Kristen Yancey, M.D.
Kristen Yancey, M.D.

Kristen Yancey, M.D.

Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Specialties
Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, more

Locations and Appointments


Weill Cornell Medicine Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

2315 Broadway
New York, NY 10024
US
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Weill Cornell Medicine Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

1305 York Avenue
5th Floor
New York, NY 10021
US
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  • AETNA
  • Aetna - NYP
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • GHI
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare

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About Kristen Yancey, M.D.

Dr. Kristen Yancey grew up in Atlanta, GA and went on to graduate with honors and summa cum laude from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Dr. Yancey then attained her medical degree and completed her residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, an institution renowned for their expertise in Otolaryngology. During residency, Dr. Yancey participated in several medical missions abroad to coordinate a mobile ear clinic and perform pediatric hearing screenings in rural schools in Kenya and Haiti. Dr. Yancey then completed a prestigious fellowship in Neurotology, undergoing additional, advanced training in lateral skull base and ear surgery at UTSW in Dallas, TX before joining the faculty at Weill Cornell.


She has been an active member of her community and has published in many peer-reviewed journals, with a commitment to advance medical knowledge and improve patient outcomes:


Her field of expertise encompasses hearing loss, aural rehabilitation through cochlear implantation and bone anchored hearing implants, cholesteatoma and other chronic ear disease, as well as lateral skull base pathology including vestibular schwannomas (acoustic neuromas), facial nerve tumors and cerebrospinal fluid leaks, endoscopic ear surgery. She enjoys caring for both adult and pediatric patients and is dedicated to improving the quality-of-life of all her patients.


Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
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Expertise

  • Acoustic Neuroma

  • Aural Rehabilitation

  • Bone-Anchored Hearing Systems

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak

  • Cholesteatoma

  • Cochlear Implant

  • Ear Drum Perforation

  • Ear Laser Surgery

  • Ear Problems and Injuries

  • Ear Surgery

  • Glomus Tumor

  • Hearing Loss

  • Laser Surgery

  • Mastoid Surgery

  • Meningioma

  • Otosclerosis

  • Skull Base Surgery

  • Stapedectomy

  • Tympanoplasty

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Education

  • Degrees: Georgetown University

  • Degrees: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

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Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Attending Otolaryngologist

  • Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology

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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

Education

  • Degrees: Georgetown University
  • Degrees: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Attending Otolaryngologist
  • Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English