Dr. Mark Shikowitz, MD

Dr. Mark Shikowitz, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
(27)
Save
Dr. Mark Shikowitz, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Este (Uce), Facultad De Medicina in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

430 Lakeville Rd

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(718) 470-7550

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Shikowitz

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

TMJ
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Shikowitz'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

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

73  Conditions Treated

Less

Read Less

37  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)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Wound Repair

Less

Read Less

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

  • Universidad Central Del Este (Uce), Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • N Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shikowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shikowitz does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shikowitz and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shikowitz's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shikowitz to family and friends
27 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Shikowitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I had sinus surgery that was suppose to have been done by him, with poor results. Now, 2 years later, I am looking for an ENT to correct it. The septum was not fixed ,and, to make matters worse, my sinuses are too open. I did not see him before the surgery, and have a funny feeling it was the...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I would definitely recommend Dr. Shikowitz. I was treated with respect and concern about my ear bleeding from a blood clot. He explained everything he was doing while removing this from my inner ear canal and what to expect. I am a high risk patient and had to call the office a couple of days...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
The experience was extremely poor. It took 2.5 hours to be called into the exam room. The doctor made no apologies and acted as though it was perfectly acceptable to wait that long. When I explained my syptoms to him he told me those weren't my syptoms because he already corrected that issue. He...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
0
Are you Dr. Shikowitz?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Ear, Nose, and Throat
(272)
Plastic Surgery
(76)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(67)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(60)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(66)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(54)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(63)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(53)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(60)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(50)