Meet your doctor

Meet your doctor

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons

  • Residencies

    • Mount Sinai St Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center

  • Fellowships

    • Mount Sinai St Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Staten Island University Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

95-25 Queens Boulevard, Street LevelRego Park, NY 11374

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In the news

In the news

In the news
Dr. John Afthinos speaks with Reuters Health about the many benefits of bariatric surgery, including sexual function in women.