Raluca Gray, MD

Assistant Professor,

Raluca Gray

Contact Info

ralgray@umn.edu

Office Address:
516 Delaware St SE
PWB 8th Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware St SE, MMC 396
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Ashley Venburg

Administrative Phone
612-626-0912

Administrative Email
avenburg@umn.edu

Assistant Professor


MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine

Montefiore Medical Center – Albert Einstein School of Medicine (Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery)

University of California Los Angeles (Laryngology)

BS, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service

Summary

Raluca Tavaluc, MD is a voice, swallow and airway specialist. She graduated cum laude from Georgetown University with a Bachelor of Science in Science, Technology and International affairs. She then completed her medical training at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington DC and her otolaryngology residency training at Montefiore Medical Center – Albert Einstein School of Medicine in New York, NY. She completed her subspecialty training in laryngology at the University of California Los Angeles.

Expertise

Her interests lie in improving quality of life for her patients with voice, swallow and breathing complaints. She is also interested in patients with spasmodic dysphonia for which she can offer both medical interventions with botox injections and surgical options of selective laryngeal adductor denervation-reinnervation surgery. She has a particular interested in vocal fold pre-cancerous and cancerous changes for which she can offer both in office and surgical laser procedures. Lastly, she has a particular interest in patients with swallow complaints, due to age, prior surgery, prior radiation or neurological conditions. She offers a multitude of in office procedures ranging but not limited to in office voice and swallow evaluation with videostrobocopy and functional endoscopic evaluation of swallowing, transnasal esophagoscopy, injections and laser procedures. In the operating room she offers both endoscopic and open approaches.