Dr. Anthony Vastola, MD

Dr. Anthony Vastola, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Anthony Vastola, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine and specializes in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) and ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

300 Cadman Plz W # 1301

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Contact Information

(718) 208-4449

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SIEU
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 93% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Ear Tube Placement
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Vastola's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vastola "Dr. Vastola has authored numerous presentations and publications on topics related to Pediatric Otolaryngology and has also provided his skills and expertise to multiple Medical Missions overseas. He is board-certified in Medicine by the State of New York and by the American Board of Otolaryngology. A seasoned ENT, Dr. Vastola joins ENTA from Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY where he served as the Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology, as well as from SUNY-HSCB and the Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vastola "Anthony P. Vastola, MD, FACS graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a BS in Molecular Biology and went on to receive his Medical Degree from the Boston University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at both the NY Hospital - Cornell Medical Center for General Surgery and at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital for Otolaryngology."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

62  Conditions Treated

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25  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)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • 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
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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.


  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ny Hospital Cornell Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Manhattan Eet Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Texas Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vastola has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vastola's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vastola to family and friends
33 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vastola's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Stay away from this terrible doctor! He is very rude and disrespectful.
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Hello, my name is Jennifer and I am one of the regional managers here at ENT and Allergy Associates. I would like to apologize for your experience with Dr. Vastola. If it is OK with you, I would like to speak with you personally. In order to protect your privacy, please email me at patientrelations@entandallergy.com I look forward to speaking with you. Best Wishes, Jennifer

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Dr Vastola lacks compassion for children with special needs I was told to reap what I So and you should have brought the father he didn’t turn his head to speak to me this was a terrible experience for my children DO NOT ever go to this doctor I left with no answers and disgusted with how my...more
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Dr. Vastola is the best of the best. We saw him to have tubes put in my 5yo daughter's ears when she continued to fail hearing tests due to fluid in her ears. He spoke to both my daughter and myself with respect, listened to our concerns, and answered our questions. On the day of surgery, he...more
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Should've done more research before going to this doctor. They don't care for their patients my son has chronic ear pain and they couldn't schedule anything for sooner than 2 months!! Ridiculous
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Dr. Vastola and staff were very patient and kind to my children and I. Their professional and friendliness attitude made us feel at ease. We are satisfied with their service!
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