Richard M. Rosenfeld, MD, MPH
Professor and Chairman of Otolaryngology, SUNY Downstate
Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck surgery
Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship
Dr. Rosenfeld has been providing ear, nose, and throat (ENT) care in Brooklyn since 1992 and is widely recognized as an international authority on children's health. His practice philosophy is to help children and families feel great while making healthcare fun. Dr. Rosenfeld is known for his conservative approach to medicine and surgery, with management decisions based on best evidence, patient and family values, and over two decades of clinical experience.
Dr. Rosenfeld is the only specialist who has authored national treatment guidelines on nearly every common pediatric ENT problem, including ear infections, ear fluid, sinus problems, tonsillectomy, sleep apnea, hoarseness, earwax, and ear tubes. He is one of the few doctors worldwide to insert ear tubes in young children as a 5-minute office procedure, thereby avoiding the need for general anesthesia and a hospital visit. He also performs in-office correction of tongue tie and lip tie to promptly resolve breastfeeding problems and help infants grow and thrive.
Dr. Rosenfeld has been listed as a New York Magazine Best Doctor for the past 20 years and a Castle Connolly Best Doctor in America for more than 15 years. He is eager to share his unique insights and his approach to patient care with you and your family. To learn more about Dr. Rosenfeld and his accomplishments explore the links below and view his academic profile on our Departmental website at: