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ENT and Allergy Associates® Reshapes its Face in Somerset, NJ...Welcomes Dr. Dennis Burachinsky to its Somerville Office

01/23/2012 in press release

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ENT and Allergy Associates® Reshapes its Face in Somerset, NJ
Welcomes Facial Plastics Surgeon, Dr. Dennis Burachinsky to its Somerville Office
ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA) believes that the residents of Somerset County, NJ and surrounding areas deserve every medical resource available.  And that’s why they are once again expanding their roster of superb physicians, and proudly announcing that Dr. Dennis Burachinsky will join their Somerville office this summer upon completion of his residency at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. Dr. Burachinsky will be seeking privileges at nearby Somerset Medical Center.

Dr. Burachinsky will be part of the Advanced Facial Plastics Division-The reconstructive and cosmetic surgery division of ENTA, which is one of the largest private practice of fellowship-trained facial plastic surgeons in the Northeast. When training for board certification in otolaryngology/ Facial Plastics- physicians concentrate on the complex anatomy, physiology and pathology of the head and neck, enabling them to become uniquely qualified to perform sculptured surgery in this region of the body.

In Somerville, he will join otolaryngologists’ Drs. Kenneth Kunzman, Amy Lazar, Adrianna Hekiert, Tahl Colen (Fellowship trained in Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery), allergist/immunologist Smruti Parikh, MD, and Audiologists Christine Atkins, M.A. and Lorianne K. Owen, M.A., and see both adult and pediatric patients.  This combination of clinicians in one office is unique to this region of New Jersey and provides residents and patients with local access to physicians and audiologists that trained at some of the leading academic institutions in the United States.

Dr. Burachinsky graduated from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and has been practicing as the Co-Chief resident of the Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery Residency program at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ since 2007. Dr. Burachinsky’s training includes treatment of adult and pediatric general ENT disorders.

“Dennis Burachinsky’s becoming a member of our team represents a great opportunity for the folks of Somerset County and for us,” said Amy Lazar, M.D. of ENT and Allergy Associates’ Somerville office. “Increasing our overall physician presence in the community will allow us to provide our patients with even more access to specialized ear, nose and throat services.”

Wayne Eisman, M.D., President of ENT and Allergy Associates remarked, “Completing his residency at Saint Barnabas Medical Center with a stellar academic record and reputation as a skilled surgeon, I am proud to say that Dr. Burachinsky is another example of our continuing effort to recruit the nation’s top candidates in the field of ENT and deliver the highest quality medical care to our patients.”
His arrival follows on the heels of ENTA’s most recent addition, Dr. Joel E. Portnoy, who joins ENTA’s Lake Success (Nassau County) and Riverhead (Suffolk County) offices.
Commented Robert Glazer, CEO of ENT and Allergy Associates, “We are actively recruiting and participating in merger negotiations in New Jersey to provide for full service quality clinical physician and audiology professionals as well as expanding the practice’s sub-specialty expertise. Dr. Dennis Burachinsky will be completing his ENT residency with a Facial Plastics sub-specialty focus, thus workingtoward achieving this goal.”

ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP is the largest and most comprehensive ear, nose, throat, allergy and audiology practice in the nation with 36 offices and over 125 physicians. Each location provides a full complement of services, including General Adult and Pediatric ENT, Voice and Swallowing, Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery, Disorders of the Inner Ear and Dizziness, Asthma, Clinical Immunology, Diagnostic Audiology, Hearing Aid dispensing, Sleep and CT Services. Visit for more information. The practice has a clinical alliance with the Mount Sinai Medical Center for the treatment of diseases of the head and neck and a partnership with the American Cancer Society to educate and treat patients with smoking disorders and cancer. The Practice has also expanded its clinical capabilities to include advanced Immunodeficiency trials

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