Alexander Sorin, M.D., F.A.C.S. graduated Phi Beta Kappa from The Johns Hopkins University and received a medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at New York University and is board certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He is expertly trained in the medical and surgical management of adult and pediatric nasal and sinus disease, hearing and balance disorders, throat and voice conditions, sleep apnea, head and neck tumors and pediatric otolaryngology.

Dr. Sorin is a diplomat of the American Academy of Otolaryngology and the Faculty of the American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.) He has given presentations locally and nationally, and has published articles in leading journals. Areas of interest include pediatric and adult hearing restoration, advanced nasal and sinus disease, in-office balloon sinuplasty procedures, innovative and minimally invasive management of pediatric airway and tonsil disorders and the surgical management of head and neck conditions. He is trained in the use of the latest surgical technology, including microscopic surgery, lasers, coblation , 3-D image guided sinus surgery, in-office paranasal sinus balloon procedures not requiring general anesthesia and other minimally invasive surgical techniques. Many patients are seen for second opinions or after failure of prior treatment for assessment, management or revision procedures.

Fellowship in academic societies:

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

New York Otological Society

American Neurotology Society

American Rhinologic Society

Faculty of the American College of Surgeons

New York State Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Long Island Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Medical Society of the State of New York

Nassau Surgical Society

Beyond medical practice, Dr. Sorin is a member of a non-for-profit humanitarian group, Medical Missions for Children. As a surgeon, he has traveled abroad and cared for hundreds of underserved children in third-world countries born with disfiguring conditions, including ears malformation (microtia), cleft lip and cleft palate. He is a former member of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Hospital Hagedorn Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Center. Future plans include continued travel abroad to treat children and adults suffering with aggressive ear disease and correctable surgical hearing loss.



  • Board certifications

    • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology

  • Medical school

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Internships

    • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

  • Fellowships

    • Minnesota Ear Head and Neck Clinic

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

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