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Lauren S. Zaretsky, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Lauren S. Zaretsky, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Lauren Zaretsky, is Board-Certified in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery as well as a partner at ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA).  She is also a member of the American college of surgeons. Dr. Zaretsky has dedicated over 20 years of her career caring for the health and well-being of thousands of patients.

After completing medical school at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, she completed 2 years of general surgery at the Mount Sinai Hospital, New York and then her Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Southern California, in 1994.

Dr. Zaretsky recently finished a 6-year term on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery. She is also the Immediate Past Chair of the Ethics Committee for AAO-HNS as well as the past Chair of the Women in Otolaryngology Section/AAO-HNS Program's Committee. In addition, she is the Immediate Past President of the Long Island Society of Otolaryngology and still serves on that organization’s Executive committee. She holds a position of Assistant Clinical Professor at Stony Brook University.

Dr. Zaretsky sees patients covering all aspects of Otolaryngology including Pediatrics, Rhinology, Head and Neck Surgery, Laryngology, Otology, Sinus Disease, Allergy, and Sleep Disorders. Surgical procedures are currently performed by Dr. Zaretsky at John T. Mather Hospital and St. Charles Hospital.

Dr. Zaretsky sees patients at both ENTA’s Port Jefferson and Patchogue clinical locations on Long Island. She performs a multitude of office surgical procedures that include 3D Computed Tomography image guidance office-based sinus surgery as well as balloon sinuplasty.

Lauren S. Zaretsky, 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 Pathway
  • 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
East Patchogue Office:
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Agewell
  • BC/BS Empire NY Pathway
  • 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
  • Spanish
Location:

East Patchogue

240 Patchogue-Yaphank Rd
Suite 1, Lower Level
Patchogue, NY, 11772
Suffolk County

Tel: (631) 654-0550

Fax: (631) 654-9034

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)
  • LIJ Medical Center (Northwell)
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • St. Charles Hospital (CHS)
  • Stony Brook University Hospital