Darius Kohan M.D. is the leading ear specialist in New York City.
He is dual board certified in otology and neurotology and holds several esteemed positions throughout the city such as Director of Otology/Neurotology Divisions at Lenox Hill/MEETH, North Shore LIJ and Governor of The New York Otologic Society.
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About Dr Darius Kohan.
Dr. Kohan provides comprehensive care in all aspects of otolaryngology with a special focus on diseases of the ear. Otolaryngology is the medical specialty relating to the ears, nose, and throat (also referred to as ENT). Dr. Kohan’s staff provides patients with the best otolaryngology care in a humanitarian, caring, and comfortable environment. Your examination is tailored to your specific symptoms and needs. Dr. Kohan’s staff will schedule ample time for you to ask questions and have any specialized testing performed.
New York Neuro/Otology Services:
- General Otolaryngology
- Cochlear Implant Surgery
- BAHA Hearing Aid Implants
- Hearing Restoration Surgery
- Autoimmune Inner Ear Disorder
- Acoustic Neuroma Surgery
- Rhinology – Sinus Disorders
- Myringotomy Surgery
- Glomus Tumor Surgery
- Tinnitus Treatment
- Cholesteatoma Surgery
- Voice Disorders
- Conductive Hearing Loss
- Sensorineural Hearing Loss
- Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss
- Stapedectomy Surgery
- Treatment of Meniere’s Disease
- Sleep Apnea
- Otitis Media Treatment
- Tumors of the Temporal Bone
- Hearing Loss
- Audiology / Hearing Tests
- Electrocochleography (ECoG Test)
Dr. Kohan is a member of the faculty at several major medical centers: New York University – Tisch Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital/Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and New York Presbyterian – Brooklyn Medical Center. Dr. Kohan’s patients have access to these excellent diagnostic and surgical facilities. Dr. Kohan also participates in the Cochlear Implant Centers of New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and Beth Israel Medical Center. These affiliations allow Dr. Kohan the opportunity to provide his patients with the highest standard of care.
Hearing Loss/Otology Articles:
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Many seniors may not hear everything their doctors tell them, new research suggests, and that could raise the risk of medical errors. "In our study of 100 patients 60 and older, 43 reported mishearing a doctor or nurse in an inpatient or community health care setting,...read more
Damage can be done without pain or noticeable symptoms in this type of attack that was reportedly used against U.S. diplomats in Cuba. Sound can be weaponized. If you don’t believe that, you might want to read some recent news stories coming out of Cuba. There are...read more
There's good and bad news from a new study on the noise blasted in American teenagers' ears -- more kids are listening to music via earphones than ever before, but rates of hearing loss have not increased. Still, "the overall take-home message ... is that not only are...read more
Dr Darius Kohan has been awarded the honors of being a 2017 New York Magazine Top Doctor as well as 2017 Castle Connolly Top Doctor in the New York Metro Area. These awards and all other past honors can be seen under the publications section on Dr Kohan's Castle...read more
People suffering from chronic ringing in the ears -- called tinnitus -- may find some relief by spraying the hormone oxytocin in their nose, a small initial study by Brazilian researchers suggests. Oxytocin -- dubbed the "love hormone" because it promotes social...read more
Widespread Hearing Loss Among the Elderly A new study finds widespread hearing loss among elderly Americans, with an especially high rate for those 90 and older. In the study sample of 647 people aged 80 and above, nearly all had some level of hearing loss based on...read more
Top 3 Hearing Loss Tips Darius Kohan, MD is the leading otologist and hearing loss expert. Learn his top 3 hearing loss tips to keep in mind whether you are preventing, handling or treating hearing loss. 1. Preventing hearing loss: Avoid exposure to loud music/noise...read more