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Dr. Thomas Tamura, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery*
4.8 (42)
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Overview of Dr. Thomas Tamura, MD

Dr. Thomas Tamura, MD is an Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Specialist in Sioux Falls, SD. Patients rated Dr. Tamura an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Tamura works at Practice in Sioux Falls, SD with other offices in Worthington, MN and Brookings, SD. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Tamura's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Midwest Ear Nose & Throat Associates P C.
    2315 W 57th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57108 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (605) 336-3503
  2. 2
    Avera Medical Group Worthington
    1216 Ryans Rd, Worthington, MN 56187 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (507) 372-6680
  3. 3
    Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital
    910 E 20th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57105 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (605) 334-6730
  4. 4
    Brookings Health System
    300 22nd Ave, Brookings, SD 57006 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (605) 696-9000

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  • Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center
  • Brookings Health System

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Chronic Sinusitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adenoiditis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Rhinitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Deviated Septum
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Dysphagia
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Enlarged Turbinates
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
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Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Laryngitis
Loss of Smell and Taste
Mixed Hearing Loss
Nasal Polyp
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Nosebleed
Otitis Media
Pharyngitis
Postnasal Drip
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Suppurative Otitis Media
Tinnitus
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Tonsil Cancer
Vertigo
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Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Rhinoseptoplasty
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroidectomy
Tonsillectomy
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Epiglottitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
Anosmia
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Bell's Palsy
Bone Cancer
Broken Nose
Chronic Adenotonsillitis
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Cough
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Deafness
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Ear Ache
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Ear Cancer
Facial Fracture
Facial Nerve Disorder
Hyperacusis
Hyperparathyroidism
Laryngeal Cancer
Lip Cancer
Malignant Otitis Externa
Nose Cancer
Oral Cancer
Outer Ear Infection
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Perforated Eardrum
Pharyngeal Candidiasis
Pharyngolaryngitis
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sudden Idiopathic Hearing Loss
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Pain
Thrush
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Thyroid Cancer
TMJ
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Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsillitis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
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Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Audiometry
Balloon Sinuplasty
Carotid Ultrasound
Desensitization
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Facial Bone
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Frenectomy
Glossectomy
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Oral Cancer Screening
Parathyroidectomy
Sleep Study
Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Scan
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    4.8
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    4 Star
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    Specialties*
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1336267236
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    Education & Certifications

    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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