If You Have Problems With Your Breathing, We Can Help

One of the tests our internist, Dr. John Abroon, may perform to make sure your lungs are working properly is a pulmonary function test or PFT, to evaluate the functional state of your lungs. We accomplish this with the help of a test called spirometry that measures your breath. Spirometry measurements can help Dr. Abroon… Read more »

Fall Is Here and so Is Flu Season

The fall season is officially here and so are cases of the flu. If you haven’t already gotten your flu shot for the 2018/2019 flu season, now is the time to get that done. Commonly known as the flu, influenza is a disease that is both serious and potentially lethal, resulting in major potential health… Read more »

Why Get Tested for a Sexually Transmitted Diseases?

Are you or have you been sexually active in your past? If so, you may want to consider being tested for a sexually transmitted disease, or STD. Unfortunately, while many people assume that they would know if they have contracted an STD, most won’t because these things often go undetected until they are in a… Read more »

Urinalysis Can Help Identify a Variety of Medical Issues

The human excretory system plays an important role in removing waste products from the body. Your renal system includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder and other structures tasked with removing waste from your blood. Over the course of a day, they serve to remove waste products from the body, regulate water and salt balance and regulate… Read more »

Are Your Ears Aching, Ringing or Feeling Full? You May Need an Earwax Removal Treatment.

Are you finding yourself with a feeling of fullness in one or both of your ears? Are you experiencing a sudden or partial hearing loss? Do you hear a ringing or buzzing sound in your ears or ear pain? These are all symptoms of an excessive buildup of earwax. If you are experiencing these symptoms,… Read more »

Are You Showing Symptoms of Mononucleosis?

One of the many services we provide at the medical practice of John Abroon, M.D., in New York, New York is mononucleosis testing. You may know it as mono, or the “kissing disease.” This is a viral infection which can be transmitted via saliva in other ways as well, such as sharing food, drinks, or… Read more »

With Early Diagnosis Tick Borne Illnesses Can Be Easily Treatable

From spring through summer and into the warm parts of autumn various ticks and other insects thrive and have the potential to spread bacterial ailments to human beings. Tick-borne illnesses such as anaplasmosis and Lyme disease can sometimes start out with mild symptoms that can be confused as something else. Yet with early diagnosis these… Read more »

A Health Screening Can Help Identify Employees for a Rigorous Jobs

Certain industries rely on good physical health and fitness for employees who need to perform rigorous activities. Respiratory ailments, blood sugar handling issues and certain chronic conditions can lead to an increased risk of workplace accidents. At the same time a certain level of fitness might be required for a potential employee to perform their… Read more »

H. Pylori Testing and Treatment Can Help Address Stomach Ulcers

The human stomach is made up of various structures, layers and membranes. Each of them plays an important role in the earliest stage of the digestive system. When some aspect of stomach health is affected it can cause discomfort and digestive issues while also impacting your overall quality of life. Stomach ulcers can be a… Read more »

Urgent Care Services as an Alternative to the Emergency Room

Serious injuries and illnesses can often strike at inopportune times. This could include trauma from a household accident, a sudden fever, pediatric care, rapid screening for illnesses, and other diagnostic services. These issues might not warrant a trip to the Emergency Room but might still require professional treatment. In a situation like this Dr. John Abroon,… Read more »