Dr. Jay Rechtweg, MD

Dr. Jay Rechtweg, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Jay Rechtweg, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1995 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

990 Stewart Ave Ste 610

Garden City, NY 11530

Contact Information

(516) 222-1881

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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

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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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19  Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

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.


  • Union College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • State University of New York At Buffalo
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • SUNY At Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rechtweg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rechtweg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rechtweg to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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  • 1

Dr. Rechtweg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I highly recommend Dr. Rechtweg- he's a PHENOMENAL doctor. I have recently undergone my first (and hopefully last) surgery and he made the experience as relaxing and comfortable as possible. Definitely consider visiting him if you like a Dr. with a great sense of humor- he always manages to crack...more
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I've been suffering all summer with allergies that my primary Doctor hasn't been able to address for me. I'm now 2 weeks out from my visit with Dr. Rechtweg and I am like an entirely new person. Plus, he was really sweet, funny and took time to answer my questions. And his waiting room was full,...more
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Conservative approach to a on going problem due to oxygen. Very specific instructions, demonstrated, and was gentle. I will be seeing him for my condition when necessary as he recommended. He is not an alarmist.
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