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Dr. Mark Zafereo, MD

Head & Neck Surgical Oncology*
4.9 (108)
Map Pin Small Houston, TX
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19 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Mark Zafereo, MD

Dr. Mark Zafereo, MD is a Head & Neck Surgical Oncology Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in Head & Neck Surgical Oncology, has 19 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They graduated from University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston McGovern Medical School and is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Zafereo, completed a residency at Baylor College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Zafereo an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Zafereo works at Practice in Houston, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Thyroid Cancer and Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Zafereo's Office Locations

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    1515 Holcombe Blvd Unit 1445, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 792-6525
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    Ut MD Anderson Cancer Center
    1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 792-2121

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  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Thyroid Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Bone Cancer
Dysphagia
Head and Neck Cancer
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hyperparathyroidism
Oral Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Parathyroidectomy
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adolescent Cancer
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Cancer
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Carcinoma in Situ
Conductive Hearing Loss
Cough
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Dizziness
Ear Ache
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Ear Cancer
Earwax Buildup
Endocrine Cancer
ENT Cancer
Facial Nerve Disorder
Follicular Thyroid Cancer
Gland Cancer
Gum Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer
Leukocytosis
Leukoplakia
Lip Cancer
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Medullary Thyroid Cancer
Melanoma
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Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Metastatic Cancer
Nasal Cavity Cancer
Neck Cancer
Nerve Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Nose Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Papillary Thyroid Cancer
Pediatric Cancer
Pharyngeal Cancer
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Cyst
Secondary Malignancies
Sinus Cancer
Sinusitis
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Throat Cancer
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Tongue Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Trachea Cancer
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Carcinoma
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Polyp
Wheezing
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Audiometry
Carotid Ultrasound
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Facial Bone
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Glossectomy
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Oral Cancer Screening
Parathyroid Surgery
Thyroid Scan
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tonsillectomy
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Mark Zafereo, MD

    Specialties*
    • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1699920876
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Baylor College of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston McGovern Medical School
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston McGovern Medical School
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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    Dr. Zafereo has seen patients for Thyroid Cancer and Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Zafereo on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    108 patients have reviewed Dr. Zafereo. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Zafereo.

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