Dr. Kenneth Newkirk, MD

Dr. Kenneth Newkirk, MD

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Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o
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Dr. Kenneth Newkirk, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Neptune, NJ and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

Coastal Ear, Nose & Throat, LLC

3700 State Route 33 Ste 101

Neptune, NJ 07753
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 96% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 95% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Newkirk'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

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Newkirk does not have any board certifications listed.

63  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • 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 Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx 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
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • 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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Newkirk has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Newkirk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Newkirk's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newkirk to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Newkirk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Newkirk is so nice, and knowledgeable and the staff was excellent will be recommending them to everyone
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Dr. Newkirk seems like an excellent clinician. He is a careful doctor, but not an alarmist, and he put my mind at ease about the open questions surrounding my recent thyroid and lymph node ultrasound reports. He reviewed my medical history and test results carefully and mapped out my options in a...more
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The office has very pleasant staff members and Doctor Newkirk is caring and very knowledgeable.
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Dr. Newkirk relates to his patient, makes them feel comfortable, and discusses an individual problem on a level where we could understand the diagnosis and all the options. We never felt rushed and feel confident in following his recommendations. It is obvious he has been very well trained in his...more
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I saw Dr. Newkirk for 5 year for tracheotomy care when he was at Georgetown. He was ranked by US New as one of the best ENTs nationally, not just regionally. Dr. Newkirk saw me through some extremely difficult times where I didn't know what the future held. I see a lot of doctors, but for several...more
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