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Ameet R. Kamat, MD

Otolaryngology and Rhinology - Sinus and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
99 Business Park Drive, Armonk, NY 10504
(914) 849-3755
(914) 849-3754
2 Longview Avenue, White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 849-3755
(914) 849-3754
325 Route 100, Somers, NY 10589
(914) 849-3755
(914) 849-3754
21 Laurel Ave, Suite 290, Cornwall, NY 12518
845-822-2110
845-822-2111

Biography

Dr. Kamat graduated Magna Cum Laude/Phi Beta Kappa from Brooklyn College SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s prestigious BA/MD program. He completed a general surgery internship at Beth Israel Medical Center and an otolaryngology residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary-Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery­. There, he received several honors such as the Chief Resident Award, Teaching Award, Research Award and the Turner Award for Residency Excellence. Dr. Kamat then went on to complete a Rhinology and Skull Base fellowship at the world-renowned Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.  He believes in providing his patients with personalized medical therapy, minimally invasive office procedures including balloon sinuplasty, and safe innovative techniques in sinus surgery that include image guidance technology, micro-instruments, and drug-eluting stents.

Under the guidance of pioneers in the field, Drs. David Kennedy, James Palmer and Bert O’Malley, Dr. Kamat became highly adept in medical and surgical therapies for advanced nasal/sinus disease in both adults and children. He has specialized training in primary and revision sinus surgery, frontal sinus surgery, allergic fungal sinusitis, and cystic fibrosis related sinus disease. His other areas of expertise include allergic rhinitis, acute and chronic sinusitis, frontal sinus disease, nasal polyps, papillomas and other sinonasal tumors, mucoceles, tear duct blockage, snoring, deviated nasal septum, nasal obstruction, nose bleeds, sinus headaches, smell and taste disorders and laser therapy for hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT).

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Dr. Kamat’s comprehensive endoscopic skull base practice emphasizes minimally invasive surgical approaches through the nose and sinuses to the pituitary gland, anterior skull base, middle cranial fossa and orbit. He also has specialized training in the diagnosis and repair of cerebrospinal fluid leaks.  He is board certified in Otolaryngology and has a focus in Sinus and Endoscopic Skill Base Surgery. He continues to present at national conferences and has published over 25 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters to further the burgeoning interest in sinus and skull base disease.

Medical Expertise

  • Sinus and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
  • Primary, Revision, and Frontal sinus surgery
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Fungal Sinusitis
  • Sinus and Skull base Benign and Malignant Tumors
  • Cerebrospinal fluid leaks
  • Minimally Invasive Pituitary Surgery
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Nasal Congestion and Deviated Septum
  • Smell and Taste Disorders
  • Snoring and Sleep Apnea
  • Nosebleeds

Recent Patient Comments

Press Ganey
5
12/21/2020
I was extremely pleased with and comforted by the care I received from Dr. Kamat. he listened attentively to my concerns and understood the discomfort that I have been experiencing. He made intelligent and helpful recommendations, and fortunately, I have been feeling better since my visit.
5
12/20/2020
I felt that Dr. Kamat was sincerely interested in listening to me, and solving my health issue. I was very impressed and would happily recommend him to others.
5
12/19/2020
I felt listened to and my concerns were addressed
5
12/09/2020
good
5
11/30/2020
No bad experience.
5
11/25/2020
dr. kamat is an excellent and thorough physician. I have recommended him to others already.
5
11/25/2020
Dr. Kamat showed much concern for my well-being and recommended a solution.
5
11/23/2020
good
5
11/17/2020
I have already recommended *Dr. Kamat.
5
10/28/2020
The doctor was amazing. He informed me of everything being done and why. He was friendly and funny, made it very easy to talk to.
5
10/27/2020
*Dr. Kamat is an amazing doctor who showed a level of care that I haven't seen with many other physicians.
5
10/22/2020
Good general attention. Medical assistant, nurses & Spanish interpreter.
5
10/14/2020
Excellent doctor. Interested, knowledgeable, explained everything clearly.
5
10/08/2020
*Dr. Kamat is the best. He took his time to show and explain my problems. He's very knowledgeable and knows what he's doing.
5
10/05/2020
excellent
5
09/28/2020
Dr Kamat and staff are very professional and caring. would highly recommend him as a Doctor
5
09/23/2020
I had a very bad nose bleed. Caregiver remained calm throughout the ordeal.
5
09/23/2020
6 stars out of 5
5
09/11/2020
excellent
5
09/09/2020
very thorough and gave me alternatives to my current treatment.
5
08/31/2020
Everything upfront
5
08/28/2020
The doctor was very good he was easy to talk to.
5
08/26/2020
I think dr. Ka m a t is terrific from both past and present experience. I am a registered nurse and have referred people to him.
5
08/26/2020
I am always treated by the doctor the nurse assistants are wonderful but my doctor's always treat me
5
08/19/2020
Dr. Kamat was very informative and took his time. explains everything on terms you can understand
5
08/13/2020
good honest
5
08/09/2020
Dr. Kamat shows real concern for his patient.(me). He takes time to listen, and is extremely knowledgeable in his field.
5
08/03/2020
Dr Kamat was very effective even on a video visit. Quickly evaluated and explained the problem and prescribed an appropriate course of treatment
5
07/30/2020
Very comfortable very reassuring excellent manners
5
07/30/2020
Always an experience.
5
07/29/2020
Dr. Kamat is absolutely wonderful
5
07/20/2020
good
5
07/20/2020
good experience
5
07/14/2020
Great
5
07/06/2020
Excellent!!
5
06/23/2020
Great experience.
5
06/12/2020
Dr Kamat was very interactive, listened to my concerns and had empathy. Discussed possible causes and a plan for each. He explained things to me and overall made me very comfortable.
5
04/27/2020
All was very professional.
5
04/22/2020
he always shows concern
5
04/13/2020
the best staff and treatment ever
5
03/17/2020
Excellent care & communication.
5
03/17/2020
*Dr. Kamat was funny & kind and made me feel so much better.
5
03/05/2020
EXCELLENT
5
03/04/2020
Dr. Kamat is a brilliant, caring doctor who takes the time to listen to his patient.
5
03/03/2020
Felt very comfortable with doctor, he listened & a VERY GOOD disposition - will absolutely recommend him.
5
02/29/2020
Dr. Kamat is one of the best physicians I have
5
02/22/2020
Excellent!!!
5
01/27/2020
excellant
5
01/27/2020
200% great

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    Education & Training

    Medical Degree
    • State University of New York: Downstate Medical Center
    Post-graduate Training
    • Internship, General Surgery, Beth Israel Medical Center/New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York
    • Residency, Otolaryngology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary-Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, New York
    • Fellowship, Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, University of Pennsylvania-Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Memberships
    • The American Rhinologic Society
    • North American Skull Base Society
    • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certification
    • Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

    Institutional Affiliations

    • White Plains Hospital
    • New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center - Clinical Instructor and Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Ameet R. Kamat, MD
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    Overall Satisfaction

    4.9 / 5
    182 Ratings | 49 Comments
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