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Excellence you can trust!

Dr Madeleine Samuelson Herman

SCENT Houston was established to provide expert sinus and ENT care in Houston, Memorial Villages, River Oaks, Tanglewood and beyond. Our goal is to offer patient-centered, personalized treatments you can trust. We are proud to offer comprehensive ear, nose, and throat evaluations to patients throughout Houston by a board-certified ENT specialist and surgeon that has been repeatedly voted a Houston "Top Doc." SCENT Houston treats a wide variety of conditions, including snoring and sleep apnea, nasal and sinus disease, hearing loss, and cosmetic concerns. Whether you are a new or longtime patient, we are committed to learning about your personal needs to create the best treatment plan for you. 

Meet Dr. Herman


Dr. Madeleine S. Herman, MD, MPH

Dr. Madeleine Samuelson Herman, MD, MPH completed her undergraduate studies with High Honors at the University of Texas at Austin from the Plan II Honors Program, with a focus in Public Health and Nutrition. There, she was inducted into the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa Honor society and completed a thesis entitled "Pediatric Obesity: A Public Health Perspective."


Then, she went on to attend the University of Texas Medical School in Houston (now McGovern Medical School), where she graduated with her Medical Doctorate and Masters in Public Health, and she conducted research at MD Anderson Cancer Center's Department of Head and Neck Surgery. She then completed specialty training in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Louisiana State University in Shreveport and the esteemed Vanderbilt University Medical Center, which frequently ranks in the Top 5 Best Otolaryngology Programs in the US according to US News and World Report and Doximity Physician Rankings.


Dr. Herman has numerous publications studying Otolaryngology, sinus disease and treatments, biologic and immunologic treatments of sinonasal diseases, and Head and Neck Cancer. She was recently named a "Top Doc" by Houstonia magazine for 2020 and 2021, an honor voted on by her peers, and she is a faculty lecturer for the University of Houston Medical School. She founded SCENT Houston to provide advanced Sinus and ENT care for Houstonians. 

During her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, and exploring amazing Houston cuisine. 

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