William I. Kuhel, MD

Otolaryngology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Languages: Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese
Office Phone: (646) 962-6325
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors


Dr. Kuhel graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School. He trained in General Surgery at St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center in Manhattan for two years and completed his residency training in Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Indiana University Center. This was followed by a fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Kuhel is an Associate Professor of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology and Director of the Head and Neck Service in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.

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1983 University of Michigan Medical School

Internship: 1984 St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center

Residency: 1985 St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center

Residency: 1988 Indiana University Medical Center

Fellowship: 1989 MD Anderson Cancer Center


1305 York Avenue 5th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (646) 962-6325

Fax: (646) 962-0030

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Associate Professor of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College