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Dr. Gale Tuper, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.9 (107)
Map Pin Small Fort Walton Beach, FL
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Gale Tuper, MD

Dr. Gale Tuper, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Fort Walton Beach, FL. They graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and is affiliated with HCA Florida Fort Walton-Destin Hospital. Dr. Tuper, completed a residency at Henry Ford Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Tuper an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Tuper works at Northwest Florida ENT in Fort Walton Beach, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Sinusitis, Deviated Septum and Sinusitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Tuper's Office Locations

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    Northwest Florida ENT
    310 RACETRACK RD NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Chronic Sinusitis
Deviated Septum
Sinusitis
Chronic Rhinitis
Cervical Vertigo
Sleep Apnea
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Anosmia
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Chronic Tonsillitis
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Enlarged Turbinates
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Loss of Smell and Taste
Loss of Taste
Nasal Polyp
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Perforated Eardrum
Pharyngeal Candidiasis
Pharyngitis
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Thrush
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Tinnitus
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Tonsillitis
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Paralysis
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Ear Tube Placement
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Rhinoseptoplasty
Tonsillectomy
Acute Laryngitis
Adenoiditis
Bell's Palsy
Bone Cancer
Broken Nose
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Adenotonsillitis
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Nasopharyngitis
Common Cold
Conductive Hearing Loss
Cough
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Deafness
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Ear Ache
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Ear Cancer
Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) Cancer
Facial Fracture
Facial Nerve Disorder
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Hyperparathyroidism
Labyrinthitis
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Leukoplakia
Malignant Otitis Externa
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Meniere's Disease
Mixed Hearing Loss
Nose Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Parosmia
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Pharyngolaryngitis
Postnasal Drip
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Cyst
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Suppurative Otitis Media
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Thyroid Cancer
TMJ
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Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Polyp
Audiometry
Balloon Sinuplasty
Carotid Ultrasound
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Oral Cancer Screening
Parathyroidectomy
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Scan
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ultrasound
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    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health
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    • United Healthcare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.9
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    About Dr. Gale Tuper, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1598834426
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • 74th Medical Group
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida Fort Walton-Destin Hospital

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    Dr. Gale Tuper, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Tuper is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Tuper has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Tuper works at Northwest Florida ENT in Fort Walton Beach, FL. View the full address on Dr. Tuper’s profile.

    Dr. Tuper has seen patients for Chronic Sinusitis, Deviated Septum and Sinusitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Tuper on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    107 patients have reviewed Dr. Tuper. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tuper.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Tuper, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Tuper appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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