Dr. Ashutosh Kacker, MD

Dr. Ashutosh Kacker, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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52 y/o
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Dr. Ashutosh Kacker, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Head and Neck Surgery

1305 York Ave Fl 5

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kacker'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kacker "Named to Castle Connolly New York Metro America's Top Doctors since 2011,  Dr. Kacker is a caring physician who is dedicated to his patients.  He uses technical innovation and decades of clinical experience to improve a patient's outcome. He is accessible to his patients and their families at all times and believes in patient and family centric care by involving them in decision making at all times."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

83  Conditions Treated

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42  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
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • 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

  • All India Institute Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • State University Of New York
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • St. Peters Medical center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Newyork-Presbtyerian Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kacker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kacker's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kacker to family and friends
80 total reviews (46 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (80)

  • 5
    (71)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kacker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (46)

I highly recommend Dr. Kacker, I had nasal surgery in Dec, 2017 was in the hospital for a total of 2 days had no real pain, he followed up as to how my recovery was coming along. His staff was also very tentative to needs and care.
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My experience with this Doctor has always been positive. His office is very efficient and timely. It is easy to why an appointment. He has an excellent manner and sees you on time. I would highly recommend this doctor.
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Dr Kacker was part of my multilevel cervical fusion surgical team. His calming bedside manner was very appreciated
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Dr Kacker and his staff are wonderful. They did an amazing job handling my nasal polyp surgery and post-op appointments. The surgery went very well and I feel great after going through the process to get well. Dr Kacker’s PA is extremely kind and she did a great job answering all my questions and...more
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Dr Kacker performed a sinus surgery and I could not have had a better experience. Great team and Dr Kacker not only fixed the problem but was fantastic in his follow up.
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