Dr. Boruk, Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, joined the Department at the State University of New York – Downstate Medical Center in July of 2010. Dr. Boruk is a graduate of the College of Medicine at State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, where she also completed her residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. She continued her training with an American Rhinologic Society accredited fellowship in Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, under the direction of Dr. James Duncavage. Dr. Boruk’s clinical interests are in the medical and surgical management of the nose and paranasal sinuses. Her expertise includes both minimally invasive and traditional surgery of the nasal cavity and sinuses, endoscopic repair of CSF leak and base of skull defects as well as skull-based tumors. Dr. Boruk also has additional training in the field of allergy and provides allergy testing and immunotherapy for her patients.