Dr. Yosef Krespi, MD

Dr. Yosef Krespi, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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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

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

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

Dr. Krespi'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*

73  Conditions Treated

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41  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

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krespi to family and friends
17 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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

Dr. Krespi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I saw Krespi about 5 years ago for unrefreshed sleep. He said it was because of my deviated septum. If I had the surgery, he said there was a 50% chance my tiredness would be 90% better and like a 10% chance I would see no improvement. He did the surgery. In follow-ups, I told him it didn't help at...more
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Saw him a few times. Had a minor surgery to fix constant nosebleeds. He was efficient and competent. I just recommended him to a friend. Office staff is very good.
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I saw Dr. Krespi because my nose was completely blocked due to sinusitis. He did an exam that lasted max. 5 minutes and told me my nose was blocked. He said he would send a prescription to my pharmacy, which he forgot to do. I followed up the next day with the office, and after much back and forth...more
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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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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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