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Albert Arthur Cinelli, American physician. Decorated caviliere Ordine al Merito della Republica Italiano; recipient numerous awards. Diplomate American Board Otolaryngology.


Cinelli, Albert Arthur was born on March 12, 1900 in New York City. Son of Pietro and Maria (Severia) Cinelli.


Bachelor of Science, Fordham University, 1922. Doctor of Medicine Georgetown University, 1926. Diploma in rhinotolaryngology New York Postgrad.

Medical school and Hospital, 1929.


Intern, St. Mary’s Hospital, Brooklyn, 1926-1928. Postgraduate in surgery of ear, nose and throat and facial plastic surgery Veraby Clinic, Budapest, Hungary, 1929-1930, U. Vienna, 1930-1931. Practice medicine specializing in surgery of ear, nose and throat and facial plastic surgery, New York City, 1931-1972.

Associate visiting surgeon New York Postgrad. Hospital, 1931-1941, ear, nose and throat consultant thyroid clinic, 1938-1942. Assistant surgeon Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, 1940-1950.

Consultant otolaryngologist and facial plastic surgery National Hospital for Speech Defects, 1942-1962. Attending ear, nose and throat surgeon St. Clare’s Hospital, 1948-1950. Associate visiting surgeon Italian Hospital, director ear, nose, throat and facial plastic surgery, 1947-1972.

Surgical director, 1964, president medical board, 1966. Consultant department otolaryngology New York Polyclin. Hospital, 1970; consultant department plastic surgery Columbus Hospital, 1971.

Lecturer Columbia College Physicians and Surgical, 1931-1941, State University New York Medical School, Brooklyn, 1957. Founder Medical and Surgical Plan of Specialists, New York City, 1942, medical director, 1942-1972. Founder, president, Chairman of the Board General Health Information Service, Inc., New York City, 1956-1972.

Medical director Surgical Assistance Fund, New York Fire Department, 1942-1972. Lecturer in the United States and foreign countries.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to medical journals, chapters to books.


Member medical div. New York Board Trades. Fellow American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, American College Cardiology, American Geriatrics Society, American Society Ophthalmologic and Otolaryngologic Allergy, International College Surgeons, International Academy Cosmetic Surgery, American Largyngol., Rhinological and Otological Society. Member of the American Medical Association, New York State (life), New York County (life) medical societies, World (United States committee), Pan American medical associations, Australian Computer Society (life), Academy Medicine (life), American Association for the Advancement of Science, Pan American Association Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Broncho-Esophagology, New York Oto-Rhino-Laryngol.

Society, National Society for Study Headache, International Corresponding Society Otolaryngologists, National Foundation for Research for Deafness, American Academy Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (life), Society for Cryosurgery, New York State Society Surgeons, Royal Society Health, Uniformed Fire Officers Association (honorary), Philatelic Society New York Federation Post Office Clerks (honorary), New York State Fire Fighters Association (honorary), American Society of Italian Legion of Merit, American Council Otolaryngology, Italian History Society American. Member editorial board Physicians’ Drug Manual.


Married Dorothy LaFleur, 1942.; married second, Veronica Byrnes, January 25, 1956. Children: Albert Burton, Dorothy (Mistress.

Pietro Cinelli

Maria (Severia) Cinelli

Dorothy LaFleur

Veronica Byrnes

Albert Burton Cinelli

Dorothy (Mrs Cinelli