Dr. Arthur Lester, MD

Dr. Arthur Lester, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Arthur Lester, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Belleville, NJ and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from U Bologna in 1970 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

5 Franklin Ave Ste 302

Belleville, NJ 07109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigeminal Neuralgia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
60

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
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • 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 Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • U Bologna
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Li Jewish Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Li Jewish Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Newark Ee Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lester to family and friends
2.8
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Lester's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in Newark
Dr. Lester is one of the best, and his track record of 40+ years in the industry shows for it. Do not let the people hiding behind internet anonymity deter you. He truly knows the ins and outs of everything otolaryngological. 74 years old and still as sharp and in the game as somebody half his age!...more
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in North Arlington nj
3 phone calls, 2co pays for visits and a test- and 0 results from this dr. I walk around suffering from throat problems bc I don't have the time to take off work AGAIN to pick up results since the staff won't call me back with them. Need to find a new doctor who will follow up
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