Dr. Erik Waldman, MD

Dr. Erik Waldman, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(14)
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Dr. Erik Waldman, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 2001 and specializes in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) and ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

1 Park St Fl 2

New Haven, CT 06504

Contact Information

(203) 785-5430

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • 25 More

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Tonsillectomy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 94% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Waldman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Waldman "Dr. Waldman attended UCLA for medical school and then completed his residency in Otolaryngology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He took a gap year as a medical volunteer and performed surgeries on patients with very limited access to health care in Nepal, Vietnam and Cambodia. He then completed a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Children's Hospital Boston. For 8 years he was the Clinical Director of Cochlear Implants as well as the student clerkship director for the Department of Otolaryngology at Columbia University Medical Center / Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. He is now the Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology at Yale New Haven Children's Hospital. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Otolaryngology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO) as well as the American Academy of Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery. His clinical interests involve all of pediatric otolaryngology including hearing loss, snoring, ear infections, and aerodigestive problems in children. He is married and has two children who keep him busy playing soccer, building legos, and watching living room karaoke."

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Specialties

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

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
49

Conditions Treated

Less

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30

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
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • UC San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Children's Hospital of Boston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waldman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waldman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waldman to family and friends
5.0
based on 14 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Waldman'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
10 to 15 minutes

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