Dr. Kamran Jafri, MD

Dr. Kamran Jafri, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Kamran Jafri, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.Read his story

323 E 34th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Jafri's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jafri "Dr. Kamran Jafri is a double board certified Ear, Nose and Throat physician. He is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery & the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Jafri is a diplomat of both boards and has also completed a fellowship in complicated surgeries of the skull base and craniofacial areas. This extensive training has allowed him to attain highly unique expertise in treating all medical and surgical problems of the head and neck area with special expertise in: Sinus Surgery (surgical, minimally invasive) Sinusitis (medical treatment) Allergy Testing and Treatment Nasal Airway Obstruction Hearing Loss Facial Trauma Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Facial and Nasal Cosmetic treatments Chronic Cough and nasal drip from GERD /Acid Reflux After graduating with honors from Wayne State University in his home state of Michigan, Dr. Jafri moved to New York City to seek out the best and most intensive training that was available in his chosen field by completing his internship, residency and fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital. During this time he gained wide exposure to all aspects of head and neck medicine and surgery while directly working with nationally recognized leaders in the field. From 2009 to 2013, Dr. Jafri worked in a practice with a fully dedicated sleep lab center, treating patients with all types of sleep apnea and snoring problems. He was involved with the latest diagnostic tests and implemented the latest and technologically advanced sleep apnea treatments for the patients that were under his care. It was this extensive and direct experience that has allowed him to become an expert in sleep apnea and snoring treatment and a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Jafri has appeared on New York 1 and FOX news demonstrating the latest and most advanced techniques of in office treatments for sinus problems (balloon sinuplasty). In addition he has been interviewed and referenced by the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CBS News, Vogue, Marie Claire, Life & Style, New York Daily News, ABC news and various online media sites like WEB MD giving his expert take on a wide variety of topics covering the latest surgical and medical techniques that he has incorporated into his practice over the years. Dr. Jafri has earned a strong and loyal following among his patients over the last 10 years of practice not just for his medical expertise but for his personable and compassionate approach to his patients as well. When not at work, you can find him enjoying his adopted home of New York City to its fullest or indulging in his lifelong passion of playing competitive ice hockey at Chelsea Piers."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jafri "Through years of experience and thousands of procedures performed it is Dr. Jafri's philosophy to provide the latest and most advanced care to his patients in a private, boutique setting with professional and personalized care for all. The Cosmetic Karma Surgery Service allows you the patient to help the Doctor provide free surgery for those in need (victims of domestic violence, trauma, birth defects). LOOK GOOD, FEEL GOOD, DO GOOD!"

7  Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Otolaryngic Skull Base Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

58  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earlobe Repair
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mini Fift
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Neck Liposuction
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sleep Study
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Wayne State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Ny Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Edward H. Lorentzen Academic Scholar, 1996
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1997
Media & Publications

Dr. Jafri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jafri's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jafri to family and friends
16 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Jafri's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY 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 (10)

Very informative, thorough and easy to schedule meetings. I'm happy to be working with Dr. Jafri.
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I saw Dr. Jafri twice as a patient and have referred him to several friends. He absolutely took the correct approach and was treating the symptoms, not just the disease. He cares about helping you make the correct lifestyle choices for a long term fix and is definitely in it for the right reasons....more
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Dr. JafrI He is an excellent Doctor, and also is very good at listening to the issues presented to him!! Highly recommended. One of my daughter's and my sister now see him form their medical issues.
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My mom has metastatic breast cancer in her bones. She has been to so many doctors & has been going through a serious problem as a result of the chemotherapy. Her oncologist at Staten Island Hospital was not helping her at all and we didn't know what else to do. Other doctors had no solutions. We...more
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Can’t recommend this doctor. Rushed, doesn’t explain procedures and only explanation is that he is there for the money. One of the worst experiences I’ve had with a doctor. Bad!
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