Newton O. Duncan, III, M.D., FACS, FAAP

Dr. Newton Duncan received his undergraduate education at Stanford University, and medical training at Baylor College of Medicine, this was followed by a general surgery internship at Letterman Army Medical Center in San Francisco, and otolaryngology residency at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Duncan completed his pediatric otolaryngology fellowship at the Children’s Hospital and in Seattle, Washington, and the Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children in Sydney, Australia.

A Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army, Dr. Duncan was chief of service and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery residency program director at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington in the late 1980s. Following his term of service with the military, Dr. Duncan joined the full-time faculty of the Department of Otolaryngology at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital, where he still maintains a clinical faculty appointment.

He has served on a host of national specialty committees and has been a frequent course instructor at the meetings of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He received an Honor Award from the Academy in 1996, he has been selected by his fellow physicians for inclusion among The Best Doctors in America and he has been repeatedly included as one of Houston’s “Top Doctors” by Inside Houston magazine, and Texas Super Doctors by Texas Monthly. 

Dr. Duncan is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and is recognized as a Fellow of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, the American College of Surgeons, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.