Dr. Matthew B. Hanson MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. Matthew Hanson is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Brooklyn, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kings County Hospital Center and SUNY Downstate Medical Center University Hospital of Brooklyn. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Hanson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Kings County Hospital Center and one of 7 at SUNY Downstate Medical Center University Hospital of Brooklyn who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: Neurotology

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1989–1991

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1991–1995

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified in Neurotology

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified in Otolaryngology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAO-HNS), American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Publications & Presentations

External auditory canal cholesteatoma and keratosis obturans: The role of imaging in preventing facial nerve injury.
McCoul, E.D., Hanson, M.B.

Bezold's abscess in the setting of radiation induced mastoiditis.
Mascarinas, C.A., Singer, M.C., Hanson, M.B.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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