nodes, 1987
  • Endotracheal Tube Safety during Laser Surgery, 1986, First Place Clinical Research


Fontenot, Ray, et al:  Endotracheal Tube Safety during Laser Surgery.  Laryngoscope, 97, August 1987, 919-921.

Presented at the Southern Section Meeting of the Triological Society, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1987


  • Otoplasty, March 15, 1989
  • Parathyroid Disease and Surgery, December 14, 1988
  • Eye Complications in ENT Surgery, August 1988
  • Cleft Lip and Palate, March 31, 1988
  • Reconstruction of the Mandible and Floor of Mouth, January 6, 1988
  • Choanal Atresia, September 30, 1987
  • Toxicity of the Vestibular System, May 20, 1987
  • Chemotherapeutic Agents in Otolaryngology, April 18, 1987
  • TMJ Joint Dysfunction, January 28, 1987
  • Evaluation and Management of Chronic Aspiration, May 7, 1986
  • Thyroid Disease, February 19, 1986
  • Diagnosis and Management of Orbital and Intracranial Complications Secondary to Sinusitis


Introduction to Clinical Medicine, Sophomore Students, 1988-89
Junior Lectures in Otolaryngology, 1988-89
Basic Introductory Course for Otolaryngology Residents, 1988


Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology
Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
American Medical Association
Jefferson County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association
Texas Association of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
American Rhinologic Society