Dr. Michael Katz, MD

Dr. Michael Katz, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Michael Katz, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Rutherford, NJ and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

47 Orient Way

Rutherford, NJ 07070

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 95% of peers
Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 93% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Katz'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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

61  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Stapedectomy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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

  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient Choice Award, 2011
  • Consumer Research Council Top Doctor, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Katz's 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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Katz although not issuing good news did do in a compassionate manner, was very understanding and gave an explicit pedestrian explanation of what to do and what comes next
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I have used Dr Katz for the last few years and have a great experience with him. He is very professional and takes the time to answer questions that I've had at every appointment. I have also had sinus surgery as well as a stapedectomy done by Dr Katz in the last two years and both were successful...more
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Dr. Katz has terrible bedside manners. My doctor referred me to him for a Thyroid biopsy. When he used the needle to numb my throat area, I was in ALOT of pain and told him so. He tried several times to perform the procedure and became upset and impatient with me when I moved my neck due to the...more
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Dr.Katz,gets right to the point.Explains your problem,and what needs to be done.The rest is up to you.I chose surgery,had it done on 4/22/2016.I had no problems during or after surgery.Had my 2nd follow up appointment,5/17/2016.breathing 100% better,after seeing Dr.Katz,and following his advice,on...more
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