Dr. Gorup is a New York City native and received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Columbia University. He received his Doctorate of Medicine in 1992 from the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed his surgical and otolaryngology residency at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in 1998, serving as Chief Resident during his final year. There he had the opportunity to train with preeminent surgeons, including Dr. Mehmet Oz. Dr. Gorup completed a highly selective fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California in 1999. He remained on the medical staff at USC and also had a private practice in Beverly Hills. In 2004, he established a specialty division in a newly formed multispecialty group in Indiana, where he practiced until relocating to South Florida in 2012. Dr. Gorup is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology. In 2003, he completed Board Certification in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Gorup has published articles in professional journals and has authored chapters in medical textbooks. He has held several academic appointments, including Clinical Instructor at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California and Adjunct Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at the Purdue University College of Health and Human Sciences.