Dr. William Kuhel, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 62

  

Dr. William Kuhel, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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Dr. Kuhel's Reviews

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4.9

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Dr. Kuhel is fantastic. He is straight forward and explains everything he needs to do to solve your problem. He has the kindest demeanor and is genuinely caring. I couldn't have picked a better surgeon
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Absolutely first rate!
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Superb clinician.
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Professional/ Punctual/ Responsive : Caring/ Confidence inspiring
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Dr. Kuhel is the most thorough, brilliant and kind doctor I’ve ever been to. He located a lump on my throat and did surgery (which was flawless) to remove it. Now, years later, I am fine and healthy. I still will only see Dr. Kuhel for any ENT concerns.
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Dr. Kuhel is outstanding and his staff is also outstanding!!! He literally saved my husband's life and now he is taking excellent care of me!!! Thank you so much Dr. Kuhel and team :))
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Dr Kuhel saved my life and I have been seeing him twice a year since my neck surgery for followups. I don't believe there could be a person better at any aspect of medine than the good doctor Kuhel. I rate him at elevens all across the board. So look no further he is the one.
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I had an operation that went exactly as Dr. Kuhel explained it would. He is an excellent surgeon, evaluates exactly what needs to be done and explained it well. He runs his practice with his patients in mind, and took his time with me. Most importantly, it was a very successful operation, and the outcome was excellent. I would always refer him and I the medical community also thinks extremely highly of him. I had other consults and they knew of Dr. Kuhel and said he was excellent.
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Dr Kuhel is very knowledgeable and a skillful surgeon
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Very personable & knowledgeable about cancer on the tongue.
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(212) 235-1519

Dr. Kuhel accepts the following insurance:

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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kuhel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kuhel treats Head or Neck Lump or Swelling more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kuhel treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Thyroid Lobectomy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kuhel performs Thyroid Lobectomy more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Kuhel performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Head and Neck Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kuhel performs Head and Neck Surgery more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Kuhel performs this procedure more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Kuhel's conditions and procedures:

  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Malignant Tumor of the Head and-or Neck
  • Nosebleed
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Soft Tissue Tumors of Head and Neck
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Education

Indiana University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1989
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
1984
St Vincents Hosp Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1983
Univerity Of Michigan Medical School
Medical School

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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average