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ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP® Brings Even More Relief To Allergy Sufferers in Brooklyn

05/08/2017 in news

ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP® Brings Even More Relief To Allergy Sufferers in Brooklyn Dennis Yi Chen, M.D. to Join Practice’s Bay Ridge East location starting in October

Tarrytown, NY— May 8, 2017-: Brooklyn, New York is a marvelous quilt of neighborhood cultures and characteristics, joined together by common interests and common needs.  One of the most important needs they all share is for the finest ear, nose, throat, allergy and audiology care possible, conveniently located right in the neighborhood.

That’s why ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA), whose 180+ physicians provide superior otolaryngology, allergy and related sub-specialty care to patients in 40 community locations throughout New York and New Jersey, continues to bolster its ranks with the finest board certified physicians possible.

And today, ENTA-the foremost otolaryngology practice in the nation-proudly announced that allergist/immunologist Dr. Dennis Chen will be joining its Bay Ridge East, Brooklyn location at 802 64th St, 3rd Floor, suite 3A-E, Brooklyn, NY 11220. He begins practicing at ENTA in October 2017.

Dr. Dennis (Yifeng) Chen is an Allergist-Immunologist who earned his medical degree from Stony Brook University School of Medicine in New York.   Dr. Chen was actively involved in research studies highlighting the unmet needs of patients suffering from post-9/11 asthma and allergic diseases in New York City.  Consequently, his efforts had earned him M.D. with Research Distinction Award from Stony Brook University Medical Center.

Dr. Chen completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital, where he served as a resident leader in various patient quality improvement projects.   Dr. Chen went on to specialize in Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in New York.   He has conducted research in adult and pediatric allergy-immunology and has presented and published his findings in national specialty meetings and journals, respectively.

Dr. Chen is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the New York Allergy and Asthma Society.  Dr. Chen treats both adult and pediatric patients for a wide variety of allergic and immunologic disorders such as seasonal allergies, asthma, food allergies, drug allergies, eczema, hives and sinusitis.  He is fluent in both Cantonese and Mandarin.

In Bay Ridge, Dr. Chen will be joining a stellar team including otolaryngologists Sheldon Palgon, M.D., Wayne Chung, M.D., and Leon Chen, M.D.   

“Allergy care, whether environmental or food-based, is a significant part of what makes ENT and Allergy Associates such a trusted medical resource," noted Dr. Wayne Chung.  “Our patients benefit greatly by having their ear, nose, throat, audiology and allergy treatments all in a single, convenient location. I am confident that Dr. Chen’s skills and dedication will prove to be a huge asset to our practice and our community. His arrival during the Fall allergy season will be of particular value to our patients."

Added Peter LoGalbo, M.D., Director of the Allergy Division at ENTA, “We are proud to add Dr. Chen to our roster of Board Certified allergists here at ENT and Allergy Associates.  His clinical acumen, skills and experience enable us to continue to provide the highest level of care to an even greater number of patients, and we welcome him aboard.”

"Given our patients’ growing need for the finest allergy care possible, we are particularly delighted to have Dennis Chen join us at this time," noted Robert Green, M.D., President of ENTA.  "Dr. Chen is exactly the kind of superb physician we at ENTA always seek for our patients’ benefit, and our own.”

Added Robert Glazer, CEO of ENT and Allergy Associates, “We are delighted that Dr. Chen has agreed to join our ranks. A physician with his terrific training will truly complement an already outstanding group of physicians in this office. The residents of Kings County deserve nothing less, and we are delighted ENTA is once again able to deliver.”

To learn more about the benefits of ENT and Allergy Associates, find the office near you or book an appointment, please visit or call 1-855-ENTA-DOC.

About ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP:

ENT and Allergy has over 180 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 80,000 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 2011 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. Visit for more information.


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