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Dr. Jonathan Aviv is the Clinical Director of the Voice and Swallowing Center™‚ a division of ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA) and author of the health and wellness book designed for non-medical professionals called "The Acid Watcher Diet: A 28-Day Reflux Prevention and Healing Program". He comes to the practice from Columbia University‚ where he served as Professor of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery‚ Director‚ Division of Laryngology and Medical Director‚ Voice and Swallowing Center at the College of Physicians and Surgeons. Among his many substantive credentials‚ he is the inventor and developer of the endoscopic air-pulse laryngeal sensory testing technology known as FEESST (Flexible Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing with Sensory Testing) and a pioneer in the use of unsedated upper endoscopy known as Transnasal Esophagoscopy (TNE). He is a graduate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and completed both internship in General Surgery and residency in Otolaryngology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and then added a Fellowship at Mount Sinai in Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstruction.

Education

  • MD: Columbia University

  • Internship in Surgery: Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • Fellowship in Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstruction: Mount Sinai Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

Areas of Expertise

  • FEESST (Flexible Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing with Sensory Testing)

  • Transnasal Esophagoscopy (TNE)

  • The Acid Watcher Diet

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Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Acid Reflux – Acid Watcher Diet

With the acid watcher diet, we use a food-based approach (instead of medication) to treat acid reflux disease. In the acid watcher diet, we divide the treatment plan into two phases. Phase one is what...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Treatment

Treatment for vocal cord dysfunction is comprehensive and carried out by an ear nose and throat specialist and a speech language pathologist. There are many ways to treat vocal fold dysfunction. I prefer a two-pronged...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Symptoms

Patients with vocal cord dysfunction complaint of severe long-term cough, occasional changes in vocal quality, and increased breathing difficulty. There are a handful of things that trigger this constellation of symptoms. Number one: talking, shouting,...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Length of Treatment

Treatment of vocal cord dysfunction may take as little as two or three sessions of respiratory retraining, or it could take several months. Generally, the treatment is highly successful and results in a vastly improved...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Diagnosis

A standard series of tests are used to diagnose vocal cord dysfunction. The first part of any examination is a thorough case history relating to the onset, severity, and previous treatments of the problem. Next...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Covid Long Haul – Overview

COVID long haul are symptoms that persist long after someone’s recovered from COVID-19. Beginning in May, June, and July of 2020, we began to see patients come in with complaints of severe shortness of breath...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Acid Reflux – Cow’s Milk/Casein

Normal milk (or cow’s milk) has an inflammatory protein called casein. Most pediatricians don’t want people after age two to drink cow’s milk because of the casein. Certain cheeses: okay. But cow’s milk in and...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

3 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction

Vocal cord dysfunction describes an inappropriate transient reversible closure of the vocal cords. This occurs due to abnormal movement of the vocal cords during quiet breathing. It’s pretty confusing because numerous other terms have been...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

3 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Chronic Cough

Chronic cough is a cough lasting more than two months that does not resolve with rest or medication. A chronic cough usually has multiple causes. It’s a common problem that is often treated without success...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

Chronic Cough

Chronic cough, defined as cough lasting for more than 8 weeks, is the most common reason patients see a doctor in the United States. It is responsible for 28 million patient visits per year, more...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

Throat Clearing Relief and Treatment

Frequent throat clearing is one of the 4 most common symptoms of Throatburn reflux, along with chronic cough, hoarseness and a lump-like sensation in the throat. The key to treating this symptom is to figure...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

The Acid Watcher Cookbook: 100+ Delicious Recipes to Prevent and Heal Acid Reflux Disease

Jonathan Aviv, renowned ENT physician and author of The Acid Watcher Diet, supplies readers with new recipes and advice on how to stay acid-free and reverse inflammation for optimal health.   In The Acid Watcher Diet, Dr. Jonathan...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

The Acid Watcher Diet: A 28-Day Reflux Prevention and Healing Program

Do you suffer from abdominal bloating; a chronic, nagging cough or sore throat; postnasal drip; a feeling of a lump in the back of your throat; allergies; or shortness of breath? If so, odds are...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Food is Medicine

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy Associates. I practice here in Manhattan. People always ask, “do I have to take medication for acid reflux?” The answer is no. My motto is “food...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Fitness is Medicine

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy associates practicing here on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. We talk about food is medicine, but also fitness is medicine and high intensity interval training,...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Acid Reflux – No Heart Burn

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy Associates. I’m a voice and swallowing specialist, also known as a laryngologist. I’m often asked by patients, “hey, I’m told I have acid reflux, but I...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Transnasal Esophagoscopy (TNE)

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy Associates. I practice on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. When someone has a requirement of needing an endoscopy, which is to look at the esophagus,...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

6 months ago

Blog

Damage to Vocal Cords Could Cause Long-Term COVID Symptoms

Damage to Vocal Cords Could Cause Long-Term COVID Symptoms I was recently interviewed for this article shared in the US News & World Report about long-term effects of COVID on the vocal cords including shortness...

Read Blog
Jonathan Aviv, MD

6 months ago

Article

Covid-19 Era Post Viral Vagal Neuropathy Presenting as Persistent Shortness of Breath with Normal Pulmonary Imaging

Written by Jonathan E Aviv (Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA), Sujana Chandrasekhar (Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, USA) and Byron Thomashow (Clinical Professor...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Acid Reflux – Acid Watcher Diet

With the acid watcher diet, we use a food-based approach (instead of medication) to treat acid reflux disease. In the acid watcher diet, we divide the treatment plan into two phases. Phase one is what...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Treatment

Treatment for vocal cord dysfunction is comprehensive and carried out by an ear nose and throat specialist and a speech language pathologist. There are many ways to treat vocal fold dysfunction. I prefer a two-pronged...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Symptoms

Patients with vocal cord dysfunction complaint of severe long-term cough, occasional changes in vocal quality, and increased breathing difficulty. There are a handful of things that trigger this constellation of symptoms. Number one: talking, shouting,...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Length of Treatment

Treatment of vocal cord dysfunction may take as little as two or three sessions of respiratory retraining, or it could take several months. Generally, the treatment is highly successful and results in a vastly improved...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Diagnosis

A standard series of tests are used to diagnose vocal cord dysfunction. The first part of any examination is a thorough case history relating to the onset, severity, and previous treatments of the problem. Next...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Covid Long Haul – Overview

COVID long haul are symptoms that persist long after someone’s recovered from COVID-19. Beginning in May, June, and July of 2020, we began to see patients come in with complaints of severe shortness of breath...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

2 months ago

Videos

Acid Reflux – Cow’s Milk/Casein

Normal milk (or cow’s milk) has an inflammatory protein called casein. Most pediatricians don’t want people after age two to drink cow’s milk because of the casein. Certain cheeses: okay. But cow’s milk in and...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

3 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction

Vocal cord dysfunction describes an inappropriate transient reversible closure of the vocal cords. This occurs due to abnormal movement of the vocal cords during quiet breathing. It’s pretty confusing because numerous other terms have been...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

3 months ago

Videos

Vocal Cord Dysfunction – Chronic Cough

Chronic cough is a cough lasting more than two months that does not resolve with rest or medication. A chronic cough usually has multiple causes. It’s a common problem that is often treated without success...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Food is Medicine

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy Associates. I practice here in Manhattan. People always ask, “do I have to take medication for acid reflux?” The answer is no. My motto is “food...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Fitness is Medicine

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy associates practicing here on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. We talk about food is medicine, but also fitness is medicine and high intensity interval training,...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Acid Reflux – No Heart Burn

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy Associates. I’m a voice and swallowing specialist, also known as a laryngologist. I’m often asked by patients, “hey, I’m told I have acid reflux, but I...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

5 months ago

Videos

Transnasal Esophagoscopy (TNE)

Hi, I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv from ENT and Allergy Associates. I practice on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. When someone has a requirement of needing an endoscopy, which is to look at the esophagus,...

Watch and Share
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

Chronic Cough

Chronic cough, defined as cough lasting for more than 8 weeks, is the most common reason patients see a doctor in the United States. It is responsible for 28 million patient visits per year, more...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

Throat Clearing Relief and Treatment

Frequent throat clearing is one of the 4 most common symptoms of Throatburn reflux, along with chronic cough, hoarseness and a lump-like sensation in the throat. The key to treating this symptom is to figure...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

The Acid Watcher Cookbook: 100+ Delicious Recipes to Prevent and Heal Acid Reflux Disease

Jonathan Aviv, renowned ENT physician and author of The Acid Watcher Diet, supplies readers with new recipes and advice on how to stay acid-free and reverse inflammation for optimal health.   In The Acid Watcher Diet, Dr. Jonathan...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

4 months ago

Article

The Acid Watcher Diet: A 28-Day Reflux Prevention and Healing Program

Do you suffer from abdominal bloating; a chronic, nagging cough or sore throat; postnasal drip; a feeling of a lump in the back of your throat; allergies; or shortness of breath? If so, odds are...

Read Article
Jonathan Aviv, MD

6 months ago

Article

Covid-19 Era Post Viral Vagal Neuropathy Presenting as Persistent Shortness of Breath with Normal Pulmonary Imaging

Written by Jonathan E Aviv (Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA), Sujana Chandrasekhar (Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, USA) and Byron Thomashow (Clinical Professor...

Read Article
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Jonathan Aviv, MD

6 months ago

Blog

Damage to Vocal Cords Could Cause Long-Term COVID Symptoms

Damage to Vocal Cords Could Cause Long-Term COVID Symptoms I was recently interviewed for this article shared in the US News & World Report about long-term effects of COVID on the vocal cords including shortness...

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