Scott Rickert, MD, Otolaryngology (ENT), New York, NY, VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, Manhattan Campus


Otolaryngology (ENT) New York, NY

Laryngology & Voice Disorders, Ped Otolaryngology (ENT)

Chief, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, NYU Langone Health Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Pediatrics, and Plastic Surgery, NYU Langone Health

Overview of Dr. Rickert

Dr. Scott Rickert is an otolaryngologist in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, Manhattan Campus, NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, NYU Langone Hospitals, and NYC Health + Hospitals / Bellevue. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons and has been in practice 13 years. Dr. Rickert accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, Manhattan Campus and one of 3 doctors at NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital who specialize in Otolaryngology (ENT). He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish, French, and Dutch.

Education & Training

  • Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaFellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2009 - 2010
  • New York Presbyterian HospitalResidency, Otolaryngology, 2005 - 2009
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell CampusResidency, Otolaryngology, 2004 - 2009
  • New York Presbyterian HospitalInternship, Transitional Year, 2004 - 2005
  • Columbia University College of Physicians & SurgeonsClass of 2004
  • Yale UniversityB.S., Physics, Distinction in Discipline, Cum Laude, 1996
  • Yale UniversityB.S., Physics, Cum Laude, 1996

Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2020 - 2023
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2009 - 2012
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2006 - 2022
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Otolaryngology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons, 2013
  • Noel Cohen Award for Excellence in Teaching New York University Langone, 2012
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Nasal Septal Anatomy in Skeletally Mature Patients with Cleft Lip and Palate  
    Massie JP, Runyan CM, Stern MJ, Alperovich M, Rickert SM, Shetye PR, Staffenberg DA, Flores RL, JAMA Facial Plast Surg, 1/26/2016
  • Prevalence of Voice Disturbances in the Pediatric Craniofacial Patient Population  
    Fritz MA, Rickert SM, Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 1/1/2016
  • Isolated congenital maxillomandibular synechiae  
    Cerrati EW, Ahmed OH, Rickert SM, Am J Otolaryngol, 1/16/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Large Infratemporal Fossa Mucocele as a Late Complication of LeFort III advancement.
    Rickert SM, ASPO, 1/1/2013
  • Updates and Innovations in Pediatric Laryngology, Head Moderator and Participant
    Rickert SM, AAO-HNS National Meeting, 9/1/2011
  • Laryngeal Manifestations of Relapsing Polychondritis And a Novel Treatment Option
    Rickert SM, ABEA, 1/1/2011
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  • Challenges in Craniofacial Airway Management 
    New York University (NYU) Langone Medical Center - 1/1/2017
  • Pediatric Dysphagia 
  • Craniofacial Dysmorphy in 22q11 
    Lisbon - 1/1/2016
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Press Mentions

  • 6 Signs Your Fall Allergies Might Be Something More Serious
    6 Signs Your Fall Allergies Might Be Something More SeriousOctober 6th, 2017
  • Some Children's Headphones Raise Concerns of Hearing Loss, Report Says
    Some Children's Headphones Raise Concerns of Hearing Loss, Report SaysDecember 6th, 2016

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, French, Dutch

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Healthfirst New York
    MagnaCare PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
    WEA Trust POS-SE
    WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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