Dr. Gary Lake III, MD

Dr. Gary Lake III, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Gary Lake III, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1300 McFarland Blvd NE Ste 150

Tuscaloosa, AL 35406

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Ache
very high
more than 98% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

54  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Carraway Meth Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lake III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lake III's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lake III to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Lake III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Lake is by far the best ENT here in Tuscaloosa. Thank you so much for all that you did for us. There's a whole lot more that I can say, but I'm confident that I will get my chance to say it directly to you. You are a physician, but in my opinion; you are one of God's Angels. Thank you -Angela...more
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I love Dr. Lake. He helped me by putting tubes in my ears at the age of 60. I love his friendly staff and his office is so organized. My appointments are always on time and I don't have to wait for him to see me. He quickly treats me and I'm out of his office in no time. I love that he does not...more
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Dr Lake is a very caring and understanging Dr. He listens to your concerns and gives you the best advice for your care. He performed Nasal surgery on me and explained the procedure, and what to expect after surgery. The surgery went perfect and there was virtually no pain after. I had been having...more
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