Dr. Christopher John Tolan MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. Christopher Tolan is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Saint Paul, Minnesota and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. John's Hospital and United Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Tolan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 35 doctors at St. John's Hospital and one of 26 at United Hospital who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: Head & Neck Plastic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

St. John's Hospital
High performing in Ear, Nose & Throat

United Hospital

Woodwinds Health Campus

Education & Medical Training

Hennepin County Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1992

VA Medical Center (Minneapolis MN)
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1992–1996

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 17 years in Otolaryngology

WI State Medical License
Active through 2015

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FAAO-HNS), American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Publications & Presentations

The full-thickness forehead flap for complex nasal defects: a preliminary study.
Sedwick, J. D.,Graham, V.,Tolan, C. J.,Sykes, J. M.,Terkonda, R. P.

Subtotal nasal reconstruction using a bi valved paramedian forehead flap.
Sykes, J. M., Tolan, C. J.

The significance of experimental animal studies in otitis media.
Juhn, S. K., Tolan, C. J., Antonelli, P. J., Giebink, G. S., Goycoolea, M. V.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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