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Edward Rhee, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Edward Rhee, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Edward Rhee received his Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College and went on to receive his medical degree from the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York, New York, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society. He completed his residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Rhee is board-certified in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery by the American Board of Otolaryngology.

Dr. Rhee has lectured at local and national meetings. He was also involved with the beta-testing of stereotactic image-guided sinus surgery instruments while in Philadelphia. He is a Fellow of both the American Academy of Otolaryngology and the American College of Surgeons, and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

Dr. Rhee has been in private practice in Rockland County since 1998. He has particular expertise in pediatric otolaryngology, endoscopic sinus surgery including in-office Balloon Sinuplasty, sleep disorders and head and neck surgery with a special interest in thyroid and parathyroid disorders.

Dr. Rhee has is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, American College of Surgeons and the American Rhinologic Society.

Dr. Rhee has privileges at Good Samaritan Hospital, Nyack Hospital, HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley, The Ramapo Valley Surgical Center and The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ. Dr. Rhee is currently Chief of ENT at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Edward Rhee, M.D., F.A.C.S. accepts the following insurance plans:

West Nyack Office:
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Agewell
  • BC/BS Empire NY Pathway
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • BC/BS HealthPlus
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • HealthCare Partners IPA
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • HIP
  • LIJ IPA
  • Local 1199
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP (Gold) Medicare
  • MVP Essential
  • MVP Medicaid
  • MVP
  • Oxford Freedom
  • PHCS
  • POMCO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United HealthCare
  • US Family Health
  • Wellcare
  • Worker's Compensation
  • WTC Health For Heros
Languages spoken:
  • English
Location:

West Nyack

1 Crosfield Avenue
Suite 201
West Nyack, NY, Rockland County
10994

Tel: (845) 727-1370

Fax: (845) 727-1377

Hospital Privileges:
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Nyack Hospital
  • The Valley Hospital
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Both of my sons have had their tonsils and adenoids removed by Dr. Rhee. He explains everything, answers all questions and encourages them to be asked, and places both parents and children at ease. His staff is wonderful and a pleasure to deal with as well. I can't say enough good things about him and the way our children were treated; how many doctors would call on a SUNDAY day off to inquire how a child was feeling from a surgery two days before? That's what you can expect from Dr. Rhee.

01/26/2016 Vitals

After trying a couple of treatments, which did not work for my condition, I had a Tubinectomy done by Dr. Rhee at the end of January 2014. I was so pleasantly surprised in such a good way on how I felt afterwards - unbelievably pretty good!! The whole staff was fantastic!! Everyone there made me feel so comfortable and welcomed. Thank you.

03/07/2014 Patient from ratemds.com (Verified EntAndAllergy User)

Dr. Rhee was phenomenal. Everything you could possibly ask for in a doctor. Extremely thorough, very honest and responsive! His office was probably one of the most efficient I have ever been to and Dr. Rhee returns all calls from his patients personally.

01/10/2014 Patient from ratemds.com (Verified EntAndAllergy User)

Dr. Rhee is the best. I drive from another county just to see him and he has operated on 2 of my 3 children. If my 3rd one needs ENT surgery, I wouldn't consider anyone else. I recommend him to everyone.

12/09/2013 Patient from ratemds.com (Verified EntAndAllergy User)

Dr. Rhee recently performed a tonsillectomy on my teenage daughter. He was wonderful. He took the time to speak directly to my daughter and explain everything that would happen, and how she would feel afterwards. He treated her with respect and kindness. Everything went well and she feels much better after suffering with numerous throat infections for years. I would highly recommend Dr. Rhee!

08/05/2013 Patient from ratemds.com (Verified EntAndAllergy User)

Dr. Rhee made it possible for me to enjoy disney world with my grandkids without annoying hiccups, heartburn & indigestion. THANK YOU!

05/21/2013 Patient from ratemds.com (Verified EntAndAllergy User)

Dr. Rhee has been wonderful, very informative and very professional.

04/29/2013 Patient from ratemds.com (Verified EntAndAllergy User)

EXCELLENT DOCTOR! Our daughter had her adenoids and tonsils removed in February. Couldn't be more pleased with Dr. Rhee. His bedside manner with an anxious kid was amazing. He was excellent explaining procedures so that we all felt comfortable prior to our daughters surgery. He is a caring doctor who takes pride in his work. He also takes his time to listen which made all the difference in our daughters case. Great Doctor!

03/04/2012 Patient from West Nyack

Dr. Rhee is intuitive knowledgeable takes time to listen to your concerns and has a great bedside manner. Top notch and is great with kids!

10/23/2011

Dr. Rhee has a great manner and is truly helpful in every way. I would go to him again in a heartbeat.

05/25/2011

Dr. Rhee performed a tonsillectomy on my 5 y-o son. He had a good demeanor and answered all our questions. My son received very good care in the office and in the hospital.

03/09/2011 Patient from ratemds.com

The office staff was wonderful very easy to make appointments; we were always taken on time and in and out of the office. Dr. Rhee himself and the hearing check people were fabulous with my son!

07/20/2010

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