Dr. Timothy Tolan, MD

Dr. Timothy Tolan, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

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Dr. Timothy Tolan, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

Ear, Nose & Throat Consultants of Nevada

8840 W Sunset Rd Ste A

Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
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very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tolan "The mission of ENTC, since its inception, has been to provide excellent care for patients and to accomplish this within a friendly, caring atmosphere. The physicians of ENTC comprise a group of dedicated and highly trained specialists with a tradition of service excellence in Nevada for the last five decades. Additionally, difficult cases are frequently discussed at regular group meetings so that these patients receive the benefit of opinions from 8 or 9 physicians"

2  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

79  Conditions Treated


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37  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balance Testing
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • 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
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Primary Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tolan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tolan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tolan to family and friends
39 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

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  • 1

Dr. Tolan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I brought my father to this doctor after my cousin saw him. I did not feel very comfortable with him. It seemed that he was not confident about my sinus problem. That was the best part of all this. The long wait to get in to the office and the long wait inthe waiting room were among the worst...more
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I went to see Dr. Tolan after having pneumonia for over a month. He ordered a CT scan and discovered one of my sinuses was impacted and draining into my lung. He scheduled immediate surgery and it has cleared up. If I need to see him, he gets me in right away. The office staff is always nice. ...more
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I have been a patient of Dr Tolan for years now and would never trust my ENT issues to anyone but him. He fixed my deviated septum and did a "roto rooter" of my sinus passages. I have been able to breathe ever since, that was 10 years ago! I am very surprised to see all the negative comments about...more
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Lame doctor, long waits, unfriendly office staff and wish washy doctor
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WorthTheWait- Dr. Tolan is an amazing doctor who listens to his patients questions and concerns, and finds a solution to whatever problem they are having. My problem was a deviated septum. I couldn't breathe out of one side of my nose. My sinuses were always blocked. I continually had sinus...more
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