Dr. Scott Rickert, MD

Dr. Scott Rickert, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Scott Rickert, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 2004 and specializes in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), craniofacial surgery, and more.

240 E 38th St Fl 14

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(212) 263-0922

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Rickert's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Adenoidectomy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rickert performs Adenoidectomy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rickert performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Head and Neck Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rickert performs Head and Neck Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rickert performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Otitis Media
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rickert treats Otitis Media more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rickert treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rickert's conditions and procedures:

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adenoidectomy
Airway Disorders
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Autoimmune Diseases
Balloon Sinuplasty
Bell's Palsy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Diseases
Broken Nose
Caldwell-Luc Procedure
Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Cleft Lip
Cleft Lip and Palate
Cleft Palate
Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
Cochlear Implant Insertion
Common Cold
Conductive Hearing Loss
Congenital Anomalies of Breast
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cough
Craniopharyngioma
Dacryocystorhinostomy
Deafness
Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
Dentofacial Anomalies
Deviated Septum
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Dizziness
Down Syndrome
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Ear Infection
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Earwax Buildup
Enlarged Turbinates
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
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
Eyelid Disorders
Facial Fracture
Facial Reconstruction
Fracture
Frenectomy
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Glossectomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
Hearing Loss
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hyperacusis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Jaw Fracture
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Larynx Conditions
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Malignant Otitis Externa
Mandibular Hypoplasia
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Meniere's Disease
Motion Sickness
Nasal Obstruction
Nasal Polyp
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Nosebleed
Oral and-or Facial Cleft
Oral Cancer
Orbital Fracture
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Perforated Eardrum
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngitis
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sinus Disorders
Sinus Surgery
Sinusitis
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Snoring
Sore Throat
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Tear Duct Surgery
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tinnitus
Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Tonsillectomy
Tonsillitis
Tracheal Surgery
Uvulectomy
Velocardiofacial Syndrome
Velopharyngeal Insufficiency
Vertigo
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Wheezing
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Rickert, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 2004 and specializes in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), craniofacial surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

Board Certifications

Education

Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
Internship Hospital
2010
Children'S Hospital Of Philadelphia
Fellowship Hospital
2010
New York Center For Voice and Swallowing Disorders
Fellowship Hospital
2009
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell/Columbia)
Residency Hospital
2004
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School
1996
Yale University
Undergraduate School
2010
2010
2009
2004
1996

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rickert's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rickert

4.7

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
90.19607843137256%
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4 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
3 Stars
3.9215686274509802%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
3.9215686274509802%
(2)

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My children actually look forward to going to him. Other doctors (we have seen 6) in examining the adenoids with a tube inserted in the nose left my children terrified and screaming. Dr Rickert performed the same exam and my children remained calm and trusting. His technique is gentle and quick. He...Read More
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Dr Rickert was highly recommended to us by a pediatrician We saw Dr Rickert for almost two years as he worked to decrease the size of our son’s adnoids He spent a lot of time really getting to know our son and try all options before surgery. We finally did go ahead with the surgery and had the best...Read More
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Dr. Scott Rickert is a fantastic doctor. I'm one of his adult patients that he has treated me for a viral hearing loss, hyperacusis, viral vestibular neuritis, as well as an unfortunate incident with a fish bone that passed through my throat. He is thorough, explaining in detail what is going on...Read More
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A compassionate, interested, very capable Dr. Did a tonsilectomy for my son at age 3 and has changed his life! He had sleep apnea and is now able to breath. Thank you Dr Rickert!
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Dr. Rickert (and his staff) took incredibly good care of our daughter (having surgery on her neck at 2yrs), and was extremely helpful in explaining everything to us. Everyone was informative, accommodating, and ready to answer questions in the clearest way possible. After being referred to him by...Read More
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Aetna HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
HealthFirst
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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Mount Sinai West

New York, NY