Andrew Tassler, M.D.

Andrew Tassler, M.D. Specialties: Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery

Andrew Tassler, M.D.
Specialties: Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery
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New York, NY 10021
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About Andrew Tassler, M.D.

Dr. Andrew Tassler serves as Associate Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Tassler's expertise lies in the diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck, including salivary glands, thyroid and parathyroid, tongue, lips and oral cavity, larynx, pharynx, sinuses, skull base and skin.

Dr. Tassler was born and raised in Washington, DC. He attended Amherst College and graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Political Science. He then received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed an internship in General Surgery at New York Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center followed by residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Georgetown University Hospital. While at Georgetown, he received the Hugh O. DeFries Award for Lifetime Learning.

After residency, Dr. Tassler completed a fellowship in Advanced Oncologic Head and Neck Surgery and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to joining the faculty at Weill Cornell, Dr. Tassler practiced for five years at Montefiore Medical Center where he was Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. While at Montefiore, Dr. Tassler was awarded for outstanding teaching and was selected three times as a SuperDoctors "Rising Star" by his colleagues.

Dr. Tassler is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, the American Head and Neck Society, the New York Head and Neck Society, and the North American Skull Base Society. He is also an active fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Tassler is a specialist in all aspects of head and neck cancer surgery. He also has a particular interest in minimally invasive techniques in head and neck surgery including transoral laser (TLM) and robotic surgery (TORS) as well as endoscopic skull base surgery.

Paient Feedback:

"My experience with Dr. Tassler last week Thursday was excellent as usual. Dr. Tassler saved my life. Plain and simple. He performed surgery on me Dec 19th 2017 and I'm alive today as a result of his skill set. I look forward to seeing him again. He has my absolute confidence!"

Contacted by John Batson

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital


  • Benign Nasal Tumor

  • Benign Tumor of Oral Cavity

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak

  • Endonasal Endoscopic Tumor Surgery

  • Endoscopic Chordoma Surgery

  • Endoscopic Craniopharyngioma Surgery

  • Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery

  • Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

  • Fine Needle Aspiration

  • Head and Neck Cancer

  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery

  • Head and Neck Surgery

  • Laryngoscopy

  • Larynx Cancer

  • Laser Surgery

  • Malignant Tumor Nasal Cavity

  • Melanoma

  • Parathyroid Disease

  • Parathyroid Surgery

  • Pediatric Head and Neck Tumors

  • Robotic Surgery

  • Salivary Gland Disease

  • Salivary Gland Disorder

  • Salivary Gland Surgery

  • Sinus Surgery

  • Skin Cancer Surgery

  • Skull Base Surgery

  • Throat and Voice Problems

  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Gland Surgery

  • Thyroid Cancer

  • Thyroid Disease

  • Thyroid Disorder

  • Tongue Cancer

  • Tonsil Cancer

Languages Spoken

  • English