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Comprehensive General Otolaryngology
1305 York Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: (646) 962-6673 | F: (646) 962-0100
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Personal Statement

Named one of New York magazine's Best Doctors from 2007-2016

Named to Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors from 2007-2016

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Specialties/Expertise

Board Certifications
  • Otolaryngology
Specialties
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Laryngology
  • ENT (Ear, Nose, and Throat)
  • Otolaryngology
  • Rhinology
  • Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
Expertise
  • Facial Trauma
  • Sinusitis
  • Voice Disorder
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Disorder of Nasal Sinus
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Salivary Disorder
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Allergic Rhinosinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Outcomes Research

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 [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • 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 [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]

Education/Training

  • M.P.H., University of Texas School of Public Health, 1996
  • M.D., The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1988

Honors and Awards

2000, Honor Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

 

2001, Fulbright and Jaworski Faculty Excellence Award, Baylor College of Medicine

 

2001-14, listed in Marquis Who's Who in America

 

2002-13, listed in Marquis Who's Who in the World

 

2002-12, listed in Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering

 

2004-12, listed in Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare

 

2004, Distinguished Service Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

2012, Distinguished Service Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

2010, Presidential Citation, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

 

 2005, Houston Distinguished Surgeon Award, Greater Houston Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN)

 

2005-10, listed in Best Doctors in America

 

 2006-13, listed in Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

2006-12, listed in Castle Connolly Top Doctors New York Metro Area

 

2007-12, listed in Best Doctors in New York by New York magazine

 

Visiting Professor or Named Lectureship at 23 different institutions, as of 2012.

Biography

Titles

Professor of Otolaryngology
Weill Cornell Medical College

E. Darracott Vaughan, Jr., M.D. Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Weill Cornell Medical College

Otolaryngologist-in-Chief
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Chairman of Otolaryngology
Weill Cornell Medical College

Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Biography

Dr. Stewart is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and Otolaryngologist-in-Chief at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He also serves as Vice Dean of the Medical College, and the E. Darracott Vaughan, MD Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs. He received a B.E. degree summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University, and his M.D. from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed residency training in General Surgery and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, and received his M.P.H. degree from the University of Texas School of Public Health. At Baylor College of Medicine after residency training, he served as Associate Professor and Director of Residency Education in the Department, Chief of Service at Ben Taub General Hospital, and Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs for the College, before coming to Weill Cornell.

Dr. Stewart's clinical practice is general otolaryngology, and he has particular interest in nose and sinus disease, sleep breathing disorders, and head and neck trauma. He is the author of 2 textbooks, as well as more than 30 book chapters and 110 peer-reviewed publications.

Dr. Stewart is the Editor-in-Chief of The Laryngoscope journal, and has previously served as Associate Editor or on the Editorial Board of many other journals, including the International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology, American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy, Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and ENT Today.  He is a Director, and President-Elect, of the American Board of Otolaryngology, and the immediate past chair of the Education Council of the Board.  He is the immediate Past-President of the Association of Academic Departments of Oto-HNS, and a Past-President of the Society of University Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeons. From 2011-15 he was an elected member of the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and he also currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Rhinologic Society.  He was appointed to the EENT Quality Measures Task Force of the National Quality Forum in 2015, and he serves on the ACGME Otolaryngology Residency Review Committee from 2016-22.  

Dr. Stewart's research interests are in outcomes and quality of life research, and he has received research funding from the NIH, AHRQ, the AAOHNS Foundation, other foundations, and industry. 

Dr. Stewart has received many awards and honors, including the Fulbright and Jaworski Faculty Excellence Award while at Baylor College of Medicine, and he was inducted into the Academy of Distinguished Educators there. In addition, he has received a Presidential Citation from the AAO-HNS, and he is a two-time recicipient of the Academy's Distinguished Service Award. He received the Houston Distinguished Surgeon Award from AORN in 2005. He is listed in Best Doctors in America by Castle Connolly, Marquis Who's Who in America, Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in Science and Engineering, and Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, and also in Best Doctors in New York by Castle Connolly, and by New York Magazine.  He has been a Visiting Professor at more than 35 institutions, and has given more then 350 invited lectures, nationally and internationally. 

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