Beneficial Metabolic Outcome in Body Sculpting

There are two main types of hormones that are attached to body fat which affect our metabolism: estrogen and leptin. Both hormones are responsible for the body accumulating fat, mainly after puberty. The body relies on this mechanism as a good source of energy when it needs it most (during... Read more »

Why You Want to Get Your Annual Physical Exam

As an experienced physician in the Upper East Side, Dr. John Abroon provides annual physical exams to evaluate patients from head to toe, assessing overall health, identifying and managing health issues before they worsen, and help track progress toward health goals. Prevention and early treatment of health issues are the... Read more »

A Pre-Operative Clearance Exam Can Boost Surgical Success

We've been talking a lot about the kinds of exams our board-certified internist, Dr. John Abroon routinely performs as he prepares patients in the New York City area for upcoming surgical procedures. Today we're pleased to share what you can expect from Pre-Operative Clearances and Exams. How Surgery Affects You... Read more »

Do You Need an Immigration Medical Exam?

Our board-certified internist, Dr. John Abroon, has been helping New Yorkers with their medical needs for over 25 years now. With our office located on the Upper East Side, we help those in New York City and the surrounding communities in the tri-state area. One of the many services we... Read more »

Are You Looking for a Job and Need a Medical Clearance?

If you are starting a new job, you may be required to have a pre-employment medical clearance. This is similar to having an employee health screening done, which your current employer might want you to have to ensure you are in good health and able to do the tasks assigned... Read more »

What’s the Skinny on CoolSculpting® vs truSculpt® iD?

It's almost March, so how are your fitness resolutions going so far? If you're like many who eat right and exercise but still aren't happy with the way you look, you might consider enlisting the help of a non-invasive body sculpting treatment to reach your body contouring goals. Sometimes, despite... Read more »

We Have the Resources You Need to Lose Excess Weight and Improve Your Appearance

A new year has officially begun, and with it, we have an opportunity to make a renewed commitment to our health and appearance! What better time to create health and fitness habits to navigate this year with more energy that is life changing? At the office of John Abroon, MD,... Read more »

truSculptID-The latest body contouring treatment

TruSculptID is the latest body sculpting treatment from Cutera, providing a personalized solution to stubborn body fat. This powerful, non-invasive, Monopolar RF platform tailors to patients’ individual needs and features Real-Time Temperature Control for clinically proven results, safety, and patient experience. TruSculpt ID treats the entire fat layer, resulting in... Read more »

Stem Cell Therapy- What you should know

I came across this article on and found it very interesting and informative. In the article physician David Sherer dives into the possible negative effects of stem cell medicine and the misinformation that has lead to blindness, infection, and disease among participating patients. Stem cell clinics are deceiving patients... Read more »

A Sleep Study Test Can Help You Learn How to Get Your Best Sleep

Do you find yourself waking up in the morning with a sore throat, headache, or fatigue? Lack of sleep has become a public health issue in our country, and for good reason. When you don't get a good night's sleep or enough sleep, there are a lot of things that... Read more »