Dr. Vijay Mukhija, MD

Dr. Vijay Mukhija, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
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Dr. Vijay Mukhija, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Melville, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery and ear, nose, and throat.

115 Broadhollow Rd

Melville, NY 11747

Contact Information

(631) 591-9990

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Common Cold
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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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)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • 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
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 11/10/2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Queens County, NY
    State: 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

  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mukhija has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mukhija has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mukhija's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mukhija to family and friends
4.5
based on 26 total reviews (20 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Mukhija's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Dr. Vijay Mukhija is a great doctor and also an incredible surgeon, he did a brilliant job, with the operation on my nose. I highly recommend Dr. Mukhija, and his staff at ENT Allergy. He is punctual, relatable, well spoken and very professional. I will recommend without hesitation this doctor to...more
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I have been going to Dr. Mukhija for approximately 2 years and have nothing but positive experience with him. I strongly recommend him.
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What more can I say about this guy. He was punctual, relatable, well spoken & professional enough to meet me on my level as to communicate things so I understood them. I happen to be the kind of person that likes to know things in detail to become a wiser human being for the future (especially...more
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Dr. Mukhija has a warm, kind and caring demeanor. During both of my office visits he put me at ease immediately. He took the time to explain what my symptoms meant and explained the likely cause. He then gave me a course of treatment to follow always listening to my questions and answering in...more
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My elderly mom, who has dementia, saw her GP for her checkup and was told to see an ENT to clear up a hearing concern. I called around for an appointment without much luck. Called ENT and Allergy Associates in Melville and the folks there could not have been more helpful. From the receptionist who...more
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