Meet John R. Gilmore, M.D.
Otolaryngology Specialist

John R. Gilmore, M.D.

Dr. Gilmore has practiced Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery in Dallas, Texas, since 1986.  He is board certified in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and has had extensive training in his field. 

He is currently the Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology at Presbyterian Hospital and a past Chief of the Division of Otolaryngology at Methodist Hospital of Dallas.

He was elected as a fellow of the American College of Surgeons in 1989 and as a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in 1987.


Dr. Gilmore received his Bachelor of Science degree cum laude from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and his Medical Doctorate degree from Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He completed a surgical internship and an additional year of general surgery residency at Parkland Hospital and Southwestern Medical School affiliated hospitals. He subsequently completed a residency in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at Duke University Medical Center. Dr Gilmore has previously had an appointment as an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at Southwestern Medical Center.

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Fellowships & Achievements
  • Diplomat of The American Board of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
  • Fellow of The American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
  • Fellow of The American College of Surgeons
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Professional Activities

Dr. John R. Gilmore is the author of scientific publications in professional journals and textbooks on medical conditions including disorders of the pituitary and skull base surgery. Dr. Gilmore is a past president of the Dallas Academy of Otolaryngology and is currently an officer and board member of The Texas Institute for Surgery surgical specialty hospital and Genesis Physicians Group.

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Dallas' Best 2019
Congratulations to Dr. John Gilmore on being named one of Dallas Magazine's Best Doctors for 2019!