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

Rami Payman, MD

Rami Payman, MD

Dr. Rami N. Payman graduated from the University of Texas at Austin and received his medical doctorate at the SUNY- Health Science Center at Syracuse. Following this he developed an expertise in evaluating and treating balance and dizziness disorders while spending two years at Harvard Medical School's Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary as a National Research Service Award Recipient. He completed his surgical internship and residency in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery at the SUNY-Health Science Center at Syracuse. Following board certification his training culminated with a fellowship in Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery at the Michigan Ear Institute. Dr. Payman remains active in training residents from the Mid-Hudson Family Practice Residency. His special interests include: disorders of the ear, hearing and balance, pediatric otolaryngology, advanced sinus surgery, sleep apnea, voice and swallowing disorders and general ENT.

Rami Payman, MD accepts the following insurance plans:

Poughkeepsie Office:
  • Aetna
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • BC/BS Empire NY Pathway
  • Bright Health
  • CDPHP
  • Cigna
  • Clover
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • Fidelis
  • Hamaspik
  • WTC Health For Heros
  • HealthQuest
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • MVP (Gold) Medicare
  • MVP Essential
  • MVP Medicaid
  • MVP
  • OSCAR
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Partners Health Plan
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UHC Oxf Liberty
  • United Healthcare Northwell Health
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • US Family Health
  • Wellcare