Dr. George Pazos, MD

Dr. George Pazos, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. George Pazos, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Yorktown Heights, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

2651 Strang Blvd Ste 206

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
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
ENT Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Pazos'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.

Dr. Pazos' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pazos "Dr. George Pazos graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with Honors and received his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University in Bethesda, Maryland - the nation's only military medical school. He was a resident in General Surgery at Bethesda Naval Hospital ("the President's Hospital") and then served as a Naval Flight Surgeon providing complete medical care for Marine Corps helicopter pilots, Navy F-18 fighter pilots, and was NASA-trained to provide medical back-up during Shuttle Operations. Dr. Pazos then completed his residency at Bethesda Naval Hospital and the Walter Reed Army Medical Center where he underwent training in state of the art treatments and surgical techniques exclusively for disorders of the head and neck. Dr. Pazos served as chief resident in otolaryngology — head and neck surgery at Bethesda Naval Hospital and Walter Reed Army Medical Center. Dr. Pazos was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal, two awards of the Navy Commendation Medal, for his exemplary care of our nation's military servicemen and their families, as well as the Army Commendation Medal for his care of the wounded from the second Gulf War. Dr. Pazos was Chief of the Otolaryngology — Facial Plastic Surgery Department at Groton Naval Base, Connecticut. He holds an honorable discharge with the rank of Commander from the United States Navy. Dr. Pazos was also named one of the Hudson Valley's top doctors of 2012 by Hudson Valley Magazine and was the main feature of their 2012 'Top Doc' issue."

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

61  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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

  • Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Bethesda Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ntl Capital Consort
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pazos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pazos' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pazos to family and friends
16 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Pazos' 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Visited this doctor twice i was forced for more than 30 minutes both times to look at all the accomplishments this doctor has as i stared at his walls waiting for him to see me. Just felt like i got robbed as he got me for 2 visits, did not fix my problem, didnt even let me know what was wrong,...more
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I would highly Doctor Pazos to anyone. He is a wonderful doctor with a fantastic personality. He should give classes To all other doctors on how to have the wonderful bedside manner that he has. He is one of my favoriate and I have many doctors.
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Dr. Pazos was very thorough, patient, and thoughtful every step of my exam and visit. I highly recommend him as a Dr to address your ENT issues.
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My son had to see Dr. Pazos for many ailments...allergy, hearing, infection, etc. I asked him how things went and he said Dr. Pazos was " a great man...the best... I really like him". Obviously he's a good doctor, but my son has many health problems and has seen many doctors over his 60 years, but...more
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Dr. George Pazos is an excellent physician. Besides his incredible medical knowledge he is kind and caring. He knows what he is doing. He takes the time not only to be thorough but also to be sure you are at ease with him and have a clear understanding of what he is doing. He is a true...more
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