Lisa Szubin, MD

Otolaryngology, Lisa Szubin MD


Dr. Lisa Szubin is a warm, professional and highly experienced Ear, Nose, and Throat physician, who is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. She has been listed on New York Magazine’s list of top doctors in her field for the years 2016, 2017 and 2018. Dr. Szubin graduated from Harvard College, phi beta kappa, magna cum laude with a degree in molecular biology and biochemistry. She then attended Cornell University Medical College and graduated with a medical degree with highest honor, alpha omega alpha. During her six-year residency at Cornell University Medical Center, she trained at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, the New York Hospital, and Memorial Sloan- Kettering Cancer Center. She has owned her own solo practice for 20 years on the Upper East Side and has admitting privileges at Lenox Hill Hospital, Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital as well as Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Dr. Szubin’s practice consists of office visits as well as surgery. She specializes in nasal and sinus surgery including new minimally invasive techniques for sinus surgery. Over the past few years, she has added balloon sinuplasty, Clarifix cryoablation, balloon eustachian tube dilation procedures and endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) surgery to her skill set in order to remain on the cutting edge.

Dr. Szubin has a part-time highly experienced audiologist in the office who performs comprehensive hearing tests as well as balance testing. Her audiologist, Dr. Rubas, independently offers a complete spectrum of hearing aid services to her patients.

Dr. Szubin’s main hobbies include international travel with and without her three children, indoor spinning, and adventurous outdoor activities.

Education & Training

Harvard College
Cornell University Medical College, MD
Cornell University Medical Center, Residency


Dr. Szubin is currently in-network with the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna
  • BCBS
  • Caterpillar
  • Cigna
  • Consolidated Health Plans (CHP)
  • Empire Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Horizon BCBS of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PHCS
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • UHC
  • United Health One
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Outstanding attention and service. Highly recommended.