Dr. Max April, MD

Dr. Max April, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Max April, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat).

240 E 38th St Fl 14

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(646) 501-7889

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Adenoidectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Tube Placement
very high
more than 96% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

75  Conditions Treated

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38  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
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Vestibule Floor of Mouth
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • 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)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Boston Medical Center Corporate University Hospital Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston U/ Tufts University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Johns Hopkins
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • voted one of best doctors in America. Castle Connolly guide., 2002-2012
  • in best doctor issue New York Magazine, 1998-2012
  • Honor Award- American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, 2000
  • in best doctors in NY metro area. Castle Connolly, 1995-2012
  • distinguished service award American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. April has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. April's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. April to family and friends
17 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. April's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. April has taken the most wonderful care of our three children over the past 10 years. He is a kind-hearted and professional physician who has made hospital and regular visits stress free for us and our children time and time again. He has an incredible bedside manner, and we can't imagine...more
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Dr. April and his staff were great! My 5 year old went in for his first appointment. Everything was explained so that I could understand it. My son was made to feel comfortable and before doing any tests, everything was explained to him too. We went to NYU for the surgery. The staff did an awesome...more
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My two sons have seen Dr. April for years. He is a wonderful, compassionate physician. When one son was in the hospital for a week, Dr. April visited him daily and sat by his bedside. We will never forget his kindness.
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I was referred to Dr. April by my pediatrician when my 3 year old daughter was suffering from sleep apnea, terrible snoring and disrupted sleep. I cannot say enough about his professionalism, expertise and the manner in which he interacted with my family and I. From consult to OR, we felt confident...more
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This is the first time I have ever posted a review but felt compelled to because Dr April is the best. I don't thins a persons post about a front desk person belongs on a doctors review. He is brilliant. His entire team was loving and lovely to our family. Dr April could not have been more...more
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