Our Providers

Josh Werber, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr Josh Werber | Ear Nose & Throat (ENT) Doctor Long Island | Great Neck NY
Dr Josh Werber | Ear Nose & Throat (ENT) Doctor Long Island | Great Neck NYDr. Werber graduated from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1981 as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College in 1985 where he was a member of the national honor medical society Alpha Omega Alpha. He was a recipient of the David Harrison Scholarship Award for having achieved the second highest academic standing in his class, and was honored with the Surgical Society Award for attaining the greatest proficiency in the art and study of surgery.

Dr. Werber completed his surgical internship at Beth Israel Medical Center in 1986. He completed a residency in otolaryngology/head and neck surgery at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. He received the J. Swift Hanley Memorial Award as the top otolaryngology resident.

Dr. Werber started his practice as an adult and pediatric Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) doctor in 1990. He has an academic appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Werber has staff privileges at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, and St. Francis Hospital. He has received advanced training and certification in advanced sinus surgery techniques, including balloon sinuplasty, image-guided sinus surgery, and minimally invasive endoscopic skull base surgery (removal of brain tumors through the nose).

He has co-authored a self-help book, “Wake Up! You’re Snoring…”, and has published several scientific articles.


Karen A. Haunss, M.D.

Dr Karen Haunss | Ear Nose & Throat (ENT) Doctor Long Island | Great Neck NY
Dr Karen Haunss | Ear Nose & Throat (ENT) Doctor Long Island | Great Neck NYDr. Haunss attended Manhattan College with a full Presidential Scholarship and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry. She received her medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in 1994, and was a member of the national honor medical society, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Dr. Haunss completed a surgical internship and otolaryngology/head and neck surgery residency at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center. She served as chief resident in otolaryngology from 1998-1999.

Dr. Haunss began her practice as an adult and pediatric Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) doctor on Long Island in 1999. Her hospital affiliations include St. Francis Hospital, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and North Shore University Hospital at Glen Cove. She has received advanced training and certification in balloon sinuplasty.


Carol Desimone, CCC-A

Carol Desimone | CCC-A Long Island | Great Neck NY
Carol Desimone | CCC-A Long Island | Great Neck NYCarol Desimone received her Master of Science degree in Audiology from Adelphi University in 1994. During her training she completed clinical internships at the Lexington Hearing and Speech Center and at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital. She has provided audiological services to patients ranging in age from infancy to geriatric at locations including Lexington Hearing and Speech Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital. She is a NY State licensed audiologist and hearing aid dispenser. She is board certified by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the American Auditory Society.