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
122 Maple Avenue, Floor 9, White Plains, NY 10601
(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

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • AETNA
  • AFFINITY
  • BLUE CROSS
  • BLUE CROSS PATHWAY EXCHANGE PLANS
  • CIGNA
  • Elderplan
  • EMBLEM HEALTHCARE SELECT- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • GHI
  • HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN OF NEW YORK (HIP)
  • Healthfirst
  • Humana (Medicare/Medicaid)
  • LOCAL 1199
  • MAGNACARE
  • Medicare
  • MULTIPLAN
  • MVP
  • OSCAR- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • OXFORD
  • POMCO
  • TRICARE
  • United

Before your appointment, please confirm with your insurance company that this provider accepts your insurance.

Recent Patient Comments

Press Ganey
5
04/25/2022
Dr. Kamat is extremely knowledgable and easy to talk to. the only physician I would trust seeing me.
5
04/25/2022
Dr.Kamat is extremely nice kind and caring I was completely at ease with him I highly highly recommend him to everyone
5
04/20/2022
*Dr. Kamat came highly recommended by my primary care MD & it was for good reason.
5
04/19/2022
Very picky about who he recommended and explained the process to move to the next operation stage great.
5
03/30/2022
Dr kamat is excellent
5
03/28/2022
Dr. Kamat was by far one of the nicest and patient physicians I have seen. He took the time to explain all of my imaging, he was professional and courteous and definitely allayed all of my fears. This was a second opinion and I couldn't be happier with this visit.
5
03/21/2022
Can't say enough. Feel blessed Dr Kamat was recommended after I had Covid.
5
03/21/2022
Dr. Kamat was extraordinary. He is the first person to walk me through a CT scan and help me understand it. Really appreciate his approach to medicine and the problems I am experiencing.
5
03/15/2022
*Dr. Kamat is the best! He's a talented surgeon, a great listener, compassionate, and even fun. Wish there was an "excellent" option.
5
03/12/2022
Dr. Kamat is a brilliant and compassionate doctor!
5
03/07/2022
Very good
5
02/24/2022
I am very satisfied.
5
02/24/2022
Care provider was at home professional, knowledgeable and good at treatment
5
02/21/2022
This doctor is absolutely amazing in explaining the steps and pros and cons. Very trustworthy & other doctors should be mentored based on this doctor.
5
02/19/2022
Very professional
5
02/12/2022
Dr Kamat was very responsive and thorough in addressing the condition for which I had requested the appointment
5
01/24/2022
Overall great
5
01/23/2022
Dr. Kamat is a dedicated concerned doctor. He treats you with respect. I recommend him highly.
5
01/15/2022
I really like Dr Kamat.
5
12/27/2021
Very good
5
12/26/2021
I've been a patient of doctor Kamat Since 2015 and he's always been so helpful and thorough.
5
12/16/2021
Dr. Kamat is great. Patient, knowledgeable, thorough and took the the time to explain.
5
12/06/2021
He was amazing! Listened so well and answered my questions without rushing me.
5
11/29/2021
All those who I saw that day were highly professional and have highly recommended This care provider
5
11/28/2021
Very professional, calm, kind & clinically informative. Great use of imaging technology. Walked away with clear diagmodis, plan & next steps.
5
11/24/2021
*Dr. Kamat is great doctor. My whole family comes to see him. He is an amazing provider.
5
11/24/2021
*Dr. Kamat knows my history, reviews the latest status, and we jointly decide the best path forward. Excellent care.
5
11/21/2021
I have seen Dr Kamat for years but this was my first visit to this office. He's a wonderful doctor.
5
11/15/2021
Great patient care
5
11/15/2021
Good
5
11/15/2021
Dr Kamat is very professional and caring to patience. 5 star Doctor
5
11/09/2021
Dr Kamat is a great Doctor.I would highly recommend him.
5
11/03/2021
I totally recommend this practice
5
10/28/2021
Dr. Kamat explained the process involved in my care and why he was taking each step.
5
10/19/2021
Dr.Kamat is excellent and he really cares. The entire office appears to be the same way.
5
10/12/2021
Dr. Kamat was highly recommended by my primary care Physician. No disappointment he was very clear in explaining my conditions
5
10/09/2021
I recommend Dr. Kamat to anyone who mentions they need an ENT! He is an amazing provider!
5
10/06/2021
Kamat is an excellent doctor. Always listens carefully and provides the best care.
5
09/29/2021
What ever Dr. Kamat says goes. He is a gift to this world.
5
09/21/2021
*Dr. Kamat is amazing! He took my concerns very seriously and explained everything very well. I would recommend him a million times over!
5
09/20/2021
Good
5
09/13/2021
Good
5
08/09/2021
Good
5
08/09/2021
Dr. Ameet Kamat is an excellent provider who is empathetic, professional, explains everything clearly to you, takes his time to assess & answer your questions. I highly recommend this provider.
5
08/08/2021
I love doctor Kamat and recommended him to multiple people already including my mom. He asks how my family is after I mentioned them in a previous appointment and he is so amazing I love him I would go to him for anything
5
08/04/2021
Dr. Kamat is always very through and explains everything to know about my condition/problem. He always takes the time to listen to me and makes me feel he cares about me. He is my favorite doctor I feel very comfortable discussing my issues with him.
5
07/06/2021
Good
5
06/28/2021
he was so calm, interested in what I had to say. explained and gave me options.
5
06/27/2021
Dr. Kamat is amazing!
5
06/20/2021
We had a conversation with Dr. Ameet Kamat about his excellent 'bedside manner' and wonderful compassion. interest and ability to 'be with' me the patient! Fabulous!
5
05/31/2021
Dr kamat very professional and polite and caring

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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
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    Overall Satisfaction

    4.9 / 5
    228 Ratings | 51 Comments
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