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NJ Bariatric Surgeon voted NJ TOP DOC in Bariatric Surgery by New Jersey Monthly Magazine
Dr. Alexander Abkin was voted NJ TOP DOCS in Bariatric Surgery by New Jersey Monthly Magazine for a 8th Consecutive Year! (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014)
By: NJ Bariatric Surgeons
Through regional affiliations, Dr. Abkin provides exceptional care throughout New Jersey by offering a full spectrum of options, including gastric bypass, adjustable gastric band and sleeve gastrectomy. Using the laparoscopic approach, he helps patients return to a better quality of life quickly and with less discomfort. The first surgeon in the Northeast to implement the Realize® Band procedure in 2007, he was also the first surgeon on the East Coast to offer single-incision gastric bypass in 2009.
Dr. Abkin is a board-certified surgeon and his practice is recognized as a Center of Excellence by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He is also medical director of bariatric care at JFK Medical Center. A fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Abkin is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons and the American Medical Association. This is his eighth consecutive year as a New Jersey Monthly Top Doctor.
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS: Florham Park Surgery Center; JFK Medical Center, Edison; Morristown Medical Center. MEDICAL TRAINING: First Leningrad University, Russia (MD).
Call 855-949-9344 or visit http://www.njbariatricsurgeons.com to learn more.
Alexander Abkin, MD