Evan Walgama, MD

Evan Walgama, MD is a board certified Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeon and a fellowship-trained Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgeon. He is trained in the medical and surgical management of all aspects of general Otolaryngology.

Dr. Walgama has a particular interest in chronic sinusitis, nasal polyposis, sinonasal tumors, and endoscopic skull base surgery. He participates in the multispecialty treatment of difficult to control sinusitis as well as complex skull base disorders such as pituitary tumors, cerebrospinal fluid leaks, chordomas, and benign and malignant tumors of the nose, sinuses, and nasopharynx.

Dr. Walgama graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelors degree in philosophy. He received his M.D. from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and was a junior member of Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He completed a five-year residency in Otolaryngology at the same institution where he served as chief resident at Parkland Memorial Hospital. He then completed a prestigious fellowship in Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery at Stanford University under the mentorship of Peter Hwang, MD.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Walgama is active in clinical research. He has presented original research at national meetings and publishes in peer-reviewed journals in his specialty. He is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and the American Rhinologic Society.