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I love taking care of patients with all general ENT problems especially patients with sinus issues and thyroid disease.

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Emily Tignor, MD  

Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. Emily S. Tignor is accepting new patients at this office.


(409) 772-1715


Utmb Department Of Otolaryngology, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555

Office Details

Doctor Specialty ENT / Otolaryngology
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty ENT / Otolaryngology
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

  • Medicare

About Dr. Tignor
Dr. Tignor


I treat: Obstructive sleep apnea, Parathyroid neoplasia, Parathyroid adenoma, Tonsillitis, Sinusitis, Allergen immunotherapy, Nasal polyps, Allergic rhinitis, Sinus mucocele, Tonsilloliths, Submandibular abscess, Salivary gland diseases, Laryngoscopy, Direct laryngoscopy, Total thyroidectomy, Parathyroid auto-transplantation, Neck soft tissue mass excision, Total parotidectomy, Submandibular gland excision, Thyroid cancer, Vocal cord paralysis, Nasal valve repair, Endoscopic frontal sinus surgery, Endoscopic sphenoid sinus surgery, Endoscopic nasal sinus surgery, Endoscopic ethmoid sinus surgery, Benign laryngeal lesions, Lymph node biopsy, Nasal reconstruction, Central neck lymph node dissection, Subtotal thyroidectomy, Carcinoma of the submandibular gland, Rhinology and sinus disease, Tonsils / Adenoids, Congenital head and neck masses, Nasal fractures, Parotid neoplasms, Submandibular gland neoplasms, Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, Lymph node excision, Laser treatment of vocal cord masses, Acquired head and neck masses, Tonsillectomy, Ethmoid sinusitis, Maxillary sinusitis, Fungal sinusitis, Nasal obstruction, Nasal surgery, Nasal septum surgery, Balloon sinuplasty, Endoscopic turbinate resection, Nasal polypectomy, Vocal cord dysfunction, Nasal allergies, Thyroid diseases, Nasal cavity and paranasal sinus neoplasms, Snoring, Endoscopic orbital decompresison.

I went to medical school: Southern Illinois University

I was trained in residency: Univeristy of Texas Medical Branch


Conditions Treated 

  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Nasal blockage and polyps
  • Nasal deformity
  • Oral Cancer
  • Parotid and Thyroid disorders
  • Sinus & Nasal Disorders
  • Sinus and Allergy Symptoms
  • Sinus Disease
  • Sleep Apnea and Snoring
  • Thyroid & Parathyroid Disease
  • Tonsil and Adenoid Related Diseases
  • Voice and Swallowing Disorders

Services & Procedures

  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Neck Mass Excisional Biopsy
  • Neck Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery (Endoscopic)
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Thyroid & Parathryoid Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vocal Fold Immobility

Special Interests  

  • Sinus & Endocrine Surgery

Education & Training  

Medical School


  • University of Texas Medical BranchGalveston, TX
    Residency in ENT / Otolaryngology • 2013 - 2018

Languages Spoken  

  • English

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