Dr. Babak Givi, MD

Dr. Babak Givi, MD

Head & Neck Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Babak Givi, MD is a head & neck surgical oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from School of Medicine Tehran University of Medical Sciences in 1998 and specializes in head & neck surgical oncology, general surgery, and more.

423 E 23rd St

New York, NY 10010

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Head and Neck Cancer
more than 90% of peers
Larynx Conditions
more than 86% of peers
Oral Cancer
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Givi'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.

3  Specialties

  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
  • Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

60  Conditions Treated


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9  Procedures

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

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  • Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • School of Medicine Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • OHSU Hospitals and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • OHSU Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Toronto (Univ. Health Network)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Givi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Givi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Givi to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Givi'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 (3)

I would never recommend Dr. Givi to anyone. He's the most inconsiderate doctor for cancer that I have ever had. He's horrible!
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I just had major throat surgery by Doctor Givi and i have to say that he is one of the nicest people in the medical industry that i have ever came across.. i was completely shocked by the previous persons response that i forced myself to write about doctor Givi. my procedure was very complicated...more
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This man is rude, and should not be dealing with cancer patients.
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