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Lane D. Krevitt, MD

Head and Neck Surgery
Otolaryngology (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 889-8575, (212) 501-0500

Biography

Lane Krevitt, MD is a board certified Otolaryngologist – Head and Neck Surgeon, who specializes in Head and Neck Oncology Surgery, including Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery. He is the director of Head & Neck Surgery, Thyroid and Parathyroid disease at the New York Otolaryngology Group. He received his undergraduate degree at Tufts University outside of Boston and his medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia- Drexel University Medical School. He completed his Internship in General Surgery and Residency training in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center in New York City.  Dr. Krevitt also completed a Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncology and Endocrine Surgery (Thyroid and Parathyroid) at Montefiore Medical Center, under the direction of Carl Silver, M.D., pioneer in the field of Head & Neck Endocrine, Oncology, and Laryngeal Surgery.

Dr. Krevitt is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery.

Dr. Krevitt is an Attending physician at Weill Cornell Medical College, Mount Sinai/Beth Israel Medical Center and Montefiore Medical Center. He has an academic appointment as Affiliate Assistant Professor at the Weill Cornell Medical College.  Castle Connelly Guide has recognized Dr. Krevitt as one of New York’s leading Otolaryngologists for many years. He has also consistently been included in Super Doctors, as seen in the New York Times Magazine. He was also included in the “Best Doctors” edition in New York Magazine in 2010 and 2013. He has also been included in America’s Top Physicians and a recipient of the Patients Choice Award.

Dr. Krevitt has published and presented at numerous meetings both regionally and nationally on a wide array of topics. In addition to those, he co-authored the chapter “Morpho-Physiology of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands” in Science Review for Otolaryngology, published by Thieme. He is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, New York Head and Neck Society, American Thyroid Association, American Rhinologic Society.

Dr. Krevitt treats many types of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck conditions. He has expertise in Minimally Invasive Surgeries of the Head & Neck and Sinuses. His area of special interest includes:
Thyroid / Parathyroid Disease
Image Guided Minimally Invasive Sinus Surgery
Comprehensive management of Sinus/Nasal Disease
Cancers of the Larynx
Cancers of the Head & Neck
Sleep Apnea

Area of Expertise

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Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity

Cigna

Emblem Select Care

Emblem/HIP [HMO, Medicaid, Medicare]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

Fidelis Care

GHI [CBP]

Healthfirst

Medicare

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]

Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter (HMO)]

POMCO [PPO]

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]

Education

MD, Hahnemann University School of Medicine

Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center

Residency: Albert Einstein Medical Center

Fellowship: Albert Einstein / Montefiore Medical Center

Locations

36A East 36th Street
New York, NY 10016

Phone: (212) 889-8575

Fax: (212) 686-3292

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9 West 67th Street
New York, NY 10023

Phone: (212) 501-0500

Fax: (212) 724-3489

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