Dr. Andrew de Jong - Ear/Nose/Throat
Andrew de Jong, MD, is a board certified Otolaryngologist and has practiced in Bryan-College Station since 1999. He also works in our Brenham, Giddings and La Grange offices. He is a clinical faculty member of the Texas A&M Health Science Center. From 1997 to 1999, he was a faculty member of the Bobby R. Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences as an attending physician in Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Texas Children's Hospital and served as the Clinic Director of the Children's Hearing and Auditory Rehabilitation Services.
He performed the first cochlear implant in Bryan-College Station.
Dr. de Jong has served as President of the Texas Association of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and has served as the Chief of Staff of St. Joseph's Regional Health Center in Bryan, Texas in 2006 and as Chief of Surgery at St. Joseph's Regional Health Center and the College Station Medical Center. He has received numerous awards including being selected by his peers for the "Best Doctors in America" database, the “Guide to America’s Top Physicians” by the Consumers’ Research Council of America, a Presidential Citation from the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and was recognized as a "Texas Super Doctor" by Texas Monthly. He was also voted the "Best Physician" in the Bryan-College Station Eagle's Readers' Choice Awards.
Dr. de Jong is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and a member of the American Medical Association, the Texas Medical Association, Texas Association of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and the Brazos-Robertson County Medical Society. He has taught courses on Leadership in Medicine to medical students at the Texas A&M.
Dr. de Jong attended the Texas A&M University for his undergraduate degree and Baylor College of Medicine for medical school. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas which included service at the Methodist Hospital, St. Luke’s Hospital, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas Childrens Hospital, Ben Taub General Hospital and the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He then completed a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Hospital for Sick Children at the University of Toronto School of Medicine. He then spent time studying Pediatric Cochlear Implants at the Bionic Ear Institute at the University of Melbourne in Australia.