Dr. Lee Mandel, MD

Dr. Lee Mandel, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Lee Mandel, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.Read his story

950 S Pine Island Rd

Plantation, FL 33324

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinus Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Mandel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mandel "Lee M. Mandel, MD, FACS has the respective knowledge of Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY to afford you the kind of university level care you deserve. He additionally served as the sinus and allergy specialist and facial reconstructive surgeon for the Florida Panthers Hockey Team as well as the professional voice specialist for the Bank Atlantic Center/BB&T Center."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mandel "At South Florida Sinus and Allergy Center, we offer our patients highly effective and individualized treatment plans. Our state-of-the-art facility provides a wide range of specialized solutions for a wide variety of sinus and allergy, snoring and sleep problems. When you choose to enlist our supportive assistance, you can be confident that you will receive the high standard of care that you need in order to improve your quality of living. We set a high standard of care not only in South Florida, but throughout the Country. If you are looking for a top-notch and specialized medical treatment plan for your allergy or sinus problem, choose South Florida Sinus and Allergy Center."

6  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck
  • Rhinology
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

25  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Facial Pls Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Hay Fever and Seasonal Allergies, 2002
  • Endoscopic Transnasal Orbital Decompression, 2003

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mandel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mandel to family and friends
40 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mandel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

The office and staff are very welcoming, organized, and clean. I had an amazing experience with a balloon procedure in their state-of-the-art OR. Very professional, systematic, and organized. I highly recommend this office, doctor, and his PA, Brigitte.
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I came to Dr Mandel because of I was having sleep apnea and sinus problems. First off Dr Mandel has excellent bed side manner. He's genuine, kind and caring. His staff is great. I have two procedures done at his office...I had a UPPP and balloon sinusplat. The balloon sinusplat was a total success...more
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It feels great to feel cool air getting into my nose after 60 years living with sinus issues & a deviated septum. Due to my medical condition from 9/11 exposures this office and its talents made my bad situation easier to live with. Allergy testing was painless FYI. I am so thankful to Dr Mandell...more
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Dr. Mandel is a wonderful doctor. He took his time to explain everything to me and most of all gave me the correct treatment. I highly recommend him as an ENT/Allergist. He’s very knowledgeable and a pleasure to speak with.
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Dr. Lee Mandel and his staff in Plantation are excellent ???I had the balloon sinusitis surgery and I feel a lot better??
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