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Dr. Alexander Abkin, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
4.5 (110)
Map Pin Small Florham Park, NJ
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Alexander Abkin, MD

Dr. Alexander Abkin, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Florham Park, NJ. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from FIRST LENINGRAD I P PAVLOV MED INST, ST PETERSBURG, RUSSIA and is affiliated with Saint Clare's Denville Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Abkin an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Abkin works at Practice in Florham Park, NJ with other offices in Hackettstown, NJ and Edison, NJ. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Abkin's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeons of Morris LLC
    83 Hanover Rd Ste 190, Florham Park, NJ 07932 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 410-9700
  2. 2
    Alliance Medical Group PC
    137 Mountain Ave, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 410-9700
  3. 3
    Diagnostic Vascular Imaging
    98 James St Ste 212, Edison, NJ 08820 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (732) 744-5955

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Saint Clare's Denville Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Obesity
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Sleeve Gastrectomy
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Achalasia
Constipation
Diabetes
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Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Female Infertility
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallstones
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Tract Tumors
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hypertension
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Prolapse
Intussusception
Lipomas
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Liver Diseases and Disorders
Metabolic Syndrome
Morbid Obesity
Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis
Obesity Associated Asthma
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Osteosarcoma
Pediatric Obesity
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sleep Apnea
Thyroid Nodule
Traumatic Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominal Surgery
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adjustable Gastric Banding
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Appendectomy
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bowel Surgery
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Colon Surgery
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Diet Counseling
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Foregut Surgery
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastric Banding
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Hemicolectomy
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Surgery
Vagotomy
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Ventral Herniorrhaphy
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    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Russian and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1770564742
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • FIRST LENINGRAD I P PAVLOV MED INST, ST PETERSBURG, RUSSIA
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • FIRST LENINGRAD I P PAVLOV MEDICAL INSTITUTE
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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    Dr. Alexander Abkin, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Abkin is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Abkin has seen patients for Obesity, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Abkin on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    110 patients have reviewed Dr. Abkin. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Abkin.

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