Dr. Joshua Pollack, MD

Dr. Joshua Pollack, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Joshua Pollack, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Hackettstown, NJ and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1982 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

117 Seber Rd

Hackettstown, NJ 07840

Contact Information

(908) 852-6655

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Pollack'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*

60  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • 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 Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • 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)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • 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.

Education

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Lennox Hill Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Ny Eye & Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pollack has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pollack's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pollack to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Pollack's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Pollack's bedside manner is awkward and uncomfortable. I walked away more confused then when I came in. All he wanted to do was prescribe medicine for pain that I didn't have. His lack of communication and inability to carry a conversation makes for a confusing appointment. Something is fishy.
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Very hard to make an appointment, no one ever answers the phone.
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Recently saw Dr Pollack for a problem with my throat and thyroid. He felt it could go away on it's own or it could be addressed now. He asked me how I wanted to proceed. It's nice having a Dr that wants your imput on your own medical care and doesn't just tell you to do it their way. I opted to...more
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When a doctor asks "what do you want me to do?" after you ask for his opinion on a voice issue you've been experiencing, you get frustrated. This doctor is incompetent, has a dirty Office, and sent me home without even examining me. He told me to go to NY and find a "better doctor." Don't waste...more
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I had an extremely effective visit with Dr Pollack. He seemed to ask questions no other doctor did and it helped get to the bottom of what was causing my sinus problems. I would tell you to try him if you are not getting help anywhere else.
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