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Dr. Thomas J. Dobleman

Ear-Nose and Throat Doctor (ENT)

Thomas J. Dobleman, MD, FACS, is a well-versed otolaryngologist with an impressive 25 years of experience in his field. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons with special expertise in head and neck surgery and reconstructive surgery. He serves patients in practice at Ear, Nose & Throat--Head and Neck Surgery, PC, in Omaha, Nebraska, and is also affiliated with Creighton University School of Medicine, Creighton University School of Dentistry, Bergan Mercy Medical Center and Outpatient Surgical Specialties Center LLC. After graduating from the David Geffen School of Medicine, Dr. Dobleman completed a residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center in General Surgery, Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery. He completed his second residency in Disease Surgery at Alaska Native Medical Center. He is also fellowship trained in Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery from the University of Chicago and in Pediatric Otolaryngology and Pediatric Endoscopic Sinus Surgery from Denver Children's Hospital. Dr. Dobleman is a member of multiple medical societies, including the American Head and Neck Society, the North American Skull Base Society, the American Medical Association, the Chicago Medical Society, the American Rhinologic Society, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Furthermore, he holds certifications in Ear, Nose and Throat Medicine from the American Board of Otolaryngology and is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners. As an inductee of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society since 2012 and an inductee of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Dental Society since 2015, he is the recipient of several awards and accolades including Physician of the Year Award from the Association of Operating Room Nurses in the Omaha Chapter in 1992, Youth Volunteer of the Year from the American Cancer Society in 1991, the Academy Award at the Scientific Exhibit on Surgical Approaches to Tumors of the Skull Base in 1989 and the University of Chicago Award for the Intraoperative Radiation Project in 1986. His research interests include House Temporal Bone Dissection Courses, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Courses, and Microsurgical Courses. Dr. Dobleman is also actively involved in numerous philanthropic activities.
Dr. Thomas J. Dobleman
Specializes in:
  • Throat Disorders
  • Throat Cancer
  • Omaha, NE
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
  • Accepting new patients

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