Close mobile menu×
Close mobile menu

Joseph Haddad Jr., MD

Board Certifications: 
Expertise in: 
Pediatric Otolaryngology
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
Profile Headshot


Book Online

Participating DocASAP doctors have online booking available without the need for a myColumbiaDoctors account.

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients: 
(212) 305-8933


For existing patients, login to make an appointment, view documentation or contact your care provider.

Credentials & Experience

America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Clinical Expertise

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip
  • Ear Tubes
  • Voice Disorder
  • Sinus Infection
  • Airway Disorder
  • Throat and Voice Problems
  • Pediatric Neck Mass
  • Voice and Vocal Cord Disorders
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Chronic Ear Infection
  • Voice and Vocal Cord Surgery
  • Airway Reconstruction
  • Tonsil and Adenoid Problems

Education & Training

  • New York University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

About Joseph Haddad

Dr. Joseph Haddad Jr. is Professor and Vice Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, where he also serves as an Associate Dean, and Special Assistant to the Dean for International Affiliations. He is the Lawrence Savetsky Chair and Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery at New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.

Dr. Haddad received his B.A., cum laude, from Wesleyan University and his M.D. from New York University School of Medicine. He trained in general surgery and otolaryngology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, and completed a two-year NIH-sponsored fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Children's Hospital, University of Pittsburgh.

He is the author of over 90 peer-reviewed articles, reviews and textbook chapters, and has been the principal investigator for several significant research projects, including his present research on the genetics of cleft lip and palate. He has served as a mentor in the Doris Duke Clinical Research Program for seven medical students. Dr. Haddad received the ASPO Research Grant Award in September, 2011, and a SENTAC research grant in 2012, for his project on “Identification of Genes Associated with Familial Non-syndromic Cleft lip and Palate”. Current research includes further examination of the genetics of cleft lip and palate in Honduras and Colombia, as well as the role of folate metabolism in cleft patients.

Academic Titles

  • Lawrence Savetsky Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery

Administrative Positions

  • Director, Pediatric Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Spanish


  • Male

Contact & Locations

51 West 51st Street
Suite 385
New York, New York 10019
(212) 326-8475
(212) 326-8585
3959 Broadway
Suite 501N (Central)
New York, New York 10032
(212) 305-6961
(212) 305-6142


In his work on otitis media, Dr. Haddad is particularly interested in the effects of antibiotics and the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Dr. Haddad's experience researching otitis media includes numerous research projects. A very few of these include: Study of Ciprofloxacin in the Treatment of Acute Otitis Media with Tympanostomy Tubes, 2000 Study of Azithromycin in children undergoing Tympanocentesis, 2000 Study of Augmentin in infants and children, 1998- 1999 Study of Ofloxacin in children after tympanostomy, 1996 -1997 Resistant Pneumococcus in Otitis Media, 1995 - 1996 Comparison study of Loracarbef versus Clarithromycin in Acute Otitis Media with Effusion, 1995 - 1996     



Jul 1 2011 - Jun 30 2013