Melissa G. Kress, DO

Otolaryngologist
Baylor Scott & White Health

Chief, Section of Pediatric Otolaryngology


Specialties
Otolaryngology, Pediatric Otolaryngology


Patient Care Emphasis
Airway Emergencies, Ear Tube Insertion, Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT), Mastoidectomy, Newborn Surgery, Pediatric Neck Mass, Sinus Surgery, Sleep Apnea - Surgical Treatment, Stridor, Thyroglossal Duct Cyst, Tracheostomy, Vagus Nerve Stimulator Implantation, Pediatric ENT


Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Diplomate of the American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology/Ophthalmology

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    February 20, 2012


    Education
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, DO, 1994
  • Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA, BS, Magna Cum Laude, 1990

  • Specialty Training
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX
  • Otorhinolaryngology Oro-Facial Plastic Surgery Residency, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, St. John Oakland Hospital, Madison Heights, MI
  • Traditional Internship, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, St. John Oakland Hospital, Madison Heights, MI

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery


    Awards and Honors
  • Best Doctors in America, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

  • Professional Memberships
  • American Osteopathic College of Otolaryngology
  • Board Examination Committee and Board Examiner, American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology

  • Languages Spoken
    English


    Locations


    Baylor Scott & White McLane Children's Medical Center
    1901 SW HK Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502
    254-724-5437
    Baylor Scott & White McLane Children's Specialty Clinic - Temple
    1901 SW HK Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502
    254-724-5437

    Appointments