Derek Soohoo, MD, FACS
Derek Soohoo

Derek Soohoo, MD, FACS

About Derek Soohoo, MD, FACS

Dr. Derek Soohoo is a Yonkers native and Fordham Prep School graduate. He has a degree in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. While an engineering student, he built communications equipment for quadriplegics at the Burke Rehab. Center. He earned his MD from SUNY at Stony Brook and was in the top 10 percent of his class. Dr. Soohoo completed his Otolaryngology training at the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary.

Dr. Soohoo has been Board-Certified in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. He is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology at New York Medical College. He is on the staff of St John's Riverside hospital, Montefiore New Rochelle, St Joseph's of Yonkers and Mount Sinai Hospital. He has been, and currently is a Castle Connolly “Top Doctor”

Dr. Soohoo's special interests are in Sinus Disease, Hearing Loss and Dizziness.

Insurances Accepted Aetna, Aetna Aexcel, Aetna HMO, Aetna Medicare, Aetna Open Choice Access EPO, Aetna PPO, ArchCare (NY), BC/BS Empire HMO, BC/BS Empire NY, BC/BS HealthPlus (NY), BC/BS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (NY), Centivo, Cigna, Cigna HMO, PPO, POS, Cigna Medicare, Cigna Open Access Plus, Connecticare, Elderplan (NY), EmblemHealth GHI, Empire BCBS POS, EPO, Indemnity, Empire BCBS PPO, Empire Plan (UHC), Fidelis (NY), Fidelis Essential (NY), Fidelis Medicaid / CHP (NY), Fidelis Medicare (NY), Hamaspik (NY), HealthCare Partners IPA (NY), HealthSmart WTC, HIP (NY), HIP ID (NY), HIP Montefiore CMO (NY), HIP Montefiore CMO ID (NY), HIP Mt. Sinai IPA (NY), HIP Mt. Sinai IPA ID (NY), Humana Medicare (NY), Local 1199, Magnacare, Medicare, Multiplan/PHCS, MVP (Gold) Medicare (NY), MVP (NY), MVP Essential (NY), MVP Medicaid (NY), Northwell Direct (NY), OSCAR (NY), Oxford Freedom, Partners Direct Health, Partners Health Plan (NY), Railroad Medicare, Railroad Medicare NJ, SELF / PATIENT PAY TIME OF SERVICE, Tricare, Tricare HMO, Tricare PPO, UHC Oxf Liberty, UnitedHealthcare, UnitedHealthcare Commercial (HMO,PPO,POS), US Family Health, Wellcare HMO/Medicare (NY), WTC Health For Heroes
Affiliations Montefiore-New Rochelle (fka Sound Shore Medical Center), Mount Sinai Hospital, St. Johns Riverside Hospital, St. Josephs Medical Center (Yonkers)
Medical School
  • SUNY Stony Brook
  • Otolaryngology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary