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Ajay E. Chitkara, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Ajay E. Chitkara, M.D., F.A.C.S.

 Ajay E. Chitkara, MD*  graduated from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1998 and completed his residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the Georgetown University Medical Center.  He then trained in a Laryngology / Neurolaryngology Fellowship at the New York Center for Voice and Swallowing Disorders under the guidance of Dr. Andrew Blitzer.

When he came to Long Island in 2004, he was the first fellowship trained laryngologist in the area.  Since then, Dr. Chitkara has been offering advanced voice and swallowing care to people across this region. He also has experience in the use of botulinum toxin for treating movement disorders of the head and neck such as spasmodic dysphonia, hemifacial spasm and blepharospasm. Dr. Chitkara treats problems relating to general adult and pediatric otolaryngology.  He remains active in specialty organizations and is currently the President of the Long Island Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.

 

Ajay E. Chitkara, M.D., F.A.C.S. accepts the following insurance plans:

Port Jefferson Office:
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Agewell
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • BC/BS HealthPlus
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • Fidelis
  • HealthCare Partners IPA
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • HIP
  • Island Group
  • LIJ IPA
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford Freedom
  • PHCS
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United HealthCare
  • US Family Health
  • VNSNY
  • Wellcare
  • WTC Health For Heros
Languages spoken:
  • English
Location:

Port Jefferson

1500 Route 112
Building # 4, 2nd floor
Port Jefferson Station, NY, 11776
Suffolk County

Tel: (631) 928-0188

Fax: (631) 928-0185

Hospital Privileges:
  • John T. Mather Memorial Hospital (CHS)
  • St. Charles Hospital (CHS)
  • Stony Brook University Hospital