Dr. Yosef Krespi, MD

Dr. Yosef Krespi, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Yosef Krespi, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Israel Tech Inst, Haifa and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

110 E 59th St

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Tonsillitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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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
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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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

  • Israel Tech Inst, Haifa
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Tel Hashomer Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Saint Marys Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krespi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krespi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krespi to family and friends
2.3
based on 14 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Krespi's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (7)

in New York, NY
DO NOT SEE THIS DOCTOR!!!!!!!!! A complete waste of time. Very cold and uncaring. He will do the minimum to see you coming back to bill your insurance. Does explain anything, treat you like you're irrelevant. Absolute worst.
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in New York, NY
I have a 4:45pm appointment today. Was running a few minutes behind so I called the office. No phones were being picked up. I literally arrived at 5:52pm and I was told that since I was Dr. Krespi's last patient of the day that he wouldn't be able to see me. While all of this was happening,...more
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in New York, NY
Make sure you ask about the cost upfront. A family went in to check her tongue. Dr. Krespi did a 10 minute exam, said she was ok and it cost us almost $1000. It was not made clear what the cost would be. In fact, my wife thought there was no charge after talking to the receptionist.
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in New York, NY
I used Dr. Krespi for a nasal surgery. I had a deviated septum and hired him to fix the problem about 4 years ago. He did absolutely nothing and I'm still having breathing issues. Horrible doctor. Don't use him.
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in New York, NY
I came in with severe facial pain. He spent 3 minutes with me, put a scope in my nose, said I didn't have a sinus infection and should see a dentist - it was TMJ and then he walked out the door. I suffered all weekend , Googled dealing with facial pain. On Monday saw my dentist who said it was a...more
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