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

Karen Wirtshafter, MD, FACS

Karen Wirtshafter, MD, FACS

Karen Wirtshafter, MD has been practicing medicine in the New Jersey area for over 15 years. She is a graduate of Tufts University and Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr Wirtshafter's internship and residency took place at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Dr. Wirtshafter is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. She treats patients with a variety of disorders including pediatric otolaryngology, diseases of the paranasal sinuses and obstructive sleep apnea.

Dr. Wirtshafter is affiliated with St. Clare's Hospital. She is also a member of several organizations including the American Academy Of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and The Morris County Medical Society.

 

Karen Wirtshafter, MD, FACS accepts the following insurance plans:

Parsippany Office:
  • AARP MedicareComplete
  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth Value Plan
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • Clover
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • WTC Health For Heros
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • Horizon NJ BCBS
  • Horizon Omnia Tier 1
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • OSCAR
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Prime Healthcare NJ (Saint Clare’s)
  • Qualcare (NJ Only)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UHC Oxf Liberty
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • US Family Health