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Dr. Melvin Wiederkehr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
Map Pin Small Brooklyn, NY
Accepting new patients
49 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Melvin Wiederkehr, MD

Dr. Melvin Wiederkehr, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Brooklyn, NY. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 49 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital and Maimonides Medical Center. Dr. Wiederkehr, completed a residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center.

Dr. Wiederkehr works at Practice in Brooklyn, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Deviated Septum, Pharyngitis and Chronic Rhinitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Wiederkehr's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Parkville Medical Health PC
    198 Foster Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11230 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 435-7676
  2. 2
    Office
    1358 49Th St, Brooklyn, NY 11219 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 435-7676

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
  • Maimonides Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Deviated Septum
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Treatment frequency



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Deviated Septum
Pharyngitis
Chronic Rhinitis
Age Related Hearing Loss
Chronic Pharyngitis
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Broken Nose
Earwax Buildup
Acute Respiratory Infection
Benign Pituitary Gland Tumor
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Laryngitis
Nasal Polyp
Nosebleed
Outer Ear Infection
Pharyngolaryngitis
Sinusitis
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Sudden Idiopathic Hearing Loss
Tinnitus
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TMJ
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Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Anosmia
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Cholesteatoma
Chronic Tonsillitis
Common Cold
Conductive Hearing Loss
Cough
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Deafness
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Ear Ache
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Ear Disorders
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Hyperacusis
Larynx Conditions
Loss of Smell and Taste
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Malignant Otitis Externa
Meniere's Disease
Otitis Media
Perforated Eardrum
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sore Throat
Tonsillitis
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Polyp
Audiometry
Carotid Ultrasound
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
ENT Surgery
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Oral Cancer Screening
Sinus Surgery
Thyroid Scan
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    About Dr. Melvin Wiederkehr, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 49 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Yiddish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1285647206
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cincinnati Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Melvin Wiederkehr, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Wiederkehr is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Wiederkehr accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Wiederkehr has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Wiederkehr has seen patients for Deviated Septum, Pharyngitis and Chronic Rhinitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Wiederkehr on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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