Michael Ditkoff, MD
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Michael Ditkoff, MD

About Michael Ditkoff, MD

Dr. Michael Ditkoff is a board certified otolaryngologist/head & neck surgeon who treats both pediatric and adult patients. He received his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical Center after completion of his education at Sophie Davis School at City University of New York. After graduation Dr. Ditkoff entered an internship in general surgery at the New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. After his internship concluded, he commenced his Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery specialty training at Tufts - New England Medical Center in Boston. Dr. Ditkoff has additional training in using lasers and has published and presented papers in the area of Otolaryngology. Publications have covered the use of the laser in middle ear reconstruction, abnormal neurological activity of the larynx, early intervention in the cleft palate child, tumors of the skull base and evaluation of swallowing. Dr. Ditkoff has also done research involving various anesthesia techniques in tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy surgeries in the pediatric population.

Insurances Accepted Aetna, Aetna Aexcel, Aetna HMO, Aetna Medicare, Aetna Open Choice Access EPO, Aetna PPO, Affinity Child Health Plus (CHP) (NY), Affinity Essential Plan (NY), Affinity Health Plan (NY), Affinity Medicaid (NY), 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), HealthFirst (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, 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 North Shore University Hospital (Northwell)
Education
Medical School
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
Internship
  • General Surgery, Tufts New England Medical Center
Residency
  • Otolaryngology, New England Medical Center
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