Dr. Anthony Paul Vastola is the Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology and a specialist in conditions of the ear, nose and throat. He is a member of the pediatrics and surgery departments at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Vastola has been an integral part of the Maimonides team for almost 20 years. Previously, he completed his fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Texas Children’s Hospital Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.
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Dr. Vastola treats a wide variety of conditions including:
- Cleft lip and palate
- Middle Ear Disease
- Airway Obstruction
- Hemifacial Microsomia
- Lip-nasal adhesion
- Ear, Nose and Throat ailments
Treatments and Procedures
Dr. Vastola offers a number of treatments and procedures such as:
- Cleft lip surgical repair
- Cleft palate surgical repair
- Ear tubes
Dr. Anthony Paul Vastola has done extensive research, written various publications and book chapters in the field of Otolaryngology, and is in the process of a multi-media project. Presently, he is also Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology at SUNY-HSCB. Dr. Vastola has been honored with several awards, and his background includes a scholarship in Immunology and the Alpha Omega Alpha award.
Each year, Dr. Vastola travels to Nieva, Columbia to perform cleft-lip and palate surgeries on children who could otherwise not afford it. Click here to watch Dr. Vastola's "Going Beyond" video.