Meet the Doctor

About Dr. Michael Kaplan

Board Certified medical doctor and sinus specialist Michael Kaplan, MD is one of the pioneers of the balloon sinuplasty procedure.

Dr. Kaplan is a partner at the Houston Sinus Center, where all ENT-related conditions are diagnosed and treated with compassion, experience, and the most advanced medicine available in this multifaceted specialty. He is also affiliated with St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, The Methodist Hospital, Houston Sinus Center, Texas Children’s Hospital, and Park Plaza Hospital.

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Board Certified for more than

20 years

Because of his dedication to continued education and innovation, Dr. Michael Kaplan has been Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology since April, 1997, a distinction that identifies Dr. Kaplan as one of the most qualified physicians in his field.

Dr. Kaplan was one of the first otolaryngologists to perform the balloon sinuplasty procedure and is frequently sought after by doctors from around the nation for training and insights on this revolutionary sinus treatment.

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Patient-First Care

Dr. Kaplan is dedicated to you

From offering the latest treatment innovations to making sure you feel safe and heard through your entire experience, Dr. Kaplan and his team at Kaplan sinus relief put patient needs first at every step of the way.

In addition to offering relaxing IV sedation options and low-radiation CT scanning, Kaplan Sinus Relief is the only sinus surgery center in America that uses augmented reality imaging for safer, more precise balloon sinuplasty sinus treatment.

Best of all, all of Dr. Kaplan’s patients are given his personal phone number and are able to call him day or night with any needs or concerns they may have regarding their sinuses. It’s all a part of putting you and your health first, and taking every possible step to help you breathe easier and live better.

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Education

Dr. Kaplan’s education and experience

Dr. Kaplan has studied at some of the nation’s top universities and medical schools, including UT Austin, Baylor College of Medicine, and UCLA.

Secondary Education

Bellaire High School
Bellaire, Texas
1979-1982

Undergraduate Education

University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas
1982-1986

Medical Education

Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
1986-1990

Residency Training

General Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
1990-1992

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

University of California at Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
1992-1996

Board Certification

American Board of Otolaryngology
April, 1997

Professional Society Memberships

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
American Medical Association
Texas Medical Association
Harris County Medical Society
American College of Surgeons, Fellow

Affiliated Hospitals

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital
The Methodist Hospital
Memorial Herman

Honors and Awards

Phi Beta Kappa

Real Patient Reviews

Patients love Dr. Kaplan!

Location

4101 Greenbriar Street, Suite 320

Houston, TX 77098