Dr. Eric E. Smouha, MD

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Dr. Eric E. Smouha, MD

Neurotology | Male

Mount Sinai Hospital ENT 5 E 98th St Fl 8, New York, NY 10029 Get Directions

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As a board certified neurotologist (ear specialist), I am committed to providing total care for problems of the ears, hearing,...   Read More

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    Dr. Smouha has 1 malpractice Malpractice Claim

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    Dr. Smouha's Review Details
    4.5 based on 16 responses
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Smouha's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (13)
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    in Huntington, NY |
    Dr. Smouha is a unique practitioner in this day of managed care. I was so fortunate to have him as a choice in my Cigna PPO! Not only did my hearing get restored to 100% after he did my stapedectomy, he proved he CARED about me and my treatment from initial consultation to surgery to my final visit with him today. I would strongly recommend Dr. Smouha to anyone that needs an experienced and compassionate surgeon for their procedure.
    in Princeton, NJ |
    I had a previous surgery six years ago, but when performed by Dr. Smouha, the surgery was night and day. I had no pain close to the extent by a fellow Dr. The bed side manners were beyond comforting. I was extremely impressed by his attention to me as well as his follow ups. I wouldn't see another Dr. based on my experience.
    in Newburgh, NY |
    Dr Smouha is an excellent doctor in every aspect. He executed a complicated surgery of removing cholesteatoma from my ear and the surgery went very well and I am in minimal pain the day after.He was very informative and made me and my parents very comfortable. The surgery runs many risks such as deafness paralysis etc..but he was able to execute without any issues and completly remove the disease. I highly recommend Dr Smouha and the nurses, anesthesiologists and staff of MT SINAI. TOP NOTCH!!
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    Specialties

    • Neurotology

    Board Certifications

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    • Neurotology
    • Otolaryngology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Positional Vertigo
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Eye Diseases
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Deafness
    • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Cancer
    • Ear Disorders
    • Ear Infection
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Facial Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
    • Mastoiditis
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Meningiomas
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Otorrhea
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Perilymph Fistula (PLF)
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Acoustic Neuroma Removal (incl. Hearing Preservation Techniques) 
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Audiometry
    • Balance Testing
    • Cochlear Implant Insertion
    • Complex Skull Base Surgery
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Reconstruction
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Eardrum Repair
    • Endolymphatic Mastoid Shunt
    • ENT Surgery
    • Facial Nerve Repair
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Mastoidectomy
    • Myringotomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Skull Base Surgery
    • Stapedectomy
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibular Schwanoma Surgery
    • Vestibular Testing
    • Wound Repair

    Background Check

    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Smouha has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (11/24/2014)
      • Amount or Range: Average
      • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: New York County, NY
      • State: New York
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      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

    • Medical School
      McGill University Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1981

    • Internship Hospital
      Saint Vincent's Hospital

      Completed in 1982

    • Residency Hospital
      Manhattan Ee Hospital

      Completed in 1986

      Saint Vincent's Hospital

      Completed in 1983

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Ear Rsch Fdn

      Completed in 1987

    • Undergraduate School
      Yale University

      Graduated in 1977

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • French
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    Dr. Smouha's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Neurotology
    • Board certified in Neurotology and Otolaryngology
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Smouha's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Smouha

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    Dr. Smouha's Care Philosophy

    As a board certified neurotologist (ear specialist), I am committed to providing total care for problems of the ears, hearing, and balance. I am well versed in the latest diagnostic methods, and I have expertise in all forms of surgery of the ear and skull base.