Anthony Paul Vastola, MD, FACS graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a BS in Molecular Biology and went on to receive his Medical Degree from the Boston University School of Medicine where he was on The National Deans List. He completed his residency at both the NY Hospital—Cornell Medical Center for General Surgery and at the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital for Otolaryngology. He then pursued a Fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Baylor College of Medicine—Texas Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Vastola has authored numerous presentations and publications on topics related to Pediatric Otolaryngology and has also provided his skills and expertise to multiple Medical Missions overseas. He is board-certified in Medicine by the State of New York and by the American Board of Otolaryngology.
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Dr. Vastola treats a wide variety of conditions including:
- Cleft lip and palate
- Middle Ear Disease
- Airway Obstruction
- Hemifacial Microsomia
- Lip-nasal adhesion
- Ear, Nose and Throat ailments
Treatments and Procedures
Dr. Vastola offers a number of treatments and procedures such as:
- Cleft lip surgical repair
- Cleft palate surgical repair
- Ear tubes
Dr. Anthony Paul Vastola has done extensive research, written various publications and book chapters in the field of Otolaryngology, and is in the process of a multi-media project. Presently, he is also Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology at SUNY-HSCB. Dr. Vastola has been honored with several awards, and his background includes a scholarship in Immunology and the Alpha Omega Alpha award.
Each year, Dr. Vastola travels to Nieva, Columbia to perform cleft-lip and palate surgeries on children who could otherwise not afford it. Click here to watch Dr. Vastola's "Going Beyond" video.