Dr. Kanhaiyalal Kantu, MD

Dr. Kanhaiyalal Kantu, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 80
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Dr. Kanhaiyalal Kantu, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Gajra Raja Medical College, Jiwaji University in 1962 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2204 Voorhies Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

(718) 646-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% 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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20  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 6/24/2013
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: County of event: Kings County, NY
    State: 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

  • Gajra Raja Medical College, Jiwaji University
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Ja Grp Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Long Is College Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • St Josephs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Harlem Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kantu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kantu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kantu's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kantu to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kantu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

More of a business man Making money is more important than your health
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Front desk staff at the Voorhies Avenue office is disgraceful.
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