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03/26/2018 in news
ENT and Allergy Associates Welcomes Melin Tan-Geller, M.D. to its Ranks
Esteemed Laryngologist and Accomplished Musician to Join New White Plains Office in August 2018
Tarrytown, NY –March 26, 2018: ENT and Allergy Associates (ENTA) today proudly announced that Melin Tan-Geller, MD, will be joining the Practice’s White Plains office as of August 1, 2018. At that time, the White Plains office will be in its new spacious state-of-the-art site at 222 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, New York.
Dr. Melin Tan-Geller, who was raised in New Jersey and now lives in Katonah, NY, is a highly renowned laryngologist. She earned her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University’s School of Music in Evanston, Illinois and her Master’s from the Manhattan School of Music in New York City. This accomplished musician, whose final public concert was at New York’s famed Carnegie Hall, then switched to the study of medicine, following in the footsteps of both of her physician parents. She attended New York University’s Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical Program in New York City, then earned her medical degree from Boston University’s School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts.
After graduation, Dr. Tan-Geller served her General Surgery Internship at Saint Vincent’s Hospital, her Otolaryngology Residence at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary (where she stood as Administrative Chief Resident Otolaryngology) and received her Laryngology Fellowship from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology, all in New York City.
She has spent nearly eight years at the Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, as Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Adjunct Professor Yeshiva University Speech Language Pathology Master’s Program.
Dr. Tan-Geller is board certified in New York by the American Board of Otolaryngology, and has been honored numerous times, including being named an Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Recipient and recognized for Outstanding Contributions to the Office of Student Affairs Boston University School of Medicine, the Austen T. Grey Memorial Scholarship, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and as Teacher of the Year from the Department of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Montefiore Medical Center. Her professional memberships include the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery; the American Laryngological Association, the New York Laryngological Society, the American Broncho-Esophageal Association and she is a member candidate for the Triological Society.
Wayne Eisman, MD, senior partner at ENTA’s White Plains office, commented, “Melin Tan-Geller is truly a medical star. Her work in the sub-specialty field of laryngology is highly regarded by those in the professional community, and my colleagues and I have been sending her patients for a number of years due to her superb care for patients. I couldn’t be more professionally or personally delighted she is now becoming a part of our team.”
Added Robert Green MD, President of ENTA, “The quality of the medical care we at ENTA deliver to our patients is all about the quality of the physicians delivering it. Dr. Tan-Geller is among the best at what she does, and as a result, our deserving patients in White Plains will benefit in every possible way. Simply stated, having her as part of our White Plains medical family does us all proud.”
Robert Glazer, ENTA’s CEO, summed it up as follows, “Our White Plains office is a standard bearer for the entirety of our Practice. It was among our founding locations, its nearly dozen physicians are among our very finest, and we have recently made a significant investment in enlarging and modernizing its facilities, so it is state-of-the-art, and we are well positioned for caring for our patients today and tomorrow.” He continued, “When the opportunity to add a laryngological sub-specialist of Melin Tan-Geller’s skills, reputation and track record presented itself, we leapt at that opportunity. We simply could not be more pleased for our practice, and especially for the patients she will help.”
Dr. Tan-Geller will add her expertise in White Plains to that of veteran otolaryngologists Wayne Eisman, MD, Daniel Gold, MD, Nitin Bhatia, MD, Steven B. Kase, MD, Dan Moskowitz, MD., FACS, Richard A. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Hyman Ryback, MD, FRCS, FACS, Frank G. Shechtman, MD, FACS, Richard T. Yung, MD, FACS and allergist Cynthia Jerome, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI.
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About ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP:
ENT and Allergy has over 200 physicians practicing in 40+ office locations in Westchester, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess, Rockland, Nassau and Suffolk counties, New York City and northern/central New Jersey. The practice sees over 75,000 patients per month. Each ENT and Allergy Associates clinical location provides access to a full complement of services, including General Adult and Pediatric ENT and Allergy, Voice and Swallowing, Advanced Sinus and Skull Base Surgery, Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery, Disorders of the Inner Ear and Dizziness, Asthma, Clinical Immunology, Diagnostic Audiology, Hearing Aid dispensing, Sleep and CT Services. ENTA has a clinical alliance with The Mount Sinai Hospital for the treatment of diseases of the head and neck and esophageal cancer, a clinical alliance with the Montefiore Medical Center for the tertiary treatment of pediatric patients in New York City and the Hudson Valley, a clinical alliance with the Northwell Health for the tertiary treatment of pediatric patients in Queens, Nassau and Suffolk Counties and a partnership with the American Cancer Society to educate and treat patients with smoking disorders and cancer. The Practice has also expanded its clinical capabilities to include advanced Immunodeficiency trials. ENT and Allergy Associates Management and Marketing teams have been recognized numerous times with awards and accolades including Health Leaders Media Top Leadership Team in Healthcare, Top Doctor Awards, ACS recognition award, AHAA Audiologist awards, The Westchester County Association Big W Awards and the Healthcare Marketing Report Healthcare Advertising Awards.