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. 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 NYEE, the oldest continuously operating specialty hospital in the United States. NYEE is an internationally renowned institution for treating patients who suffer from diseases of the ears, nose, throat, and eyes.
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 unprecedented volume of patients who seek NYEE's services reflects the strength of its reputation. Repeatedly, U.S. News & World Report has ranked NYEE as one of the best specialty care centers for otolaryngology and ophthalmology in the United States.