Dr. David Tuggle is a pediatric surgeon in Austin. He specializes in a wide range of surgeries for children, treating conditions like hernias or birth defects.


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Austin Pediatric Surgery - Strictly Pediatrics Professional Building  

Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. David W. Tuggle is accepting new patients at this office.


(512) 708-4567


1301 Barbara Jordan Boulevard, Suite 400, Austin, TX 78723-3054

Office Details

Doctor Specialty Pediatric Surgery
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty Pediatric Surgery
Group Practice Austin Pediatric Surgery
Health System Seton Healthcare Family
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

Please contact the doctor’s office to inquire about insurance.

About Dr. Tuggle
Dr. Tuggle



Dr. Tuggle was Vice Chair of Surgery and Chief of Pediatric Surgery at the OU Medical Center until 2013. He and his wife moved to Austin to be near their son, daughter-in-law and grandchildren. His current interests are trauma and acute care surgery in children.


Special Interests  

  • Cancer Surgery
  • Emergency Surgical Services
  • Hernia Repair
  • Neonatal Surgery
  • Non-Cardiac Thoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric Trauma Care

Education & Training  

Medical School


  • UT Southwestern Medical CenterDallas, TX
    Residency in Pediatric Surgery


  • University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
    Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery

Languages Spoken  

  • English

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