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Michael Berger, MD

Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology

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About Me

Michael H. Berger, MD is a board certified, fellowship-trained Head and Neck Oncology and Reconstructive Surgeon at Mount Sinai West and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He completed his medical education at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, where he graduated with honors (Alpha Omega Alpha) and was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He then completed residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California in Irvine, where he twice earned the Irving Rappaport Award, bestowed upon the resident demonstrating expertise in head and neck surgery. Dr. Berger further honed his skills through the prestigious fellowship in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology and Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital.

Dr. Berger’s expertise spans the gamut of benign and malignant head and neck conditions, with extensive training in complex benign and oncologic surgical procedures, minimally invasive surgical techniques, microvascular reconstruction, transoral robotic surgery (TORS), and skull base surgery, as well as both routine and complex thyroid and parathyroid surgery. He additionally treats salivary gland disorders and complex aerodigestive tract conditions, including Zenker’s diverticulum and tracheal stenosis.

With a deep understanding of the intricacies of head and neck conditions and meticulous attention to detail, Dr. Berger approaches each patient's case with personalized care and compassion. He collaborates closely with a multidisciplinary team and develops tailored treatment plans for each patient, prioritizing individual needs, maximizing outcomes, and allowing patients to regain their quality of life.

Dr. Berger is also committed to advancing the field through research and education. He has authored numerous scientific publications and book chapters and presents his findings at national and international conferences. Driven by his passion for teaching, he also mentors and trains aspiring surgeons, ensuring that the next generation of physicians is equipped with the knowledge and skills to deliver exceptional patient care.

Hospital Affiliations
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Mount Sinai Morningside
  • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
  • Mount Sinai Queens
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
  • Mount Sinai West