About

About

Dr. Kuriloff's particular area of interest and expertise involves Head & Neck Endocrine Surgery (disorders of the thyroid and parathyroid glands). He has a vast experience in performing over 2,500 thyroid related surgeries in his career. He has perfected the art & science his surgical practice and has adopted the latest advances in the field including minimally invasive surgery. Laryngeal nerve monitoring is routinely performed during surgery and Dr. Kuriloff has extensive surgical experience treating both singers and public speakers from cantors to reggae singers and television reporters. He routinely performs ultrasound imaging of the neck in his office and is the only surgeon in New York certified in Endocrine Ultrasound by ECNU and AIUM. WIth ultrasound guidance, he has now perfected his technique of rapid skinny needle diagnosis of thyroid and parathyroid tumors and other neck masses.

Dr. Kuriloff is a staunch advocate of patient education having received many teaching awards from his peers. He spends time listening to his patients and explains the entire treatment process from beginning to end. He has written several patient guides and uses these to help educate his patients.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology

  • Academic titles

    • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel -- Petrie Division

    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

  • Internships

    • Albany Medical Center Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • University of Michigan Hospitals

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

110 East 59th Street, Suite 10ANew York, NY 10022

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Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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09/27/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff was outstanding! He took the time and care to full explain my situation & followed up twice with me."
09/26/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff is excellent - very thorough I feel confident in his decisions & care."
09/07/2018
"I have never experienced a better physician! He took his time with me. He answered all of our questions and was sure we understood everything before we left. The best!"
08/28/2018
"Excellent! Totally dynamite doctor!!"
08/23/2018
"I like that Dr. Kuriloff was very detailed in his observation of my case. He informed me of certain conditions that I was not aware of, and I appreciated his diligence in terms of information gathering."
08/21/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff is one of the best drs. I've had the pleasure of being treated by."
07/06/2018
"He's really an amazing doctor and very thorough in reading my medical past - "
06/30/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff is a true professional."
06/30/2018
"all excellent"
06/27/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff was very professional and thorough. I have confidence in him and believe he takes great pride in the quality of the service he performs."
06/11/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff is informative and always takes time to answer questions."
06/10/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff has been a caring, knowledgeable and excellent doctor for me."
06/03/2018
"Dr Kuriloff thorough professional approach inspires great confidence that my health concerns are being carefully addressed. I have recommended him to numerous other people and will continue to do so. He is the absolute best in his field!"
05/31/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff made clear he was concerned with my particular medical situation and needs. He's the best!!"
05/25/2018
"I feel like Dr. Kuriloff is very professional and courteous. He took time to listen to my problem, my thought and explained to me everything. HE made me trust him after 1st meetings, and make not scare of cancer anymore."
05/01/2018
"Dr Kuriloff is a real pro. I will recommend him over and over and over again."
04/24/2018
"Great doctor I would definitely recommend him to a friend or stranger."
03/08/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff is very good doctor. He examined me very detail and asked history. I satisfied to see him. After I saw him I feel good and half of my problem was gone."
03/02/2018
"The doctor was very thorough & spent a long time with me to ensure that I understood my problem & did add'l testing when the records he received from my primary doctor wasn't sufficient."
02/26/2018
"Dr. Kuriloff is a brilliant man. He's direct, very thorough, caring, professional, meticulous, intelligent and I think he is probably the most skilled physician I have ever worked with. I would recommend him to anyone I know needing thyroid help. He's brilliant. I have an immune disorder that makes me get sinus infections a lot. Without him, I don't know if I'd be alive all of these years."
11/26/2017
"Dr. Kuriloff spend a lot of time explaining the procedure. He appeared very competent and caring."
10/30/2017
"Dr. Kuriloff was excellent all around..before and after my surgery..He explained everything I needed to know and set my mind at ease............post surgery information was well received..I highly recommend Dr. Kuriloff................."
10/16/2017
"I very much appreciated the time Dr. Kuriloff spent with me, especially on the 1st visit."
09/28/2017
"Dr. Kuriloff is absolutely wonderful. Very professional, very knowledgeable & very compassionate! I have already recommended him to everyone I have spoke with about my experience (surgery) with him!"
07/18/2017
"I had a stressful test his "bedside manners" were excellent. "
04/25/2017
"I was extremely impressed with Dr. Kuriloff's expertise and the quality of the doctor/patient dialogue. I was very fortunate to find a doctor with the specialized experience needed to treat a somewhat rare condition that I learned about quite suddenly. He took an exceptionally lengthy time to explain the condition and the treatment options and listened carefully to my symptoms and concerns."
04/19/2017
"Dr. KURILOFF is an EXCELLENT DOCTOR/SURGEON."
04/18/2017
"Dr. Kuriloff is an outstanding surgeon and a great person. A total professional - They do not come any better than Dr. Kuriloff."
04/04/2017
"Dr. Kuriloff is an amazing and passionate doctor. I had the best care with him."
04/04/2017
"Dr. Daniel Kurloff is a wonderful doctor."
03/09/2017
"Very good."
12/22/2016
"He seemed to know what his business and what I needed to know and continue doing."
12/02/2016
"Dr. Kuriloff is an excellent surgeon. He also answers phone calls immediately. I am grateful to him for his excellent care."
11/16/2016
"I trust Dr Kuriloff implicitly. So thorough and expert"
11/07/2016
"I think Dr. Kuriloff is very thorough and knowledgeable. He is very patient and explained by my condition and treatment very well to me. Dr. Kuriloff is a very caring doctor. I would most definitely recommend his services. To others."
09/28/2016
"my first 10 minutes with this provider I was considering not coming back again. By the end of my visit with this provider I was impressed and felt confident that he was the best person for me. All my test results he called me on the phone an explained everything and my next steps."
08/10/2016
"My experience so far has been very good."
07/26/2016
"Good experience: The doctor healed me carefully of all my health concerns and answered me properly."
07/07/2016
"Dr. Kuriloff was excellent. I always felt that I could call him with whatever issue I was having and ask him any questions and get an answer."
06/17/2016
"We found Dr. Kuritoff to be the utmost professional - detailed medical records kept, personally handling all procedures and done without delay, examining additional areas beyond subject ailment, follow thru blood test as precaution."
06/11/2016
"Dr. Kuriloff is the most professional and courteous physician I have ever seen. I would highly recommend him to family and friends."
05/25/2016
"I have known Dr. Kuriloff since 2001 and I trust the advice he gave me at my last visit. He listened and he was concerned about my health."
04/27/2016
"He is the best, feel total confidence in whatever he tells me."
04/23/2016
"he is an excellent surgeon"
04/23/2016
"As I explained earlier Dr. Kuriloff is an excellent physician and surgeon with great communication skills and bedside manner. I would recommend him without hesitation to anyone and everyone. I had an overall excellent experience."
03/31/2016
"Wonderful."
03/14/2016
"Excellent experience, I'm very happy I consulted with this professional specialist."
02/13/2016
"Dr. Kuriloff is one of the best doctors I have ever met. He is thorough, clear and incredibly knowledgeable. He takes his time to answer all questions. I trust him 100%."
01/27/2016
"Dr. Kuriloff was extremely helpful in explaining the progress and knowledgeable and showed great concern for my wellness & health."
12/04/2015
"I felt very safe with Dr. Kuriloff: he is definitely experienced and competent and thorough. I am happy I was referred to him."
11/24/2015
"Dr. Kuriloff is the best physician I ever seen so far!"
09/03/2015
"Dr. Kuriloff is a wonderful doctor."
08/19/2015
"Dr.Kuriloff was so thorough that he call 2X to make sure I had received my results followed w/2 mailings for the next visit which will be w/in 1 yr."
07/30/2015
"Very pleasant and caring doctor."
07/29/2015
"Dr. Kuriloff is a great doctor. I will recommend him to my friends any time."
07/08/2015
"I would give Dr. Kuriloff excellent recommendations."
07/02/2015
"Dr. Kuriloff went above & beyond to diagnose me. He performed a procedure the same day of my visit, squeezing me into his schedule."
05/07/2015
"Excellent doctor."
12/10/2014
"Excellent."
11/06/2014
"Excellent."
09/12/2014
"Was impressed with knowledge of my illness, attention to my concern & worries and interest in me & my condition."
06/17/2014
"Dr. Kuriloff is the very best!"
06/03/2014
"Excellent patience, prompts, instruction and encouragement."
05/08/2014
"This is a caring of doctor your don't see anymore."
04/10/2014
"Very good."
03/27/2014
"Dr. K. is an excellent surgeon."
03/19/2014
"Very good. He is very caring person."

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