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 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

Contact Information

(212) 263-0922

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Adenoidectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tonsillectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Tube Placement
very high
more than 99% of peers

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4  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

98  Conditions Treated

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48  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)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • 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
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rickert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rickert's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rickert

4.7

Based on 49 reviews

5 Stars
89.79591836734694%
(44)
4 Stars
2.0408163265306123%
(1)
3 Stars
4.081632653061225%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
4.081632653061225%
(2)

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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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May 22, 2018
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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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Abby Richardson in long island city – Mar 14, 2018
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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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New York, NY – Jun 22, 2017
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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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Brooklyn, NY – Mar 31, 2017
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Dr. Rickert is a wonderful doctor that I highly recommend to anyone looking for a pediatric ent. He is not only great at what he does but he is warm and kind, which is a must when working with children. His bedside manner is lovely. My special needs son was comfortable and calm in Dr. Rickert's...Read More
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