Dr. Richard Schiffman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Schiffman, MD
Dr. Richard Schiffman, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Schiffman is affiliated with Mount Sinai Brooklyn.

2533 Batchelder St Apt 1D

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

(718) 743-2228

Dr. Richard Schiffman, MD

Dr. Richard Schiffman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Sinusitis
high
more than 89% of peers
Acute Sinusitis
high
more than 88% of peers
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
31

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
3

Procedures

  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery

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

  • Brooklyn College Phi Beta Kappa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Montefiore Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Montefiore Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Miami Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • PHI BETA KAPPA, 1973
Media & Publications

Dr. Schiffman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schiffman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schiffman to family and friends
2.5
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Schiffman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schiffman accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Schiffman has admitting privileges

Mount Sinai Brooklyn
3201 Kings Hwy
Brooklyn, NY 11234
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