Dr. Aaron Pearlman, MD

Dr. Aaron Pearlman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Aaron Pearlman, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

General Otolaryngology

1305 York Ave Fl 5

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Pearlman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Pearlman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Pearlman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pearlman "Dr. Aaron Pearlman is an Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Pearlman received his B.S. degree from the University of Maryland, graduating summa cum laude and was inducted into the prestigious honor society Phi Beta Kappa. He received his M.D. degree from New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Pearlman completed his internship in General Surgery and Residency in Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery at New York University School of Medicine. He then completed a Fellowship in Rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine's Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Pearlman's research interests are concerned with the pathology and treatment of chronic inflammatory disease of the nose and paranasal sinuses. He has presented his research at national conferences including those of the American Rhinological Society and the Triological Society. While in training he received the NYU Otolaryngology Resident Research award for his work involving common respiratory viruses and inflammatory nasal polyps. As a fellow he received an industry sponsored grant to examine the role of balloon sinuplasty in the office setting. His clinical interests include the medical and surgical management of nasal and sinus disorders, stereotactic surgery, and skull base surgery. Dr. Pearlman also participates in the management of sleep apnea and sleep related disorders. As a board certified Otolaryngologist, he treats general otolaryngologic disorders including ear infections, acid reflux, hearing loss, tonsillitis, thyroid/parathyroid problems and salivary disorders."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pearlman "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

85  Conditions Treated


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34  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • New York University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • New York University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Northwestern University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pearlman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pearlman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pearlman to family and friends
49 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pearlman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

Professional and knowledgeable..
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Dr Pearlman is a caring, easy to talk to doctor who put me at ease about my upcoming sinus surgery. He took the time to speak to my other physicians about concerns over blood thinner and the surgery. I felt right away I was in good, very professional hands.
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While the office was crowded the staff was considerate, helpful and my appointment was on time. Dr. Pearlman was professional warm and thorough. I recco highly. .
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Extremely professional, direct, forthright. Happy to have him on my ear team as I move to hearing aids.
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Dr. Pearlman is very personable, and very gentle with his touch. He offers detailed explanations of conditions without prompting, and is very thorough. I recommend him highly.
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