Our Physicians

David A. Godin, M.D., F.A.C.S.

David A. Godin, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. David Godin, a partner at ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA), is an experienced otolaryngologist and surgeon who has helped thousands of patients achieve successful outcomes managing diseases and conditions of the ear, nose, throat and related areas.  He also serves as Assistant Director of the Voice and Swallowing Center™, a division of ENTA specifically focused on diseases of the throat, esophagus and vocal cords.

Dr. Godin graduated Cum Laude from the State University of New York Health and Science Center at Syracuse College of Medicine in New York, then completed his General Surgery Internship and Otolaryngology residency at Tulane University School of Medicine in Louisiana. He is a proud member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and The American Medical Association.

Dr. Godin sees patients at ENTA’s state-of-the-art Fifth Avenue clinical location in New York City. He is also currently on staff at both the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Beth Israel Hospital and The Mount Sinai Hospital.  He holds the academic appointment of Assistant Professor at all these institutions, and has served on the Medical Boards of both Beth Israel Hospital and the New York Eye And Ear Infirmary. He is well-published in the field of Otolaryngology, including numerous peer review journal articles and book chapters.

His special areas of clinical expertise include voice and swallowing disorders, pediatric otolaryngology, otology, sinus surgery, sleep apnea, snoring surgery, and head and neck oncology including salivary gland malignancies as well as thyroid and parathyroid tumors.  He has also traveled to underprivileged areas of the globe to treat those in desperate need of his medical skills and services.

Dr. Godin has been recognized for ‘excellence in medicine’ by New York Magazine's Best Doctors, Who's Who, Castle Connolly's Top Doctors of 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 as well as by numerous local and national news publications.

To learn more about our services, please click here, or to view the many voice and swallowing conditions Dr. Godin treats, please click here.

ENTA's Dr. David Godin visited Western Kenya to provide much needed head and neck surgical procedures to underserved areas as part of, a not for profit non-denominational organization.


David A. Godin, M.D., F.A.C.S. accepts the following insurance plans:

Fifth Ave Office:
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Agewell
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • BC/BS Empire NY Pathway
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom
  • PHCS
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • US Family Health
  • United HealthCare
  • WTC Health For Heros
Languages spoken:
  • English

Fifth Ave

261 Fifth Avenue
Suite 901
New York, NY, Manhattan

Tel: (212) 679-3499

Fax: (212) 683-4551

Hospital Privileges:
  • New York Eye And Ear Infirmary of Mt. Sinai
  • Beth Israel Medical Center of Mt. Sinai

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I am very satisfy with the visit, knowledgeable and attentive. I highly recommended

07/27/2016 Paulina T.

Dr. Godin is one of the Best Doctors who earned my trust from the first visit. He will continue to be one of the best since his care, patience, and understanding of how to be a doctor amaze each time I visit his office. His staff are awesome, they are so helpful and caring . What a wonderful crew. Thank you Dr. Godin for being an amazing doctor.

07/21/2016 Patient From RateMDs

Dr. Godin is an incredibly professional individual, as are all of his staff. From the minute I step into his office, I know that my experience will be quick, yet very thorough. I couldn't recommend him enough.

07/20/2016 Verified Patient From ZocDoc

It's always nice when a doctor tells you "he won't give up until you feel better!"

07/08/2016 Chelsea S. From ZocDoc

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