Dr. Thomas Gal Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Gal Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thomas Gal Jr, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1993 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

740 N Limestone

Lexington, KY 40508

Contact Information

(859) 257-5405

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tonsil Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Tongue Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gal Jr "I take care of my patients by utilizing a multidisciplinary approach to treat head and neck cancers. I know that getting the care you need in a timely manner is important to you and your family. I strive to get my patients scheduled without delay so your treatment and recovery can begin."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • 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
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Reconstruction
  • Tracheal Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS)
  • Tumor Resection
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Pennsylvania Transoral Robotic Surgery Training
    Other Education | Completed 2011
  • University Of Washington Master Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gal Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gal Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gal Jr to family and friends
3.5
based on 12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Gal Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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