Dr. Scott Rickert, MD

Dr. Scott Rickert, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  ·  
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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 8 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

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

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

Tonsillectomy
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Dr. Rickert performs Tonsillectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rickert performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Ear Tube Placement
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rickert performs Ear Tube Placement more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rickert performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Rickert, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 8 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
    New York Center For Voice and Swallowing Disorders
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2010
    Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2009
    New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell/Columbia)
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2004
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    2004
  • 1996
    Yale University
    Undergraduate School
    1996

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Rickert's Reviews

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4.7

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1 Star
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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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