Dr. Alexander Shifrin, MD

Dr. Alexander Shifrin, MD

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Endocrine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o
(44)

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Dr. Alexander Shifrin, MD is an endocrine surgery specialist in Neptune, NJ and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in endocrine surgery and surgical oncology.

Hackensack Meridian Health Jersey Shore - Hope Tower

19 Davis Ave Fl 2

Neptune, NJ 07753
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Shifrin's Experience

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Dr. Shifrin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrine Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shifrin "Our Center is dedicated to serve patients with thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal problems. Our Goal is to provide standard of care and evidence based medicine! "The best interest of the patient is the only interest to be considered" (William Mayo, 1910)"

2  Specialties

  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

26  Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Tumor
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Familial Adrenal Adenoma
  • Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Medullary Carcionoma
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Hyperplasia
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Tumor

15  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Oncology Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
  • Open Adrenal Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Saint Petersburg Medical Academy
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Penn State's Milton S Hershey Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Pennsylvania State University / College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shifrin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shifrin's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shifrin to family and friends
44 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shifrin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

Dr Shifrin and his staff are consummate professionals who care about their patients. I selected Dr Shifrin to perform a right adrenalectomy since I was diagnosed with Conn's syndrome. My recovery was quick and with minimal pain. Dr Shifrin and his staff showed in numerous ways before, during and...more
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Dr Shifrin is an amazing surgeon that definitely inspires confidence. He put us at ease during a difficult time and took great care of our daughter. We cannot thank him or his staff enough for the more than stellar experience.
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Wonderful doctor. Fantastic staff.
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I was diagnosed with hyperparathyroidism early in 2017. Dr. Shifrin performed a parathyroidectomy on me in August, 2017 and it couldn't have been any better. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Shifrin performed my wife’s thyroid surgery successfully. So there was no question who I would use for my parathyroid. He explained everything to me in laymen’s terms. I felt confident and empowered. He & his staff were excellent, caring & professional from start to finish. My surgery, done in...more
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