Thomas Q.Gallagher, DO, FAAP


Dr. Gallagher is an Associate Professor of Otolaryngology at Eastern Virginia Medical School. He is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and belongs to several professional societies including the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

He is an associate editor (pediatrics) of the journal for the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery and has been active in the editorial process of the journal since 2012. He has authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and book chapters.

Dr. Gallagher is a third-generation educator and is passionate about graduate medical education. His enthusiasm for teaching otolaryngology and mentorship infuses his practice and provides quality, evidence-based care for his patients. This care includes an excellent bedside manner and taking the time to listen to the concerns of his patients and their parents. 

He and his wife “Bug” are native New Yorkers and have two daughters. He spends his spare time enjoying the waters around the Chesapeake Bay, fitness, and spending time with his family. 

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Secondary Specialty

Pediatric Ear Nose and Throat

Clinical Interests and Skills



Associate Professor

Research Interests

Obstructive sleep disorders

Aerodigestive disorders

Medical Education

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine


Naval Medical Center Portsmouth


Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary

Board Certification

American Board of Otolaryngology

Additional Certifications


Clinical Practice Locations
2021 Concert Drive
Virginia Beach
601 Childrens Lane
11783 Rock Landing Drive
Newport News
500 Discovery Drive