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

Vijay Mukhija, MD, FACS

Vijay Mukhija, MD, FACS

Vijay Mukhija, M.D., F.A.C.S, MPH, is double board certified as an Ear, Nose, and Throat Physician and as a Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgeon. He graduated from Stony Brook School of Medicine and completed his residency and fellowship training at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (New York City). Dr. Mukhija also holds a Master in Public Health from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. Dr. Mukhija focuses in all aspects of nasal surgery, from rhinoplasty and correction of deviated septums, to minimally invasive and traditional sinus surgery.  His special interests include reconstructive surgery, ranging from Mohs cancer reconstruction to trauma and medical mission work. He also treats common ENT ailments from hearing loss to voice disorders.

Vijay Mukhija, MD, FACS accepts the following insurance plans:

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