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Cristen Cusumano, MD

Cristen Cusumano, MD

Dr. Cristen Cusumano is a board-certified otolaryngologist practicing the full breadth of ear, nose, and throat care. She graduated magna cum laude with her B.A. in Biological Basis of Behavior with honors from the University of Pennsylvania. She earned her medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Cusumano completed her residency training in the Bronx at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center Department of Otorhinolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery. Her training included a focus in pediatric otolaryngology at both the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore and Cohen Children’s Medical Center. She has co-authored publications on a wide range of topics including adult cochlear implant performance and pediatric tracheostomy safety and has presented research at several national meetings. Her honors and awards include membership in the Gold Humanism Honor Society and the New York University President’s Service Award. Dr. Cusumano is the daughter of retired ENTA physician Dr. Robert Cusumano. 


Cristen Cusumano, MD accepts the following insurance plans:

Paramus Office:

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • WTC Health For Heroes
  • Horizon NJ BCBS
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan/PHCS
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Qualcare (NJ Only)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UHC Oxf Liberty
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • US Family Health