Dr. Gary Fishman, MD

Dr. Gary Fishman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Gary Fishman, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Yorktown Heights, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1974 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

2651 Strang Blvd Ste 110

Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Contact Information

(914) 245-2681

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Fishman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fishman "Dr. Gary Fishman completed his medical and residency training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center in 1984. Dr. Fishman is a diplomat of the American Board of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also an active member of the New York Head and Neck Society and the former President of the Putnam County Medical Society. Dr. Fishman is on Staff at the Mt. Sinai Hospital and has extensive experience concerning disorders of the paranasal sinuses, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, the treatment of sinus disease and Balloon Sinuplasty."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

58  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Einstein Coll Med-Montefior
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Einstein Coll Med-Montefior
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fishman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fishman's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fishman to family and friends
24 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Fishman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Had Baloon Sinoplasty done on 05/18/18 by Dr. Fishman. Everything went great. Dr. Fishman was very professional and friendly. His staff is wonderful very helpful. The procedure has made a huge difference in my breathing. I would definitely recommend this procedure and Dr. Fishman.
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I suffered from sinusitis for years. My nose was always stuffy, I felt horrible and I lived with a box of tissues next to me. Dr. Fishman suggested the sinuplasty and turbinate surgery. Dr. Fishman said I would feel a difference immediately and would be able to breathe. I was very nervous but Dr....more
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I have been going to doctor fishmen ever since I was 22 years old. He is one of the best and complete ent doctors that I have seen. He has treated me for sinus infections, hearing loss and nasal issues.
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Dr Fishman had been seeing my son since he was two. Although he isn't a pediatric specialist he was recommended by our nutritionist. My son is nine now and he has been given excellent care as we have navigated some tough times with his illnesses. I have confidence in his assessments and...more
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I suffered extreme sinusitis for years and Dr. Fishman was the first and only doctor to suggest sinuplasty and turbinate reduction. This has helped me tremendously as I have not had another sinus infection since. It has greatly improved the quality of my life. Additionally, the staff at the...more
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