Dr. Alan Berkower, MD

Dr. Alan Berkower, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Berkower, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1984 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3250 Westchester Ave Rm 101

Bronx, NY 10461

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dizziness
very high
more than 97% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
65

Conditions Treated

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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)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • 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.

Education

  • Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • General Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, N.Y.C.
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, N.Y.C.
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Other Education | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berkower has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berkower's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berkower to family and friends
4.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Berkower's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Huntington
Dr. Berkower is extremely knowledgeable and takes time to listen to his patience in order to provide them the best care possible. I visited his office and received attention and recommendations. I highly recommend him as he is the consummate professional.
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