About Dr. Meiteles
Lawrence Z. Meiteles, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Dr. Lawrence Meiteles earned his Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude in Biology and Pre-Health Sciences from Yeshiva University in New York, New York, and his medical degree with special distinction for research in Otorhinolaryngology from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York. He continued his training with a General Surgery Internship at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York, and a Residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, for which he was chosen Chief Resident, at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and New York Medical College in New York, New York. Dr. Meiteles then completed a Research Fellowship in Otolaryngology at the Kresge Hearing Research Institute and a Fellowship in Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery, both at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, Dr. Meiteles has been the Medical Director of the Balance Center at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mt. Kisco since 2004. In addition, he serves as Associate Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery and Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at New York Medical College in Valhalla. Dr. Meiteles is affiliated with both Northern Westchester Hospital in Mt. Kisco and Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla.
Active in numerous professional organizations, Dr. Meiteles is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, American College of Surgeons and American Neurotology Society, and a member of the New York Otological Society, American Medical Association, Association for Research in Otolaryngology and Westchester County Medical Society, among others. He has been a prolific researcher throughout his career and is presently involved in a long-term study on balance dysfunction in the elderly. Dr. Meiteles is the author of dozens of articles published in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters.
Truly dedicated to his field, Dr. Meiteles has made presentations and served as an invited lecturer at medical conferences around the country. He also has a demonstrated commitment to education, teaching residents and medical students in clinical settings. Dr. Meiteles seeks to expand his own knowledge as well, regularly attending scientific meetings and continuing medical education courses both locally and out of state.