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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 69

475 E Main St Ste 109
Patchogue, NY 11772
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Dr. Litman:

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Dr. Litman's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

John T. Mather Memorial Hospital
75 North Country Road
Port Jefferson, NY 11777

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Litman

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
ENT & Allergy Associates
Patchogue Office
475 E Main St Ste 109
Patchogue, NY 11772
Otolaryngology Associates
Port Jefferson Office
251 Oakland Ave Ste 102
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
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    Dr. Litman's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Uvulectomy
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
    2
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
    • Dysphagia
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Laryngitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
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    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Swimmer's Ear
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1971

    Internship Hospital

    Einstein Bronx Muni Hospital
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    Einstein Bronx Muni Hospital
    Complete in 1976
    Li Jewish Med Center
    Complete in 1973
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Litman & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Litman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at John T. Mather Memorial Hospital where Dr. Litman has admitting privileges:

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Litman

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Litman to family and friends

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    national average

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 12 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Litman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Litman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    ENT & Allergy Associates
    Patchogue Office
    475 E Main St Ste 109
    Patchogue, NY 11772
    (631) 654-3833 (Office)
    (631) 654-9034 (Fax)
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    Otolaryngology Associates
    Port Jefferson Office
    251 Oakland Ave Ste 102
    Port Jefferson, NY 11777
    (631) 928-0188 (Office)
    (631) 928-0185 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Litman
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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