Dr. William Lawson, MD

Dr. William Lawson, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 83
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Dr. William Lawson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1965 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

5 E 98th St Fl 8

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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

Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
ENT Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Lawson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

57  Conditions Treated

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37  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
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • 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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Bronx Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lawson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lawson's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lawson to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Lawson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

Very knowledgeable and experienced, cares about his patients, wonderful staff
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Dr. Lawson saved our mother's life. Not only is he a brilliant doctor but a compassionate one as well. Ten stars!
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The man saved my life. It's that simple.
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Have had several surgeries with Dr Lawson. He's an amazing physician, and person, for whom I've trusted my well being with for many years.
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Doesn't explain things in laymen's terms. Walked out as I was asking additional questions.
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