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09/29/2015 in press release
ENT and Allergy Associates® Further Bolsters its Healthcare Expertise
in Westchester County
Welcomes Board Certified Allergist/Immunologist Yelena Kopyltsova, MD
to its Purchase and Tuckahoe Locations
Tarrytown, NY— (September 29, 2015) ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA) serves its patients’ needs by offering a uniquely seamless partnership between ENTs (Otolaryngologists) and Allergists. In fact, these two closely related fields of medicine are represented in each of ENTA's 41 state-of-the-art clinical locations, where at least one board certified Allergist works side by side with the office’s Otolaryngologists to provide the most effective and efficient testing and treatment.
Consistent with that goal, today ENTA proudly announced that board certified Allergist/Immunologist Dr. Yelena Kopyltsova has agreed to join the Practice's Purchase office and Tuckahoe office effective October 15th, 2015.
In Purchase, located at 3020 Westchester Avenue, Suite 303, Dr. Kopyltsova will be joining otolaryngologists Jeffrey Jablon, MD, FACS; David Lawrence, MD, FACS; Irene Yu, MD; Alexis Jackman MD, FACS; and Paul Gittelman MD, FACS.
In Tuckahoe, located at 1 Elm Street, she will work alongside otolaryngologists Jeffrey Cousin, MD; Mark Fox, MD, FACS; and Joshua Weissman, MD.
Dr. Yelena Kopyltsova received her BA in Psychology from New York University, then completed her medical degree at New York University School of Medicine. She served her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Bellevue and Langone Medical Centers. Dr. Kopyltsova served as a clinical instructor at Memorial Sloan Kettering Medical Center prior to completing her fellowship in allergy and immunology at North Shore LIJ Medical Center.
Dr. Kopyltsova has presented at both national and international meetings, and has been published in major peer reviewed journals on the subject of allergy and immunology, including the Journal of Clinical Allergy and Immunology: In practice and Annals of Allergy and Immunology.
She is Board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Allergy and Immunology and is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, and the New York Allergy and Asthma Society.
Dr. Kopyltsova serves both pediatric and adult patients for a range of allergic conditions, such as environmental and pet allergies, food allergies, urticaria and angioedema. She treats patients with allergic asthma, atopic and contact dermatitis,drug allergies and performs epicutaneous and intradermal skin testing, pulmonary functions testing, as well as penicillin testing. She is also qualified to do food challenges, drug desensitizations, and handle all aspects of immunotherapy.
Dr. Mark Fox, otolaryngologist at ENTA’s Tuckahoe office noted, “Our practice and the many people we serve will clearly benefit from Dr. Kopyltsova’s extensive training in the field of Allergy and Immunology. We feel very fortunate to have such an exceptional specialist working on our team and we welcome her to our Practice and our community.”
Added Dr. Jeffrey Jablon, otolaryngologist from ENTA’s Purchase office, “Allergy care is a significant component of what makes ENT and Allergy Associates such a comprehensive and trusted medical resource. Our patients benefit from getting all their ear, nose, throat, audiology and allergy care from one single, convenient location.I am confident that Dr. Kopyltsova’s training, skills, and dedication will prove to be a huge asset to our practice, and our patients.”
About ENT & Allergy Associates, LLP:
ENTA has nearly 170 physicians in 41 office locations in Westchester, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess, Rockland, Nassau and Suffolk counties, New York City, Long Island and northern/central New Jersey. The practice sees over 70,000 patients per month. Each ENTA clinical location provides access to a full complement of services, including General Adult and Pediatric ENT, Voice and Swallowing, 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 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. ENTA’s management and marketing teams also have been recognized 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 www.entandallergy.comfor more information.