Language: English
Gender: Male
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Weill Cornell Medicine Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
1305 York Avenue , 5th Floor
New York, NY 10021
(646) 962-3681

Personal Statement

George Alexiades, MD, FACS is an Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology and is the Director of the Cochlear Implant Center at the Weill Cornell Medical College.

Dr. Alexiades is an Otologist/Neurotologist who specializes in diseases of the ear and is board-certified in Otolaryngology and Neurotology. Otology encompasses the treatment of diseases of the ear such as hearing loss, tinnitus, cholesteatoma, otosclerosis and chronic ear infections. Neurotology encompasses the treatment of diseases of the ear which relate to the skull base, such as acoustic neuromas, meningiomas and glomus tumors.   

If you are scheduled to see Dr. Alexiades as a new patient, please print and complete the Patient Packet and bring it with you on the day of your appointment. Thank you.

 Doctor Alexiades Practice

Specialties & Expertise


  • Otology
  • Neurotology


  • Cochlear Implantation
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Ear Infection
  • Hearing Loss
  • Otosclerosis
  • Ear Drum Perforation
  • Skull Base Surgery

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 - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare


Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
  • Neurotology

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, 1994
  • B.S., State University of New York at Binghamton, 1990

Honors & Awards


Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2017