Michael Scherl, M.D.


Dr. Michael Scherl completed a six-year Bio-Medical program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Albany Medical College and graduated with a B.S. – M.D. combined degree in 1982.

He completed a residency in Otolaryngology at Mt. Sinai Hospital of New York in 1987. He was board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in 1987. He was involved with the Mt. Sinai academic program teaching residents and medical students for 10 years following his completion of the residency program. Dr. Scherl has had a private practice over the past 20 years. He has been on the staff at the Mt. Sinai Hospital of New York, Englewood Hospital, Pascack Valley Hospital and The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood in New Jersey. Dr. Scherl served as chairman of the department of Otolaryngology at Pascack Valley Hospital. He has taught various courses at the annual American Academy of Otolaryngology meetings. Dr. Michael Scherl has been listed in the Castle Connolly List of best MD’s in the New York metropolitan area.

Fascinated by innovation, Dr. Scherl was involved in the initial clinical trials and application of Visualization Technology during the development of the early versions of computer tracking in sinus surgery. He has also worked closely with the InSound company over the past 6 years in the development of continuous wear hearing devices.

Dr. Scherl has been elected as a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology. He is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Medical Association, the American Rhinological Society, and the NJ Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He served as President of the Bergen County Society of Otolaryngology. He has also worked as a consultant for Oxford Health Plans, Aetna and Prudential.

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