Dr. Howard Berg, MD

Dr. Howard Berg, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Berg, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in West Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

101 Old Short Hills Rd Ste 520

West Orange, NJ 07052

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

Conditions Treated


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  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Montefiore Med Center Albert E
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Montefiore Med Center Albert E
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Nyu Bellevue Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Nyu Bellevue Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berg to family and friends
based on 33 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Berg's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Millburn, NJ
My 17 year old daughter had her tonsils removed by Dr. Berg. He was professional, attentive, called us many times to check in. Very happy with him. I would recommend.
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in Bloomfield NJ
Dr. Berg has been treating me for various ear infections and sinus issues for the last 13 years. He is a caring and compassionate about his patients. I am truly convinced that he is one of the best ENT's in the state of NJ. When I was 21-23 years old, I would get continuous ear infections almost...more
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in Linden, NJ
Does not listen to patient, on the surgery he just left without seen me or my family unlike other Drs did with their patients at the same time. Is the kin of Dr that wants to make money and leave, not even leaving work note for recovering process. If you are looking for a Dr that at least have a...more
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in Caldwell, NJ
Dr. Berg saw my 2 year old the same day I called his office. He was so calm and was able to remove the object she stuck deep in her ear. I believe his patience and direction is what kept my child from having to have anesthesia.
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in Montclair, NJ
Dr. Berg is the most amazing doctor. He has done ear surgeries on both of my kids (tubes, adenoids, etc.) and has been working with us for the past 5 years. He saved my son's hearing. He is fantastic with kids and goes above and beyond a typical doctor's interaction with them. He is by far the...more
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