Professional Affiliations


Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital

Dr. Shinhar is the Chief of Otolaryngology at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, The hospital opened its doors to patients on October 15, 1869 at its original location, 223 East 34th Street.  At the time, much of the city did not have access to many vital services and the lack of basic healthcare drastically affected everyday life. Faced with this reality, the New York state legislature issued a charter to found a voluntary, non-profit hospital.   Since its founding, the hospital has built upon its proud tradition of providing patient-centered care and has grown to become a world-renowned facility.

Lenox Hill Hospital

Dr. Shinhar is the Chief of Otolaryngology at Lenox Hill Hospital. The hospital has earned a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. The mission of Lenox Hill Hospital is to deliver outstanding healthcare with compassion and respect, to promote wellness in its communities, and to advance the field of medicine through education and research. The hospital is particularly well known for excellence in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, orthopaedics, sports medicine, otolaryngology/head and neck surgery and maternal/child health.

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Founded in 1820, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in Manhattan (New York City) is the oldest specialty hospital in the Western Hemisphere. With a rich heritage and a mission of providing high quality patient care, community outreach, graduate and continuing medical education and scientific research, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary has built upon its strengths to emerge as a recognized leader in the fields of eye, and ear, nose and throat care.

New York Medical College
Dr. Shinhar is an Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at The New York Medical College which consists of three schools — the School of Medicine, the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences and the School of Health Sciences and Practice.

American Medical Association
The mission of the American Medical Association is to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health. The AMA is committed to recognizing and honoring those who exemplify medicine's highest values: commitment to service, community involvement, altruism and leadership in and on behalf of the profession.

American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
The American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO) exists to foster excellence in the care of children with otorhinolaryngologic disorders and thereby enhance the distinction of pediatric otorhinolaryngology as a profession.

American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) is the world's largest organization representing specialists who treat the ear, nose, throat, and related structures of the head and neck.