About

About

Dr. Ian Storper is the Director of the Otology Program at the New York Head and Neck Institute at Lenox Hill Hospital. He specializes in diseases of the ear, specifically in hearing loss and hearing restoration surgery, stapes surgery, surgery for chronic ear infections and eardrum perforations, cholesteatoma, cochlear implantation, superior semicircular canal dehiscence repair and facial nerve surgery.

He joined the New York Head and Neck Institute after being the Director of Neurotology at a major university medical center in New York for 16 years, where he performed their first cochlear implant.

At the New York Head and Neck Institute, Dr. Storper performed the first Baha Attract hearing implant in the United States in 2013 and the first MAXUM middle ear implant in the Greater New York Area in 2012.

In addition to ear surgery, Dr. Storper maintains a large general practice in Otolaryngology, including sinonasal surgery and offie otolaryngology.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Otolaryngology-Head/Neck Surg. - American Board of Otolaryngology

  • Chief resident

    • University of California at Los Angeles

  • Medical school

    • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • University of California at Los Angeles

    • University of California at Los Angeles

  • Fellowships

    • Ear Foundation / The Otology Clinic

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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

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09/09/2018
"I have great respect for and trust in n Dr Storper. He went above and beyond in helping me understand my problem, ensuring we had the right treatment plan and helping me become comfortable with the treatment he proposed. He is very careful and conservative which was helpful and reassuring to me. I would recommend him very highly and without reservation to anyone."
08/23/2018
"Already have recommended Dr. Storper to others who have since seen him! Everyone loves him!"
08/12/2018
"I've already referred colleagues. "
08/07/2018
"Dr. Storper always takes his time and explains everything completely. I frequently have questions and the answers that he provides are well structured and help me to better understand my auditory condition."
08/04/2018
"I felt that I was in good hands with this doctor!"
08/04/2018
"he was perfect"
07/20/2018
"Dr. Storper is fantastic. Considering how confusing the ear is, he is superb."
07/19/2018
"I have already referred Dr. Storper three times."
07/10/2018
"I have been a patient of Dr. Storper's since 1995."
06/18/2018
"have been recommending dr storper to friends."
05/29/2018
"Wish all doctors were like Dr. Storper. Most are not."
05/22/2018
"As a fellow physician (retired pediatrician), I was especially impressed by Dr. Storper's friendliness and genuine concern. He inquired about all other aspects of my ENT history and offered immediate assistance and/or advice as needed. He inspired trust and confidence, which proved warranted by the good outcome that was achieved."
04/30/2018
"it was my first contact with provider. he seemed to be very capable of taking care of my problem."
04/23/2018
"Dr. Storper was excellent."
04/19/2018
"Highly recommend Dr. Storper."
04/02/2018
"Dr Storper diagnosed a problem I have had for awhile. I thought I had an upper respitory problem and he found I had Acid Reflux. I am on the medication he prescribed and I am 90% better."
03/24/2018
"I just had wax removed."
03/03/2018
"Dr Ian Storper is very professional,courteous and respectful,and the rest of the staff as well.I am so glad to have him as one of my Doctors."
02/12/2018
"Dr Storper and his staff provide exceptional care, while being friendly and professional, and answering all my questions."
01/17/2018
"He becomes impatient when I need more explanation because I'm not clear on the treatment. I'm not familiar with the medical terms & ask questions to clarify so I understand & can make a decision."
01/15/2018
"I have made recommendations ."
01/11/2018
"Great care!"
12/31/2017
"I have seen Dr. Stoper at Columbia Presbyterian five or six years ago. I know him to be a good doctor. My problem, ear wax stuck in canal, was not too serious."
12/18/2017
"He was recommended from a friend and he was/is very calm and patient and pays close attention to the questions I asked."
12/16/2017
"I have been a patient of Dr. Storper's for over 20 years."
11/25/2017
"Excellent care!"
10/19/2017
"I was extremely impressed by the knowledge, expertise and compassion demonstrated by Dr. Storper. He also took the time to give me a thorough explanation of my issue. Simply the best!"
10/01/2017
"Dr. Storper is the best. I trust him with my hearing and my balance."
09/22/2017
"If it were not for Dr. Storper, I would not be a hearing person."
09/18/2017
"Have recommended Dr Storper many times"
09/18/2017
"Dr. Storper has been my dr. for almost 20 Years, I followed him from Columbia, because he has been kind, and always has taken me when needed."
09/01/2017
"Dr. Storper came highly recommended to me & I understand why - he is thorough, pleasant, & reassuring. Wonderful doctor! "
08/14/2017
"I have been seeing Dr. Storpor for a number of years and he is always very thorough, knowledgeable and kind."
08/03/2017
"I have seen many doctors during my life for a variety of issues, and Dr. Storper is excellent."
08/02/2017
"Knew I was getting an MRI and told me to come back later in the day so he could read it. I appreciated that."
07/31/2017
"Have recommended Dr. Storper to many."
07/30/2017
"I have recommended Dr. Storpor in the past. I think very highly of him."
07/24/2017
"Dr Storper was terrific! He helped me a lot."
07/03/2017
"I will highly recommend Dr. Storber"
07/01/2017
"Thanks to Dr Storper and Dr Kuriloff, as well as the rest of the staff."
06/26/2017
"Have already recommended two people."
06/12/2017
"I choose this provider over 2 others."
06/01/2017
"Dr. Storper is the BEST in the business I followed him from Columbia."
05/08/2017
"Dr. Storper is lovely, professional, knowledgeable & confident."
05/01/2017
"Dr Storper is the 16th dr i saw for my problem 18 years ago. He figured it out, operated, told me the proper diet & meds to use. He has always been compassionate!"
04/24/2017
"I might recommend him with the caveat that they should expect to wait up to 1 hour"
04/20/2017
"Dr. Storper was extraordinary."
03/25/2017
"Dr. Storper is an excellent physician."
03/21/2017
"I have recommended this provider to 2 friends and they love him as I do"
02/11/2017
"Dr. Storper is an exceptional doctor."
02/02/2017
"Dr. Storper is a caring & professional provider. The technicians doing the UNG test were very friendly, professional & sensitive to my needs, as was the audiologist."
01/16/2017
"Good"
01/09/2017
"Dr. Storper is extremely respectful and knowledgeable. He took the time to describe my options for treating my condition and answered all of my questions."
12/28/2016
"He's the best"
12/17/2016
"Doctor was exceptional"
11/22/2016
"Dr Storper has earned my highest level of confidence.He continually demonstrates not only his medical prowress, but also his concern for my wellbeing..I have referred close friends to his practice, and we often discuss how special he is, particularly in the context of the rapidly changing style of medicine ..He is truly exceptional"
11/03/2016
"Over the years I have seen Dr. Storper I've found him to be consistently excellent - indeed an exceptional doctor -- in all regards. His experience and expertise make you feel confident in his judgment and care."
11/03/2016
"When he orders a test or x-ray he always escorts me to the desk of the person who makes the appointments and tells them what he wants done"
10/24/2016
"I was recommended to Dr. Storper's office by a coworker on a Friday morning for a condition that I felt warranted an appointment as soon as possible. Dr. Storper saw me that afternoon, spent a considerable amount of time with me, and ordered tests and prescriptions to begin treatment. His bedside manner is absolutely wonderful--kind, considerate, reassuring. His explanations were thorough and delivered to me in a way that I could clearly understand. I saw Dr. Storper for a follow-up visit, during which he recommended additional testing. I will see him again after the tests are performed. I am so grateful to have found Dr. Storper."
10/06/2016
"Have recommended him!"
10/03/2016
"Excellent!"
09/22/2016
"Dr. Storper listens attentively and is careful and thorough in providing follow-up care options."
09/14/2016
"Dr. Storper showed a high level of caring and concern."
09/03/2016
"Dr. Storper was excellent & provided recommendations for other caregivers I have yet to contact i.e. internist & endocrinologists."
09/01/2016
"dr storper is the best"
08/30/2016
"Did his job the best he could & should."
08/23/2016
"Exceptional experience with Dr. Storper and his team in the office and at the hospital for surgery... OUTSTANDING care throughout!"
06/22/2016
"Would highly recommend Dr. Ian Stroper to anyone who needed to see an ear doctor/specialist. Lovely man!"
06/20/2016
"He has a great bedside manner.."
06/13/2016
"I have been with Ian Storper for 17 years, and I recommend him to others, as he says I never forget an ear"
05/30/2016
"excellent care giver , highly professional and thorough in examination , excellent bedside manners and very compassionate"
05/18/2016
"Great was a good doctor."
05/02/2016
"Good experience."
04/29/2016
"very good experience definitely recommend him to all myfriends and family."
04/26/2016
"I think he took great care in understanding my concerns, was very friendly and helpful. I felt very comfortable and relieved about my condition as well."
04/25/2016
"Already recommended my neighbor."
04/11/2016
"Dr. Storper is the best! I feel secure in his hands no matter what the outcome will be. I am in danger of losing my hearing and the confidence I have in him helps me to continue on a daily basis."
04/11/2016
"Dr. Storper was incredible and spent a lot of time with me and talking to my other doctor's to find a plan of care and medications that would be safe for me because I am breastfeeding."
03/14/2016
"MY first visit...it was so professional as well as treating me as a person at all times..."
02/29/2016
"Dr. Storper has an excellent demeanor. He is personable and thorough He explains what he's doing/looking for and why."
02/22/2016
"I've already answered about Dr. Storper - He is terrific."
02/20/2016
"I had seen the doctor previously over a year ago and to his credit, he remembered me and my treatment."
02/17/2016
"Good"
01/31/2016
"He was amazing"
12/28/2015
"Very good"
12/22/2015
"I have followed Dr Storper from Columbia to NSLIJ and would follow him anywhere"
12/14/2015
"Dr. Storper was able to correctly diagnose and treat me within a matter of minutes. Very good Physician as far as I am concerned."
11/02/2015
"I would 100% recommend"
08/11/2015
"Good."
08/04/2015
"I have no problem at all with this care provider."
02/18/2015
"Good."
02/04/2015
"I have referred several friends/family members to Dr. Storper. All have been impressed!"
02/03/2015
"Dr. Storper always apologizes to me if I have to wait a long time to see him - NOT HIS FAULT. He cares."
01/28/2015
"Incredible physician!"
11/18/2014
"Dr. Storper correctly diagnosed a problem I had had for four years and made an excellent referral."
09/19/2014
"Dr. Storper is the best. He has treated me, my wife, and I recommend him to everyone."
09/11/2014
"Already recommended several people!"
05/20/2014
"Very happy with Dr. Storper very professional & excellent bedside manner."
04/07/2014
"Dr. seems quite knowledgeable, however I got the bare bones minimum - a diagnosis and curt answers to my questions. There wasn't room for discussion of my diagnosis."

In the news

In the news

In the news
A total of 75 physicians affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat (MEETH) Hospital were listed in the 19th edition of New York magazine’s annual “New York’s Best Doctors” issue...
Medicine has changed a great deal over the years and now incorporates devices that can be implanted in people’s bodies to help them with various ailments, from abnormal heart rhythms to severe back pain...
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