Dr. Neil Hockstein, MD

Dr. Neil Hockstein, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(37)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Neil Hockstein, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Wilmington, DE and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College in 2000 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1941 Limestone Rd Ste 210

Wilmington, DE 19808

Contact Information

(302) 998-0300

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Benefit Concepts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Salivary Gland Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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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)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Jefferson Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Pennsylvania Surgery Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Pennsylvania Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hockstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hockstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hockstein to family and friends
2.9
based on 37 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (6)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Hockstein'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in West Chester, PA
His surgery staff let me go home after performing sinus surgery even after I could not urinate. I could not urinate at home and had to go to a medical clinic where they removed 1100 cc of urine. Hockstein took no responsibility and said it was just a bump in the road. I was home for 2 weeks when I...more
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in Middletown, DE
Phenomenal surgeon. My husband had a right tongue base cancer with a positive lymph node. In 2005, Dr. Hockstein was a principal investigator in the development of TORS procedure. He was very instrumental in development of this now standard of care. A minimally invasive surgical technique for the...more
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Dr. Hockstein is great. I am very surprised by all of the negative reviews. Yes, the wait time can be a little long sometimes. But that is something you have to deal with if you want to see an exceptional doctor. He is friendly and very knowledgable. He clearly knows his stuff. He is more than...more
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in Wilmington, DE
The man is a genius. His skill using the Da Vinci surgical robot is unsurpassed. He literally saved my life and did such a great job I didn?t need chemo or radiation for my throat cancer.
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in Thorofare, NJ
Somewhat sarcastic, asked a few questions but didn't listen to responses, more of a formality. Acted as though he was rushed or disinterested.Attitude seemed to be that he has enough patients and he can pick and choose so find another surgeon. Will put up with Philadelphia traffic and paying to...more
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