Ensuring the safety of our patients is our utmost priority. We want you to know that we are closely monitoring the COVID- 19 situation and taking steps to keep everyone as safe as possible. At this time, in order to protect the safety of our patients and preserve our ability to staff our sites with our talented specialty doctors and teams, ENTA will be limiting patient access at several clinical locations. For a complete list, click here.

Many of our locations will be open for allergy shots and biologic therapies during this time, but also on a limited schedule. Please contact your office for the availability of these hours. For complete information on the latest restrictions and screening process, please click here.

In response to the current emergency situation all our locations will be offering Virtual Office Visits with your local ENTA doctors. For more information, please click here.

Our Physicians

Andrew L. Blank, MD, FACS

Andrew L. Blank, MD, FACS

Andrew L. Blank graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with honors and attended the Albert Einstein College of medicine. He did his residency at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College Hospital.

Dr. Blank is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the Medical Society of the State of New York and the Brooklyn College of Surgeons, and Long Island Society of otolaryngology.

In 1992 he started what became Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Associates and Ear, Nose and Throat Specialties. Dr. Blank has merged his existing practice and joined ENTA in 2008. He continues his affiliation with long Island Jewish medical Center and the Schneider Children's Hospital where he has been on staff for eighteen years.

When Dr. Blank is not in the office he spends his time with his family, coaches a travel basketball team in his town and enjoys photography, tennis and skiing.

Andrew L. Blank, MD, FACS accepts the following insurance plans:

Bayside Office:
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Agewell
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • BC/BS Empire NY Pathway
  • BC/BS HealthPlus
  • Bright Health
  • Cigna
  • Clover
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • Fidelis
  • Hamaspik
  • WTC Health For Heros
  • HealthCare Partners IPA
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • HIP
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199
  • Longevity
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • OSCAR
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Partners Health Plan
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UHC Oxf Liberty
  • United Healthcare Northwell Health
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • US Family Health
  • Wellcare