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Comprehensive General Otolaryngology
1305 York Avenue , 5th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Fax
(646) 962-0030
Call
(646) 962-3169

Personal Statement

Dr. Aaron N. Pearlman is an Associate Professor of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology at Weill Cornell Medical College. His clinical interests include the medical and surgical management of sinonasal disorders in adults and children, including acute and chronic rhinosinusitis and diseases of the skull base. Dr. Pearlman also participates in the management of sleep apnea and sleep related disorders. As a board certified Otolaryngologist, he treats general otolaryngologic disorders including ear infections, acid reflux, hearing loss, tonsillitis, thyroid/parathyroid problems and salivary disorders. 

If you are scheduled to see Dr. Pearlman as a new patient, please print and complete the Patient Packet and bring it with you on the day of your appointment. We encourage you to bring all prior imagining (CT, MRI) related to your problem on a CD-ROM to the initial consultation visit. You can typically obtain this from the site where you had your radiologic study performed. 

Thank you for choosing this office in the care of your ENT health. We look forward to working with you.

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Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology
  • Rhinology

Expertise

  • Surgical Procedure With Approach By Anterior Skull Base
  • Nasal/Sinus Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Otolaryngology Surgery
  • Nasal Disorder
  • Sinusitis
  • Sinus Disease
  • Pediatric Sinusitis
  • Disorder of Nasal Sinus
  • Sleep and Snoring Disorders
  • MSLT (Sleep Disorders)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat Problems
  • Tonsil and Adenoid Problems
  • Ear Infection
  • Hearing Loss

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Attending Otolaryngologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 2002

Honors & Awards

While in training, Dr. Pearlman received the NYU Otolaryngology Resident Research award for his work involving common respiratory viruses and inflammatory nasal polyps.

As a fellow, Dr. Pearlman received an industry sponsored grant to examine the role of balloon sinuplasty in the office setting.

Biography

Dr. Aaron Pearlman is an Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology at Weill Cornell Medical College.

Dr. Pearlman received his B.S. degree from the University of Maryland, graduating summa cum laude and was inducted into the prestigious honor society Phi Beta Kappa. He received his M.D. degree from New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Pearlman completed his internship in General Surgery and Residency in Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery at New York University School of Medicine. He then completed a Fellowship in Rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine's Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Pearlman's research interests are concerned with the pathology and treatment of chronic inflammatory disease of the nose and paranasal sinuses. He has presented his research at national conferences including those of the American Rhinologic Society and the Triological Society. While in training he received the NYU Otolaryngology Resident Research award for his work involving common respiratory viruses and inflammatory nasal polyps. As a fellow he received an industry sponsored grant to examine the role of balloon sinuplasty in the office setting.

His clinical interests include the medical and surgical management of nasal and sinus disorders, stereotactic surgery, and skull base surgery. Dr. Pearlman also participates in the management of sleep apnea and sleep related disorders. As a board certified Otolaryngologist, he treats general otolaryngologic disorders including ear infections, acid reflux, hearing loss, tonsillitis, thyroid/parathyroid problems and salivary disorders.

A summary of Dr. Pearlman's Education, Training and/or Faculty Appointments is listed as following:

B.S. - University of Maryland, summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.

M.D. - New York University School of Medicine. 2002

Internship in General Surgery and Residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: New York University School of Medicine.

Fellowship - Rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine's Northwestern Memorial Hospital.