Scott M. Rickert

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Scott M. Rickert, M.D.

Assistant Professor;
Departments of Otolaryngology (Otolaryngology), Pediatrics (Fac) and Plastic Surgery (Fac)

Clinical Addresses

240 EAST 38TH STREET
14TH FLOOR
NEW YORK, NY 10016
Hours: Mon. 8:30 - 5; Wed. 8:30 - 12; Fri. 8:30 - 12
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 212-263-9892
Fax: 212-263-5808

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Medical Specialties

ENT, Otolaryngology, Pediatric Otolaryngology

Medical Expertise

Airway Problems, Paranasal Sinus Disorders, Tonsillitis, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Voice Disorders, Rhinology, Chronic Ear Infection, Swallowing Disorders, Adenoiditis, Laryngology, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Head & Neck Surgery, Laser Surgery, Neck Masses, Rhinitis

Clinical Responsibilities

Dr. Rickert is the Acting Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Director of the Pediatric Voice Center, and an Assistant Professor in Otolaryngology, Pediatrics, and Plastic Surgery at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dr. Rickert takes care of all pediatric patients with otolaryngology issues seen at New York University Langone Medical Center. He enjoys treating all aspects of pediatric otolaryngology and has particular subspecialty expertise in patients with airway/voice, sinus, and swallowing issues. His research interests include congenital and acquired pediatric airway/voice issues, vocal fold paralysis, swallowing issues, and surgical simulation. Dr. Rickert received his undergraduate degree at Yale University in physics and medical degree at Columbia University, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He then completed his residency at Cornell/Columbia combined program at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Subsequently, he has completed two subspeciality fellowships: Pediatric Otolaryngology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Laryngology at New York Center for Voice and Swallowing. Dr. Rickert is unique in the Tri-State area as the only person to complete two year-long fellowships in pediatric otolaryngology and laryngology and is one of only six to do so in the United States. Currently, he is one of a handful of physicians in the United States who focuses specifically on pediatric voice issues.He is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, American Bronchoesophagological Association (ABEA), European Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.He is currently seeing patients in the office on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Languages

French, Spanish

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, AFFINITY, AFFINITY EXCHANGE- ESSENTIAL, CIGNA EPO/POS, Cigna PPO, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, ELDERPLAN, HEALTHPLUS CHLD HLTH (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHPLUS FAM HLTH (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHPLUS MEDICAID (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHREPUBLIC, LOCAL 1199 PPO, MAGNACARE PPO, METROPLUS CHLD HLTH, METROPLUS EXCHANGE PLANS, METROPLUS FAM HLTH, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, Medicare, MetroPlus Medicaid, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, OSCAR, OXFORD EXCHANGE, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare, UHC COMMUNITY & STATE PLAN, UHC EPO, UHC HMO, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER, UNITED EXCHANGE- COMPASS

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Board Certification

2010 — Ab Otolaryngology - Otolaryngology

Education

2000-2004 — Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons, Medical Education
2004-2005 — Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons (Surg/Otolaryngology), Internship
2005-2009 — New York Presbyterian Hospital (Otolaryngology), Residency Training
2009-2010 — Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatric Otol.), Clinical Fellowships
2010-2011 — St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Ctr. (No Value Specified), Clinical Fellowships

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Research Interests

Pediatric Otolaryngology including subspecialization interests in Pediatric Airway, Pediatric Voice, and Pediatric Swallowing. Development of simulation software and devices for teaching advanced surgical and emergency techniques in airway situations.

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

Contact:
http://hsl.med.nyu.edu/faculty-bibliography-search

Preoperative angiography and external carotid artery embolization of juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibromas in a tertiary referral paediatric centre
Ballah, D; Rabinowitz, D; Vossough, A; Rickert, S; Dunham, B; Kazahaya, K; Cahill, A M
2013 Nov;68(11):1097-1106, Clinical radiology
— id: 657662, year: 2013, vol: 68, page: 1097, stat: Journal Article,

Lymphatic malformations of the airway
O, Teresa M; Rickert, Scott M; Diallo, Aicha Maguy; Scheuermann-Poley, Catharina; Otokiti, Ahmed; Hong, Michael; Chung, Ho Yun; Waner, Milton
2013 Jul;149(1):156-160, Otolaryngology, head & neck surgery
— id: 807912, year: 2013, vol: 149, page: 156, stat: Journal Article,

Laryngeal Manifestations of Relapsing Polychondritis and a Novel Treatment Option
Childs LF; Rickert S; Wengerman OC; Lebovics R; Blitzer A
2012 Nov 12;:587-589 #, Journal of voice
— id: 141685, year: 2012, vol: , page: 587, stat: Journal Article,

Sialorrhea
Rickert, Scott M; Blitzer, Andrew
Botulinum neurotoxin for head and neck disorders New York : Thieme, c2012,
— id: 863202, year: 2012, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

Laryngeal electromyography for prognosis of vocal fold palsy: A Meta-Analysis
Rickert, Scott M; Childs, Lesley F; Carey, Bridget T; Murry, Thomas; Sulica, Lucian
2012 Jan;122(1):158-161, Laryngoscope
— id: 147672, year: 2012, vol: 122, page: 158, stat: Journal Article,

Facial dystonia
Rickert, Scott; Blitzer, Andrew
Botulinum neurotoxin for head and neck disorders New York : Thieme, c2012,
— id: 863122, year: 2012, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

Patient perceptions of factors leading to spasmodic dysphonia: A combined clinical experience of 350 patients
Childs L; Rickert S; Murry T; Blitzer A; Sulica L
2011 Oct;121(10):2195-2198, Laryngoscope
— id: 137470, year: 2011, vol: 121, page: 2195, stat: Journal Article,

Microbiology and antibiotic resistance of chronic rhinosinusitis in patients undergoing primary vs. revision endoscopic sinus surgery
Rickert, Scott M; Rachakonda, Tara; Hiltzik, David H; Kacker, Ashutosh
2010 ;120 Suppl 4:S243-S243, Laryngoscope
— id: 132459, year: 2010, vol: 120 Suppl 4, page: S243, stat: Journal Article,

Cystic fibrosis and endoscopic sinus surgery: Relationship between nasal polyposis and likelihood of revision endoscopic sinus surgery in patients with cystic fibrosis
Rickert, Scott; Banuchi, Victoria E; Germana, Joan D; Stewart, Michael G; April, Max M
2010 Oct;136(10):988-992, Archives of otolaryngology, head & neck surgery
— id: 1