Dr. Matthew Kates, MD

Dr. Matthew Kates, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Matthew Kates, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New Rochelle, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1986 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

145 Huguenot St # 610

New Rochelle, NY 10801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kates'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.

Dr. Kates' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kates "Dr. Matthew J. Kates, MD, FACS is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. After receiving his Medical Degree from Cornell University Medical College in 1986, Dr. Kates completed 2 years of general surgical training at St Vincent's Hospital and 3 years of otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery training through the Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital Residency program. Dr. Kates has enjoyed private practice in New Rochelle since 1991. He was named Chief of the Division of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery at Sound Shore Medical Center in 1997. He is also a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, and the American Rhinological Society. He has been recognized for several years by Castle Connolly as a "New York Metro Top Doctor" and by Westchester Magazine as a "Westchester Top Doctor". He has also appeared on many local TV and radio programs. Dr. Kates treats a wide spectrum of ear, nose and throat disorders and sees both adults and pediatric patients of all ages. He is performing the new technique of Balloon Sinuplasty and is affiliated with Sound Shore Medical Center, Lawrence Hospital and St. John's Hospital."

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

63  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • 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)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • St Vincent's Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kates' Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kates to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

If you live in Westchester and are in search of an excellent ENT look no further than Dr. Kates. His level of knowledge and attention to detail are truly remarkable. He performed surgery on me that literally changed my life. After 18 years of not being able to breath out of one side of my nose I...more
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