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Eli Grunstein, MD

Board Certifications: 
Otolaryngology
Expertise in: 
Pediatric Otolaryngology
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Credentials & Experience

America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Clinical Expertise

  • Airway Disorder
  • Airway Management
  • Airway Reconstruction
  • Chronic Ear Infection
  • Cleft Lip/Palate Surgery
  • Ear Tubes
  • Hearing Loss
  • Larynx Surgery
  • Pediatric Neck Mass
  • Sinus Disease
  • Sinus Infection
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sleep Disorders In Children
  • Speech Disorder
  • Throat and Voice Problems
  • Tonsil and Adenoid Problems
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Stenosis
  • Voice and Vocal Cord Disorders
  • Voice and Vocal Cord Surgery

Education & Training

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
  • Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle, WA

About Eli Grunstein

Eli Grunstein, M.D. is the John and De Graaf Woodman Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Assistant Attending physician at NewYork-Presbyterian/ Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. He specializes in general Pediatric Otolaryngology, with specific clinical interest in pediatric throat and airway diseases, hyper nasality, and pediatric sinonasal diseases.

Dr. Grunstein received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery residency training at Columbia University Medical Center and The Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, then a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle, Washington.

Dr. Grunstein is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery and is Board Certified in Otolaryngology. He is author or co-author of a number of journal articles and textbook chapters. His current research project is focused on novel ways to prevent intubation related laryngeal injury.

Administrative Positions

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery
  • Chief, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery
  • John and De Graaf Woodman Endowed Chair

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

1
51 West 51st Street
Suite 385
New York, New York 10019
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Research

Grants

APROSPECTIVE, SINGLE-ARM, MULTICENTER STUDY TO EVALUATE EFFECTIVENESS AND SAFETY OF TYMPANOSTOMY TUBE PLACEMENT USING THE TULA IONTOPHORESIS AND TUBE DELIVERY SYSTEMS FOR CHILDREN IN AN OFFICE SETTING (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Feb 28 2018 - Feb 28 2023

RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL OF VALGANCICLOVIR FOR ASYMPTOMATIC CYTOMEGALOVIRUS INFECTED HEARING IMPAIRED INFANTS (VALEAR TRIAL) (Federal Gov)

Jul 6 2017 - Jun 30 2022