Dr. Joel Bernstein, MD

Dr. Joel Bernstein, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 82
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Dr. Joel Bernstein, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Getzville, NY and has been practicing for 55 years. He graduated from U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI in 1961 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2430 N Forest Rd Ste 150

Getzville, NY 14068

Contact Information

(716) 636-7613

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Otitis Media
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Ear Surgery
high
more than 85% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

46  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Uvulectomy

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

  • U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Buffalo General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Buffalo VA Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bernstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bernstein's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bernstein to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bernstein'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Went to this guy for an evaluation on my ear. Right off the bat he was the most miserable unprofessional person and did not even bother to review any of my past medical history. As a result of this fools arrogance, he hooked me to a machine that blew out my eardrum. This was verified by my own...more
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The best bedside manner of any doctor I have ever been to. Honest and friendly.
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