Dr. Alvin Katz, MD

Dr. Alvin Katz, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 80
Dr. Alvin Katz, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1963 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

45 E 72nd St Apt 1A

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Common Cold
very high
more than 94% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

32  Conditions Treated


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5  Procedures

  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Sinus Surgery

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.


  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Manhattan Ee Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Nyu Bellevue
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Katz'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
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