Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology

  • Administrative titles

    • Director - The Zucker Sinus Center of Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Vice Chairman of Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Vice Chairman of Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders, North Shore University Hospital

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Univ of Dominica

  • Residencies

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Internships

    • Maimonides Medical Center

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

222 Middle Country Road, Suite 106Smithtown, NY 11787

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

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Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Pateint Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

04/27/2018
"Without a doubt he is one of the best physicians around and I breathe and feel so much better thanks to him. I would definitely refer to any one with sleep apnea."
03/15/2018
"This is my third child to see Dr. Shikowitz. I'm extremely confident in his medical opinion and abilities. I have recommended him to others."
03/01/2018
"Excellent doctor - kind caring knowledgeable."
01/31/2018
"Dr. Shikowitz is the best and I've only had good experiences with him concerning my daughter. I recommend him to family & friends. "
12/29/2017
"Dr. Shikowitz, I believe saved my voice and my family and I will always be grateful."
11/24/2017
"I was very pleased with the doctor and would highly recommend him based on this experience with him."
10/20/2017
"I have more than one kid and I came back because I was satisfy with the care they gave my son. So yes I would definitely recommend this clinic. "
09/05/2017
"I would recommend to my friends - & family."
08/02/2017
"Very professional and knowledgeable"
06/19/2017
"I would only recommend someone to him if they had a serious issue/needed surgery. He is very good but also very busy."
05/31/2017
"excellent"
04/10/2017
"went to this doctor on the recommendation of my daughter's orthodontist."
02/03/2017
"Good experience, he took a lot of time w/me."
11/09/2016
"good"
09/30/2016
"He made us wait a long time."
09/22/2016
"Dr. Shikowitz is just a wonderful doctor."
08/30/2016
"I had no issues with Dr. Shikowitz. I would recommend him because he did everything he could to help me out."
07/26/2016
"He showed no concern. Seemed annoyed. Cut me off several times. He is supposed to be the best and maybe so, but I will never go to him again out of principal. He needs a lesson in how to treat people."
05/21/2016
"Good."
04/07/2016
"Good experience."
04/05/2016
"came from Manhattan to see him with a car service both ways. have referred patients to him. top notch Doctor."
03/18/2016
"Great doctor."
03/10/2016
"Overall experience was very good."
01/25/2016
"First visit with Dr. Shikowitz & found him very nice. Seemed to put me at east & came up with what was wrong very quickly."
10/27/2015
"I've recommended Dr. Shikowitz to my ex wife so she can make an appointment for her chronic cough."
10/20/2015
"AFTER DEALING WITH AN "OZENA" PROBLEMS DR. SHIKOWITZ HAS BEEN THE ONLY DR THAT HAS BEEN ABLE TO SOLVE MY PROBLEM 90%. THANK YOU DR, FOR ALL YOUR HELP."
10/01/2015
"I have & will certainly to recommend this practice to family , friends & coworkers."
11/05/2014
"Good."
08/14/2014
"Dr. Shikowitz is the best!!!"
06/02/2014
"The care provider lacked any compassion or empathy towards the patient (me). There was a total disregard for the feelings of the patient."
02/18/2014
"Dr. was wonderful - very caring, informative & clear about surgery details. Very personable."
01/29/2014
"I've been to several at least (3) other - ENT specialist in past. Dr. Shikowitz is far superior & trust worthy and because of my confidence in him my daughter is now also a patient of his."