Joseph M Bernstein, MD
- ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Otolaryngology
Specialty:Ear, Nose, Throat / Otolaryngology
Dr. Bernstein graduated from Columbia University with honors. He obtained his medical degree and received his Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery residency training at New York University and its affiliated hospitals. He completed a Pediatric Otolaryngology fellowship at Baylor's Texas Children's Hospital in Houston. Dr. Bernstein returned to New York University Medical Center as a full-time faculty member and the Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology in 1998, where he held appointments in the Departments of Otolaryngology, Pediatrics, and Plastic Surgery. He expanded his practice to Westchester County in 2005 and to New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount SInai in 2009. Dr. Bernstein's practice spans the entire spectrum of pediatric otolaryngology with special interests in congenital malformations, airway disorders, sleep apnea, sinusitis and other common ENT infections. He is a recognized expert in the evaluation and management of children with craniofacial and cleft anomalies. He has authored numerous articles and chapters and he lectures nationally and internationally.
- Allergic Rhinitis
- Cerumen Impaction
- Complex Airways
- Deviated Nasal Septum
- Hearing Loss
- Lymph Node Biopsy
- Middle Ear Infection
- Nose Fracture
- Otitis Externa
- Sleep Apnea
- Tympanic Membrane Perforation
MD, NYU School of Medicine
Residency, Otolaryngology, NYU School of Medicine
Internship, Surgery, NYU School of Medicine
Fellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Texas Children's Hospital - Baylor
McCarthy JG, Warren SM, Bernstein J, Burnett W, Cunningham ML, Edmond JC, Figueroa AA, Kapp-Simon KA, Labow BI, Peterson-Falzone SJ, Proctor MR, Rubin MS, Sze RW, Yemen TA. Parameters of care for craniosynostosis. The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association 2012 Jan; 49 Suppl.
Flores RL, Jones BL, Bernstein J, Karnell M, Canady J, Cutting CB. Tensor veli palatini preservation, transection, and transection with tensor tenopexy during cleft palate repair and its effects on eustachian tube function. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 2010 Jan; 125(1).
Flores RL, Shetye PR, Zeitler D, Bernstein J, Wang E, Grayson BH, McCarthy JG. Airway changes following Le Fort III distraction osteogenesis for syndromic craniosynostosis: a clinical and cephalometric study. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 2009 Aug; 124(2).
Keyhani S, Kleinman LC, Rothschild M, Bernstein JM, Anderson R, Simon M, Chassin M. Clinical characteristics of New York City children who received tympanostomy tubes in 2002. Pediatrics 2008 Jan; 121(1).
Keyhani S, Kleinman LC, Rothschild M, Bernstein JM, Anderson R, Chassin M. Overuse of tympanostomy tubes in New York metropolitan area: evidence from five hospital cohort. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2008; 337.
Chan KH, Friedman NR, Allen GC, Yaremchuk K, Wirtschafter A, Bikhazi N, Bernstein JM, Kelley PE, Lee KC. Randomized, controlled, multisite study of intracapsular tonsillectomy using low-temperature plasma excision. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery 2004 Nov; 130(11).
Sorin A, McCarthy JG, Bernstein JM. Predicting decannulation outcomes after distraction osteogenesis for syndromic micrognathia. The Laryngoscope 2004 Oct; 114(10).
Cultrara A, Bennett GH, Lazar C, Bernstein J, Goldstein N. Preoperative sedation in pediatric patients with sleep-disordered breathing. International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology 2002 Dec; 66(3).
Lee KC, Altenau MM, Barnes DR, Bernstein JM, Bikhazi NB, Brettscheider FA, Caplan CH, Ditkowsky WA, Ingber CF, Klausner LM, Moghaddassi MM. Incidence of complications for subtotal ionized field ablation of the tonsils. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2002 Dec; 127(6).