Dr. Ofer Jacobowitz, Doctor
  • Doctor
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat · Sleep Medicine

Dr. Ofer Jacobowitz

4.7

  • Titles & Designations: MD

  • Years of Experience: …

  • Gender: Male

  • Age: 50

Specialties

Specialties

Ear, Nose, and Throat

Sleep Medicine

Conditions Treated

Acute Sinusitis

Allergic Rhinitis

Benign Positional Vertigo

Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders

Chronic Laryngitis

Chronic Sinusitis

Chronic Tonsillitis

Conductive Hearing Loss

Cough

Deviated Septum

Dizziness

Dysphagia

Ear Ache

Ear Disorders

Ear Infection

Ear Infection in Infant

Earwax Buildup

Enlarged Turbinates

Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

External Ear Disorders

Facial Fracture

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Head and Neck Tumor

Head or Neck Lump or Swelling

Hearing Loss

Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)

Hyperparathyroidism

Laryngitis

Larynx Conditions

Loss of Smell and-or Taste

Nasal Obstruction

Nasal Papillomas

Nasal Polyp

Nasopharyngitis

Nosebleed

Oral Cancer

Otitis Media

Outer Ear Infection

Parathyroid (Gland) Disease

Perforated Eardrum

Postnasal Drip

Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Reflux Laryngitis

Salivary Gland Cancer

Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation

Sinus Disorders

Sinus Polyp

Sinusitis

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Disorders

Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder

Snoring

Throat Cancer

Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)

Throat Pain

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid Disease

Thyroid Nodule

Tongue Cancer

Tongue-Tie

Tonsil Cancer

Tonsil Disorders

Tonsillitis

Vertigo

Vocal Cord Nodule

Vocal Cord Paralysis

Vocal Cord Polyp

Procedures Performed

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates

Adenoidectomy

Balloon Sinuplasty

Coblation Tonsillectomy

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)

Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy

ENT Surgery

Ear Tube Placement

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System

Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery

Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)

Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders

Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland

Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion

Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy

Glossectomy

Head and Neck Surgery

Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator

Intranasal or Sinus Procedure

Laryngeal Videostroboscopy

Laryngoscopy

Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision

Lymph Node Resection

Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy

Minimally Invasive and Navigational Procedure

Nasal Airway Surgery

Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)

Nasal Surgery

Pillar Procedure

Sinus Surgery

Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances

Sleep Apnea Surgery

Sleep Apnea Treatment

Sleep Study

Snoring Surgery

Snoring Therapy

Soft Palate Implant

SomnoDent® (for Sleep Apnea)

Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)

Thornton Adjustable Positioner® (TAP®)

Thyroid Lobectomy

Thyroid Surgery

Thyroidectomy

Tonsillectomy

Turbinate Reduction

Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP)

Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

About Dr. Ofer Jacobowitz

  • No Sanctions

  • No Board Actions

  • No Malpractice Claims

Languages

English, French, Spanish, Hebrew

Biography

Unspecified

Treatment Approach

Unspecified

Education

Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University

Medical School

1996

Mount Sinai Medical Center

Internship Hospital

1997

Mount Sinai Medical Center

Residency Hospital

2001

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Undergraduate School

1988

City University of NY, PhD in Pharmacology

Other Education

1994

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology

American Board of Otolaryngology

Sleep Medicine

American Board of Otolaryngology

Publications & Research

Perioperative management of patients with sleep-disordered breathing. Chapter in "Sleep Medicine", 2010

Practitioners Need Corporate Compliance Education: AAO-HNS Survey Results, 2010

Surgical Reconstruction of the Upper Airway for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, 2012

Palatal and tongue base surgery for surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea: a prospective study., 2006

Expansion Sphincter Pharyngoplasty and Palatal Advancement Pharyngoplasty: Airway Evaluation and Surgical Techniques., 2012

The Future of Sleep Medicine. Sleep, 2011

Awards & Recognition

Fellow designation American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 2012

Honor Award- American Academy of Otolaryngology/ Head & Neck Surgery, 9/8/2011

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1995

Memberships

Unspecified

Associated Practices & Hospitals

ENT & Allergy Associates

Medical Practice

Insurance

Aetna

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select

Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union

Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC

Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)

Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO

Cigna

Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus

EmblemHealth

Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO

HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group

Interplan Health Group

Humana

Choice Care PPO

MagnaCare

MagnaCare PPO

MultiPlan

MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

MVP Health Care

MVP Health Care PPO

Oxford Health Plans

Freedom Plan

UnitedHealthCare

Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Affinity Health Plan

Amerihealth

Beech Street (Multiplan)

Commercial Insurance Company

Coventry Health Care

EBS-RMSCO

Fidelis Care

HIP Health Plan of New York

Neighborhood Health Plan

PHCS

PHP-Physicians Health Plan

POMCO Group

Tricare

Ratings & Reviews

Average Rating

4.7

Personal Performance

Time Well Spent

5.0

Trustworthiness

5.0

Answers Questions

5.0

Explains Conditions

5.0

Staff & Office

Office Env

5.0

Scheduling

5.0

Friendliness

5.0

Avg Wait Time

10 to 15 minutes

Dr. Ofer Jacobowitz

4.7