Meet Our Team
Meet Our Team

Meet Our ENT Doctors

The Ear, Nose and Throat Team

Craig BerzofskyCraig Berzofsky, MD, MHS

Dr. Craig Berzofsky is a board-certified Otolaryngologist and fellowship-trained Laryngologist, specializing in treating voice, airway and swallowing disorders. After graduating from Emory University in Atlanta, Dr. Berzofsky received a Master of Health Sciences in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore. He then matriculated from New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.

Dr. Berzofsky completed a general surgery internship at Saint Vincent's Catholic Medical Center and an Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, both in New York City. While at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Dr. Berzofsky was the administrative chief resident and a recipient of several accolades, including the Turner Award for Excellence in all aspects of residency and the Resident Teaching Award.

During residency, Dr. Berzofsky furthered his interest in laryngology through ongoing research in laryngeal nerve injury and reinnervation. He completed a laryngology fellowship with Dr. Gayle Woodson, a pioneer in the field, at Southern Illinois University. During this time he learned the intricacies of medical and surgical management of disease related to airway, voice, and swallowing. He focuses on treating pediatric and adult patients with hoarseness, laryngopharyngeal reflux, vocal fold paralysis, muscle tension dysphonia, spasmodic dysphonia, paradoxical vocal fold dysfunction, vocal tremor, benign and malignant vocal fold lesions, tracheal stenosis, laryngeal stenosis, tracheomalacia, laryngomalacia, laryngeal clefts, dysphagia, cricopharyngeal dysfunction, Zenkers diverticulum, and chronic cough. Dr. Berzofsky utilizes direct in office imaging through awake endoscopies to help correctly diagnose his patients. His treatment of these diseases include combinations of medicine, voice therapy, swallowing therapy, respiratory retraining, in office botox injection, injection vocal fold augmentation, and surgical treatments both endoscopic and open.

Dr. Berzofsky currently serves as Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at New York Medical College.

To make an appointment, please call: (845) 567-6626 or (914) 693-7636.

Cameron BudenzCameron Budenz, MD

Dr. Cameron Budenz is a fellowship-trained neurotologist and skull base surgeon practicing the full scope of otology and neurotology.

Dr. Budenz received her medical education at the highly regarded University of Michigan Medical School. She then went on to complete her surgical internship and otolaryngology residency at New York University, which included work at NYU Langone Medical Center, Bellevue Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital. Following completion of her residency training, Dr. Budenz completed a 2-year NIH funded research fellowship at the Kresge Hearing Research Institute at the University of Michigan. There she had the opportunity to study the use of gene therapy to promote auditory neuron survival and regeneration in the deafened inner ear under the mentorship of Dr. Yehoash Raphael, Ph.D. Dr. Budenz then continued her training at the University of Michigan in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, where she completed a two-year clinical fellowship in otology, neurotology and skull base surgery.

Dr. Budenz cares for children and adults with ear and skull base disorders. She has expertise in the treatment and management of acute and chronic ear disease, hearing loss, imbalance and dizziness, facial nerve disorders and lateral skull base tumors. Dr. Budenz has a particular interest in cochlear implantation, otosclerosis, chronic ear disease and cholesteatoma, vestibular schwannomas and vestibular disorders.

Dr. Budenz is an Assistant Professor in the departments of Otolaryngology and Neurosurgery at New York Medical College. She is a member of the American Neurotology Society (ANS), American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) and the American Medical Association (AMA). She has served as an instructor in multiple temporal bone dissection courses that are internationally recognized and attended by surgeons from around the globe. She has over 10 peer-reviewed publications, has presented frequently at national Otolaryngology and research meetings, and has two book chapters currently in publication.

To make an appointment, please call: (845) 567-6626 or (914) 693-7636.

Angela DamianoAngela Damiano, MD, FACS

Dr. Angela Damiano is a graduate of New York University, and went on to Albert Einstein College of Medicine where she completed her Post-Doctoral training as Resident in Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Damiano went on to complete her Fellowship at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Damiano is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery.

Dr. Damiano performs Head and Neck Surgery including Major and Minor Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Balloon Sinus Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thyroid Surgery, Rhinology, Pediatric and Adult General Otolaryngology.

Dr. Damiano maintains memberships in several professional societies and committees, including:

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
  • American Academy of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Medical Association
  • American Rhinologic Society
  • Quality Management Committee

To make an appointment, please call: (845) 567-6626 or (914) 693-7636.