Amber U. Luong, MD, PhD
- Clinical Interests:
- Allergic fungal rhinosinusitis, medical and surgical management of refractory chronic rhinosinusitis, sinonasal tumors, CSF leak repairs, endoscopic orbital and dacryocystorhinostomy surgery
- Board Certification:
American Board of Otolaryngology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 2002
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 2007
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2008
Dr. Amber Luong is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
She obtained her PhD under the Nobel laureates Drs. Michael Brown and Joseph Goldstein for the identification and biochemical characterization of a novel human enzyme, acetyl coA synthetase. Dr. Luong has co-authored over 80 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. Her primary research interest focuses on understanding the pathophysiology of allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS) as a model for studying the local immune response of the paranasal sinuses.
Board certified in Otorhinolaryngology, Dr. Luong’s clinical interests include medical and surgical management of refractory chronic rhinosinusitis, sinonasal tumors, cerebrospinal fluid leak repairs, and endoscopic orbital and dacryocystorhinostomy surgery.
- UT Physicians Otorhinolaryngology – Texas Medical Center
6400 Fannin Street, Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77030