Joseph M. Leary, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT)
Ear and Hearing LossThyroid and ParathyroidNose and SinusSleep ApneaThroat and LarynxHead and Neck Cancer
4.7of 5 | (448) | View Reviews
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Accepting new patients ARC Far West Medical Tower Ages seen from 0 to 99

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About Joseph M. Leary, MD

  • Dr. Leary has six children and the family enjoys camping and tennis. He is also active with ministries at his church.

I believe in practical approaches to treat medical problems. I enjoy working with both children and adults.

Services

Advanced Surgical Treatment of Sleep Apnea

Advanced Surgical Treatment of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a serious, potentially life-threatening condition. Treatment may include oxygen, behavioral changes, surgery, therapy, or the use of a CPAP machine.

Balloon Sinuplasty

Balloon Sinuplasty

Balloon sinuplasty is minimally invasive and effective at relieving symptoms of chronic sinusitis. ENT doctors can open up blocked sinus passageways and drain mucus buildup in patients suffering from chronic sinusitis symptoms by using a flexible balloon catheter.

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Ear Tubes

Ear Tubes

Eustachian Tube Balloon Dilation

Eustachian Tube Balloon Dilation

Head and Neck Cancer (Diagnosis and Treatment)

Head and Neck Cancer (Diagnosis and Treatment)

There are a lot of different cancers covered under "head and neck cancers." These cancers can start in the sinuses, mouth, tongue, throat, tonsils, salivary glands, and voice box.

Inspire Sleep Apnea Treatment

Inspire Sleep Apnea Treatment

Inspire Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation is an FDA-approved obstructive sleep apnea treatment that opens up your airway while you sleep, without a mask. This small device is placed using an outpatient procedure, and the recovery process is short and easy compared to other sleep procedures. You will use a remote to control the device on your own schedule. While you sleep, Inspire allows you to breathe normally and sleep peacefully using nerve stimulation.

Nasal, Septal, and Sinus Surgery

Nasal, Septal, and Sinus Surgery

Sleep Apnea (Diagnosis and Treatment including CPAP & Oral Appliance)

Sleep Apnea (Diagnosis and Treatment including CPAP & Oral Appliance)

Our ENT specialists diagnose and treat sleep apnea through medicine and medical devices such as a CPAP machine.

Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

Thyroid and parathyroid surgery can help regulate the body's metabolism. Surgery aims to help alleviate disease and cancer symptoms and remove tumors.

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Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Tonsillectomies and adenoidectomies are surgeries to have the tonsils and adenoids removed. Often the tonsils and adenoids are removed at the same time. But sometimes, only one or the other is removed.

Ultrasound Guided Biopsy of Thyroid

Ultrasound Guided Biopsy of Thyroid

Voice Care

Voice Care

Our ENT specialists can help treat your voice problems through consultation, medicine, or surgery (if necessary).

Locations & Hours

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Otolaryngology and Sleep Medicine
  • Medical School
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 1988
  • Residency
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, 1993
  • Education
    B.A. in History and Premed Program, The University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 1984
  • Professional Positions
    • Chair, ENT section for the Ascension Seton
    • Served on medical committees at Seton Northwest Hospital and Northwest Surgical Center
  • Awards & Honors
    • "Super Doctors," Texas Monthly, 2010-2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
    • Austin’s Top Doctors, Austin Monthly, 2021, 2022 

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on the helpfulness of the doctor's nurse and/or medical assistant (MA)

4.7out of 5
  • December 7, 2022

    The procedure wasn’t fun, but both the doctor and nurse were informative and encouraging.

  • December 7, 2022

    Excellent video visit. Thanks

  • December 6, 2022

    Thorough assessment and explained things well.

  • November 29, 2022

    I received good service

  • November 24, 2022

    The appointment was very easy. Minimal wait time. The doctor is very knowledgeable, kind and understanding. The office is clean and spacious. Very comfortable.

  • November 17, 2022

    I just feel that I'm going to get the help that I need regards this whole sleep apnea thing. I trust the doctor completely.