Dr. Shemen offers a wide range of personalized services. Whether it be a torn earlobe repair or discussing the various solutions for snoring issues, Dr. Shemen offers unparalleled personal care.
Each appointment you book is with Dr. Shemen himself. You can avoid the inconvenience of a larger hospital that assigns a different doctor to you each visit and enjoy the personalized care Dr. Shemen offers.
You can be assured – we have a commitment to excellence when it comes to the level of care we provide.
A surgeon with greater experience in thyroid surgery will be more familiar with the normal anatomy and will easily recognize and deal with any irregularities such as neck lumps. A number of technological advancements have been made in thyroid surgery and should be incorporated into the procedure, where appropriate.
Patients with salivary gland tumors usually come to my office with the complaint of a mass in front of or below the ear or below the lower jaw. A stone in the salivary or duct will cause a mass that fluctuates in size or is painful after eating certain foods or drinks.
Dr. Shemen has performed well over 1,000 salivary gland procedures with over 30 years in the practice of head and neck surgery in the New York area.
There are normally four parathyroid glands, and usually one is causing the problem. These glands are normally very small, about the size of a puffed rice grain, so specialized imaging studies are done to identify which of the four is abnormal.
Scalp Mass Removal
Scalp masses are troublesome because combing or brushing the hair can be quite painful.
These tumors can be removed painlessly during an office visit.
Dr. Shemen has removed several hundred scalp masses.
Two allergy nurses with over 35 years experience in the allergy field staff our clinic. For any patients with allergy issues, our allergy nurses can offer the right care in combination with Dr. Shemen's services.