Each year, thousands of patients in the New York metropolitan area experience disorders of the ear, nose and throat. For help, many of them turn to the Otolaryngology Academic Faculty at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE).
The Academic Faculty provides medical care as part of the Department of Otolaryngology. NYEE was established in 1820. The Department of Otolaryngology at NYEE is the first specialty of its kind in the western hemisphere and has evolved into an international referral center for medical and surgical treatment, performing more than 6,000 surgeries and treating more than 60,000 patients.
The Academic Faculty has access to all the support services of New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, the oldest continuously operating specialty hospital in the US. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary is an internationally renowned institution for treating patients who suffer from diseases of the ears, nose, throat and eyes.
The unprecedented volume of patients who seek New York Eye and Ear Infirmary’s services reflects the strength of its reputation. Repeatedly, US News and World Report has ranked New York Eye and Ear Infirmary as one of the best specialty care centers for otolaryngology and ophthalmology in the US.
The board certified physicians in the Academic Faculty are also training others to continue the tradition of excellence. The hospital works with the teaching and research programs at the prestigious New York Medical College and other medical and technical schools.
Through this partnership, the physicians work with some of the most highly qualified medical specialists in the area, sharing insight into the latest concepts in medical education and patient care.
The Academic Faculty boasts board certified and fellowship trained physicians specializing in otolaryngology and facial plastic & reconstructive surgery.
With the assistance of highly-trained nurses and technicians, these physicians are dedicated to providing a complete and speedy recovery for every patient. Our physicians have been featured in Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors, Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors—New York Metro Area, and New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors in New York.” See a list of our physicians and staff >>
In order to ensure that patients receive state of the art medical care, physicians in the Academic Faculty are committed to research in the field of otolaryngology.
Each year, research produced by members of the medical team is presented at national and international meetings and published in more than 50 scientific journals.
The Academic Faculty participates in most major insurance plans. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call (212) 979-4200.
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Release of Medical Information (PDF - 45.4KB)
Registration Form (PDF - 99.9 KB)
Patient Health History (PDF - 133 KB)