Alice Abraham, MD

Alice Abraham, MD

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Languages Spoken

  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Related Practices

  • Bergen Medical Alliance

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine
  • Densitometry
  • Neck Ultrasound
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Management

Procedures

  • Prolia® Therapy
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Ultrasound

Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Disorders
  • Diabetes, Adult
  • Diabetes, Type 1
  • Diabetes, Type 2
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid Disorders
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Thyroid Nodules

Locations &
Appointments

Locations

  • Bergen Medical Alliance

    1 North Washington Avenue 2nd Floor Bergenfield, NJ 07621

    Main: 201-501-0082
    Fax: 201-501-8859

  • Bergen Medical Alliance

    180 Engle Street Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-567-2050
    Fax: 201-568-8936

Insurance

Insurances Accepted

Below is a list of the insurance plans that your provider participates in. It is very important that you contact your insurance company prior to receiving services or care. Each health insurance plan is different and some provide different levels of coverage: only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)

Aetna

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health

Amerigroup

  • Amerigroup Medicaid
  • Amerivantage

AmeriHealth

  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Administrator
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Value Network (Exchange Plan)

APWU

  • APWU Health Plan

Cigna

  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Health Partners

CoreSource

  • CoreSource

Coventry

  • CCN

Clover Health

  • Clover Health

Consumer Health Network (CHN)

  • CHN PPO

EmblemHealth

  • EmblemHealth EPO
  • EmblemHealth EPO2
  • EmblemHealth FEHB
  • EmblemHealth FEHBP
  • EmblemHealth GHI PPO
  • EmblemHealth GHI CBP
  • EmblemHealth National
  • EmblemHealth PPO1
  • EmblemHealth PPO2
  • EmblemHealth PPO3
  • EmblemHealth Tri-State
  • Vytra

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Access Network
  • Blue Priority
  • Direct HMO
  • Direct PPO
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS POS
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Pathway EPO
  • Pathway HMO
  • Prism
  • Silver
  • Total Blue

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health

Galaxy Health Network

  • Galaxy Health Network PPO

GEHA

  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS EPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS Medicare Managed Care
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • NJ Carpenters Fund
  • OMNIA Tier 1
  • Traditional

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid

MagnaCare

  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

Medicaid

  • Medicaid NJ

Medicare

  • Medicare NJ

MultiPlan/PHCS

  • Beech Street
  • MultiPlan Humana
  • MultiPlan Worker's Comp
  • PHCS
  • Pomco

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO

NALC

  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits

Oxford

  • Freedom
  • Garden State Network
  • Liberty
  • Metro
  • Oxford Medicare

QualCare

  • Choice Care
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP PPO
  • HIP PRIME HMO
  • HIP PRIME PPO
  • Oscar
  • QualCare EPO
  • QualCare FEHB
  • QualCare GHI PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare Humana
  • QualCare PPO
  • QualCare Worker's Comp

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

UMR

  • UMR

UnitedHealthcare

  • AARP
  • Commercial and Marketplace
  • Compass Benefit (Exchange)
  • Medica
  • River Valley
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources

United Healthcare Community and State

  • Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicare
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ Family Care)

Wellcare

  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care

About

About Alice Abraham

Dr. Abraham is board certified in endocrinology, diabetes, metabolism, and internal medicine. She graduated from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine with Distinction in Research. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Yale New Haven Hospital and her fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Abraham is a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the Endocrine Society, the American Thyroid Association, the American Medical Association, and the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. She is certified as a clinical densitometrist.

Dr. Abraham’s research background focused on the application of a new imaging technology in metabolic bone disease. She presented her research at various academic conferences across the country and has authored several publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Additionally, she satisfied the requirements for the Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound (ECNU) program. ECNU is a professional certification in the field of neck ultrasonography for physicians who perform consultations and diagnostic evaluations for thyroid and parathyroid disorders through both diagnostic ultrasound and ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration. Dr. Abraham evaluates and treats all endocrine disorders and has particular interest in the treatment of thyroid disorders, metabolic bone disease, pituitary disorders, and diabetes. 

Honors & Awards

  • 2019, 2018 Bergen Magazine Top Doctors
  • Early Career Forum Travel Grant Recipient from Endocrine Society
  • American Federation for Aging Research Fellowship

Education &
Training

Education & Degrees

MD: Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Residency

Yale-New Haven Hospital

Fellowship

Columbia University Medical Center, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Other Certifications

  • Certified Clinical Densitometrist (CCD)
  • Endocrine Certification Neck Ultrasound

Publications

Publications

  • Sullivan R, Abraham A, Simpson C, Olear E, Carpenter T, Deng Y, Chen C, Insogna KL. Calcif Tissue Int. 2018 Jun;102(6):666-670. doi: 10.1007/s00223-017-0382-0. Epub 2018 Jan 30.
  • Cipriani C, Abraham A, Silva BC, Cusano NE, Rubin MR, McMahon DJ, Zhang C, Hans D, Silverberg SJ, Bilezikian JP. Skeletal changes after restoration of the euparathyroid state in patients with hypoparathyroidism and primary hyperparathyroidism. Endocrine. 2017 Feb;55(2):591-598. PMID: 27757772
  • Abraham A, Rubin MR, Accilli D, Bilezikian JP, Pajvani U. Hypoglycemia Secondary to Sulfonylurea Ingestion in a Patient with End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD): Results from a 72 Hour Fast. Case Reports in Endocrinology. 2015 Nov; 742781. PMID: 26664768.
  • Silva BC, Walker MD, Abraham A, Boutroy S, Zhang C, McMahon DJ, Liu G, Hans D, and Bilezikian JP. Trabecular Bone Score is Associated with Volumetric Bone Density and Microarchitecture as Assessed by Central QCT and HRpQCT in Chinese-American and White women. Journal of Clinical Densitometry. 2013 Oct-Dec; 16(4):554-61. PMID: 24080513.
  • Abraham A, Cohen A, Shane E. Premenopausal Bone Health: Osteoporosis in Premenopausal Women. Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2013 Dec; 56(4):722-9. PMID: 24022503.
  • Iosifescu A, Halm EA, McGinn T, Siu AL, Federman AD. Beliefs about Generic Drugs among Elderly Adults in Hospital-Based Primary Care Practices. Patient Educ Couns. 2008; 73: 377-383. PMID: 18706784.