Dr. Kanhaiyalal Kantu, MD

Dr. Kanhaiyalal Kantu, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 80
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kanhaiyalal Kantu, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 80 years old and has been practicing for 47 years.

2204 Voorhies Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

(718) 646-2500

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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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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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
46

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo

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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
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • 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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (0)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 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)

in Brooklyn, NY |
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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Visit Dr. Kantu

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kantu accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Kantu has admitting privileges

Mount Sinai Beth Israel
1st Avenue at 16th street
New York, NY 10003
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