Dr. Vijay Mukhija, MD

Dr. Vijay Mukhija, MD

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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
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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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2  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

65  Conditions Treated

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35  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

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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

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mukhija to family and friends
31 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

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 (23)

Had nasal surgery a couple of weeks ago was nervous but felt confident i was in good hands with Dr. Mukhija. He eased my mind with his knowledge and concern. Highly recommend!!
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Dr. Mukhija was incredibly knowledgeable, friendly, and reassuring! He was one of the best doctors I’ve ever had. He made sure I got all of the tests and proper care that I needed! I highly recommend seeing Dr. Mukhija!
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Never will see this doctor. Doesn’t care or spend any time with patient. Does not escript to pharmacy for the meds he said I should have. Had to call The office 3 times and only got one script. This Dr. is like Jiffy Lube in and out in next patient
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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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