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Dr. Alexander Abkin, FACS

Dr. Alexander Abkin, FACS

Age 57 Bariatric Surgery M
(109) 109 reviews

Telehealth available

Accepting New Patients

About

Dr. Alexander Abkin, FACS is a bariatric surgery specialist in Edison, NJ. Dr. Abkin completed a residency at Morristown Memorial Hospital. He currently practices at Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeons of Morris, LLC and is affiliated with Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Abkin is board certified in General Surgery.

Locations

  1. Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeons of Morris, LLC

    1. 1
      Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeons of Morris, LLC
      98 James St, Edison, NJ 08820 Existing Patients: (973) 410-9700
    2. 2
      Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeons of Morris, LLC
      83 Hanover Rd, Florham Park, NJ 07932 Existing Patients: (973) 410-9700
  1. Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeons of Morris, LLC

    1. 3
      Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeons of Morris, LLC
      137 Mountain Ave, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 Existing Patients: (973) 410-9700

Languages

Russian, Spanish

Education

  • Morristown Memorial Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1996
  • ECFMG Certification, Other Education — 1991
  • Art Of Laparoscopic Surgical Course, Other Education
  • Laparoscopy, Bariatric Surgery, Other Education
  • Masters Course In Bariatric Surgery, Other Education

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Consumer Health Network
  • CoreSource
  • HealthFirst
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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At 42 i was on 4 diabetes medications, a statin for cholesterol, maxed out on lipids medications, blood pressure meds... chronic back pain, sleep apnea, my heart rate was in 120 range... i was TIRED! Under his guidance and skilled hands, along with the help of his kind and talented office staff- i made a decision to have the surgery... no question that i had was too stupid.. always treated with respect. 2 months later - i am down 47lb but more importantly - i am off ALL MEDICATIONS.. my labs are PERFECT! I am full of energy! I work out 3-4 times per week (something i never thought i would ever do again)... i feel great! I sleep well! My back pain is gone! I can truthfully say - Dr. Abkin SAVED MY LIFE and gave my kids their father back! Thank you! Forever grateful .
Dan — Feb 01, 2021
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Hospital Affiliations

  • Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center
  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Saint Clare's Dover Hospital
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