Dr. Omid Abbassi joined Allergy & ENT Associates in September, 2019. He has practiced general otolaryngology in the Texas Medical Center and in Pearland, TX since July, 2000. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology.
Dr. Abbassi received his Bachelor of Science Degree with highest honors from the University of Texas in Chemical Engineering, followed by a Master’s Degree in Art in Physical Chemistry. He then joined the Medical Scientist Training Program sponsored by the National Institute of Health at Baylor College of Medicine and Rice University. Dr. Abbassi received his Doctor of Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine and Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Engineering from Rice University within six years. He completed his Residency training in Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Fellowship training in Otology-Neurotology at Baylor College of Medicine. During his postgraduate education, he also completed his pilot training and became instrument-rated in single and multi-engine planes.
Dr. Abbassi enjoys practicing otolaryngology and interacting with patients of all ages. He is interested in head and neck surgery, endoscopic sinus surgery, ear surgery, thyroid and parathyroid surgery, and pediatric otolaryngology.