Dr. Joel Portnoy, MD

Dr. Joel Portnoy, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Joel Portnoy, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University in 2006 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3003 New Hyde Park Rd Ste 409

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(516) 775-2800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthCare Partners
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vocal Cord Polyp
very high
more than 99% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Portnoy'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

63  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Microlaryngeal Surgery
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • 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

  • SUNY Binghamton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Dr. Robert T. Sataloff - Drexel University College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Portnoy's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Portnoy to family and friends
60 total reviews (41 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

  • 5
    (60)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Portnoy's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (41)

Dr. Portnoy is an excellent specialist. He takes his time during each office visit and explains clearly all issues or instructions. He makes sure that you feel comfortable and answers any and all questions. I would highly recommend him.
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Dr Portnoy is personable and friendly, from the first minute you meet him. He treated my two year old daughter and displayed a natural bed side manner with his “little patient”. He also explains things very clearly and gives you a print out for reference later. As a family, we found Dr Portnoy to...more
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Dr. Portnoy is simply amazing. He diagnosed and operated on my vocal chord polyps. He made me feel completely at ease, and he successfully removed the polyps that were causing hoarseness and an overall voice change. He is a great ENT in general and he is the “go to guy” for vocal chord issues.
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I was searching for an ENT. Who specialized. In. Vocal performance issues for. My daughter and myself. Didn’t want to hike into NYC. Dr Portnoy was exactly what we needed. Evaluation, information, and great referrals. Very pleased.
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Dr. Portnoy was patient and kind. Took time to explain everything and addressed all my questions. I had two needles and biopsy punch in my tongue and I hardly felt it. Recommend him highly.
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