Dr. Gary Tuma, MD

Dr. Gary Tuma, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Gary Tuma, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Pennington, NJ and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1996 and specializes in plastic surgery.

2 Capital Way Ste 505

Pennington, NJ 08534

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 81% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
more than 60% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 57% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tuma "As a plastic and reconstructive surgeon I believe is restoring and creating form, function and beauty."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Aging Face
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Blepharitis
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Wrinkles

46  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Boston College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Thomas Jefferson U Hosp/Thomas Jefferson U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tuma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tuma's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tuma to family and friends
35 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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  • 1

Dr. Tuma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

I would recommend Dr. Tuma to anyone who needs Hernia Surgery. Dr. Tuma talks to you in words you can understand, he is friendly and interested in making you better, the best way he can.
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Dr. Gary Tuma is an extremely gifted surgeon who performed Abdominal Wall Reconstruction with Component Separation Hernia surgery on me in March, 2018. I was extremely apprehensive regarding this extensive surgery. Dr. Tuma addressed all my concerns and calmed my anxieties. He is a very caring,...more
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I had a breast reduction done with Dr. Tuma. I was skeptical at first - he seemed a bit robotic during my first appointment, mostly reciting a spiel and not that interested in what I had to say about my own body. He turned out to be a very attentive and respectful doctor. My surgery turned out...more
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Just had my 2nd breast reconstruction surgery with Dr. Tuma. Both surgeries went very well. After being diagnosed with cancer Dr. Tuma & the breast surgeon gave me all my options, he explained them all in detail, including written information. I felt much better after talking to him, he took plenty...more
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I cannot say enough what a wonderful doctor and practice to work with. Dr. Tuma's approach and "bedside" manner made me feel comfortable. Questions I had about the procedure both before and after my surgery were answered confidently by Dr. Tuma and his staff. I would definitely recommend to...more
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