Dr. Ralph Tufano, MD

Dr. Ralph Tufano, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Ralph Tufano, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Suny At Buffalo School Of Med And Biomedical Science in 1995 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, endocrine surgery, and more.

601 N CAROLINE ST

Baltimore, MD 21287

Contact Information

(410) 955-3071

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Tufano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tufano performs Thyroid Lobectomy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tufano performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tufano performs Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tufano performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Thyroidectomy
Head and Neck Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tufano performs Head and Neck Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Tufano performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Tufano's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Chronic Sinusitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cough
Deafness
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
ENT Surgery
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Eyelid Disorders
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Larynx Conditions
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Otitis Media
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Pulmonary Disease
Salivary Gland Cancer
Sinus Surgery
Sinusitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tinnitus
TMJ
Tongue Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Uvulectomy
Vocal Cord Paralysis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ralph Tufano, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Suny At Buffalo School Of Med And Biomedical Science in 1995 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, endocrine surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Pa Health System
Residency Hospital
1995
Suny At Buffalo School Of Med And Biomedical Science
Medical School
1995

Awards

Dr. Tufano's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tufano

4.2

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(10)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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Dr. Tufano saved my life. I had a thyroid cancer that was quite invasive and his delicate surgery skills was able to remove the cancer and literally save me.
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He is an amazing surgeon and his staff is just as wonderful as he is. After a botched surgery by another surgeon, Dr. Tufano along with Dr. Russell put my health and my life back on track. They are extremely talented and reassuring. They are easy to talk too and although I had a 7 hour surgery...Read More
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Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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