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Specialties & Research
Dr. Lanny Close, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.
- He has special expertise in 20 areas:
- Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
- Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
- Head and Neck Cancer
- Laryngeal Diseases
- Laser Surgery
- Mouth Cancer
- Nasopharynx Cancer (Nasopharyngeal Neoplasm)
- Nose Cancer (Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms)
- Oral Cavity and the Oropharynx Cancer (Oropharyngeal Neoplasm)
- Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures (ENT)
- Sensation Disorders
- Sino-Nasal Disorders
- Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
- Squamous Cell Carcinoma
- Swallowing disorder (Deglutition Disorder)
- Throat Cancer (Laryngeal Neoplasm)
- Throat Cancer (Pharyngeal Neoplasm)
- Voice Disorders
Education & Awards
Dr. Close graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 10 awards.
Dr. Close has 9 hospital affiliations:
- New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia
- New York Presbyterian Hospital / The Allen Pavilion
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Close accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 14 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Medicare - 1 plan
- AMERIGROUP - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. Lanny G. Close practice?
Dr. Lanny Close practices Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, and Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck near New York, NY.
See New York Otolaryngologists, New York Plastic Surgeons, New York Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, and New York Surgeons.