Dr. William Sher, MD

Dr. William Sher, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. William Sher, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Port Jefferson Station, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1500 Route 112

Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776

Contact Information

(631) 928-0188

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 98% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Sher'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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22  Procedures

  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • SUNY Downstate-Kings Co
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sher's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sher to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Sher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Waiting 30 days for a call from Dr Sher re: a pathology report from a Thyroid Biopsy-not acceptable by any means.
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Dr. Sher was chomping on gum while working on a problem with my sons earwax. My 11 year old son was very anxious, crying & shaking saying that the earwax removal hurt him. The doctor refused to continue working because my son was moving around which I understand. However, he refused not only to...more
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If I could give Dr Sher ZERO stars I would. I made an appointment with him in pure desperation after suffering with sinus infection for 2.5 months. He did not take my complaint seriously and sent me for Cat scan. Report showed sinus infection and he sent his nurse to call me to tell me it was...more
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He is terrible. Due to headache/sinus issue, my dentist suggested me to make an appointment with ENT specialist. So, I met Dr. Sher. During the visit, I kept telling him that I get stuffy nose most of the time and it is hard to unclog it and stuff in my sinus, gives me headache. Unfortunately, he...more
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I had surgery on 2/3/16 and Dr Sher did an excellent job in hiding my thyroid scar in my neck fold. Two weeks after surgery I could barely see it. I had no problems or side effects from my thyroid surgery. His staff was friendly and he has early office hours. I would recommend him highly.
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