Dr. John Carew, MD

Dr. John Carew, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. John Carew, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1991 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.Read his story

785 Park Ave Frnt 1A

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 94% of peers
more than 86% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
more than 63% of peers

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Dr. Carew's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Carew "Dr. John Carew is a board certified ENT - Otolaryngologist-Head & Neck Surgeon with an office in Manhattan. He maintains a busy practice in general otolaryngology / ENT treating both children and adults with disease of the ear, nose and throat such as ear infections, tonsillitis and sinusitis. His practice also specializes in the care of patients with tumors of the ear, nose and throat with special interest in thyroid and salivary gland tumors."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carew "Manhattan based physician specializing in otolaryngology head and neck surgery"

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

59  Conditions Treated


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26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair

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.


  • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Meml Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2000
  • Teacher of the Year Award for Cornell and Columbia Medical Scools, 2005
Media & Publications

Dr. Carew has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carew's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carew to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Carew's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Wonderful, professional, caring. Will absolutely recommend Dr Carew.
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i emailed dr. carew on a holiday weekend and he wrote me back personally on a sunday. that says a lot! i was referred by my primary care physician. at my appointment dr. carew was on time and super thorough. he explained clearly what my diagnosis was and made me feel very at ease even when he...more
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l love you Doctor Carew you are the best Doctor in the world
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I received great service with almost no waiting time for an appointment that was arranged at the last minute.
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