Jingjing Li Sherman, MD

Jingjing Li Sherman, MD

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Obesity Medicine

Surgery can be scary but also greatly improve lives. Patient care is the most important part of my job and I take the time to deliver personalized care to all of my patients.

Languages Spoken

  • Mandarin Chinese

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Obesity Medicine

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine


  • Adhesion Lysis
  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Duodenal Switch
  • Foregut Surgery
  • Fundoplication
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Band Removal
  • Gastric Band to Gastric Bypass Conversion
  • Gastric Band to Gastric Sleeve Conversion
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Sleeve to Duodenal Switch Conversion
  • Gastric Sleeve to Gastric Bypass Conversion
  • Heller Myotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Revisional Weight Loss Surgery
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Weight Loss Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Appendicitis
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cysts
  • Diabetes, Type 2
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gall Stones
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
  • GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor)
  • Hernia, Abdominal
  • Hernia, Hiatal
  • Hernia, Inguinal
  • Hernia, Internal
  • Hernia, Paraesophageal
  • Hernia, Umbilical
  • Intussusception
  • Lipomas
  • Malnutrition after Bariatric Surgery
  • Marginal Ulcers
  • Obesity
  • Obesity After Bariatric Surgery
  • Reflux
  • Reflux (GERD) After Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Weight Regain

Locations &


  • Bariatric and General Surgery


    25 Rockwood Place Suite 120 Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-608-2848
    Fax: 201-894-0093

    9:00 AM
    5:00 PM
    9:00 AM
    5:00 PM
  • Bariatric and General Surgery


    645 Westwood Avenue River Vale, NJ 07675

    Main: 201-608-2848
    Fax: 201-894-0093

    9:00 AM
    12:00 PM

    Dr. Sherman sees patients in the River Vale office on the first Monday of each month.
  • Bariatric and General Surgery


    22-18 Broadway Suite 301 Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

    Main: 973-321-2755
    Fax: 201-894-0093

    9:00 AM
    12:00 PM



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 Assure Premier Plus
  • Aetna FIDE-SNP
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health


  • Amerigroup Medicaid
  • Amerivantage


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


  • APWU Health Plan


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

Clover Health

  • Clover Medicare Advantage


  • CoreSource


  • CCN


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

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Priority
  • Direct HMO
  • Direct PPO
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS GEPO
  • Empire BCBS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (prefix VFG)
  • Empire BCBS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (prefix VJD)
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS Indemnity
  • Empire BCBS Medicare Advantage
  • Empire BCBS POS
  • Empire BCBS PPO

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health


  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS Braven Health
  • 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
  • Horizon NJ TotalCare (D-SNP)


  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)


  • Medicaid NJ


  • Medicare NJ


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

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO


  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits


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


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

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

TRICARE North Region

  • DVA


  • UMR

United Healthcare Community and State

  • Dual Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ FamilyCare)
  • UnitedHealthcare Community and State Medicare


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


  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care


About Jingjing Sherman

Dr. Sherman is board certified in general surgery. She specializes in bariatric surgery for the treatment of metabolic syndrome, a group of conditions that includes high blood pressure, high blood sugar, and high cholesterol, which increase the risk of heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. She also performs minimally invasive general surgery. Dr. Sherman received her MD from the Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where she also did her general surgery residency, and she did a fellowship at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington MA. She has co-authored several papers published in peer-reviewed journals, including Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports, and Surgery.

Honors & Awards

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Fellow, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

Gold Humanism Honor Society

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society

ASMBS Certificate of Acknowledgement of Satisfactory Training in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery for Fellows

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

New Jersey Medical Society

Education &

Education & Degrees

MD: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery (American Board of Surgery)

Other Certifications

  • Obesity Medicine (American Board of Obesity Medicine)



Matthew Rade, Desmond Birkett, Jingjing Sherman & Dmitry Nepomnayshy (2020)Evaluation of a stand-alone robotic camera holding system: technology that improves laparoscopy, Minimally Invasive Therapy & Allied Technologies, DOI: 10.1080/13645706.2020.1806078.

Doyon, Laura & Sullivan, Travis & Das, Sanjna & Sherman, Jingjing & Schnelldorfer, Thomas & Brams, David & Rieger-Christ, Kimberly & Nepomnayshy, Dmitry. (2018). Pre-operative serum microRNA profiles associated with weight loss following bariatric surgery. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 14. S146. 10.1016/j.soard.2018.09.330.

Yoon J, Sherman J, Argiroff A, Chin E, Herron D, Inabnet W, Kini S, Nguyen S. Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Gastric Bypass for The Aging Population. Obes Surg. 2016 Nov;26(11):2611-2615.

Sherman JL, Shi EW, Ranasinghe NE, Sivasankaran MT, Prigoff JG, Divino CM. Validation and improvement of a proposed scoring system to detect retained common bile duct stones in gallstone pancreatitis. Surgery. 2015 Jun;157(6):1073-9.

Sherman, JLDarbinyan A, Magid MS, Ong, P, Weissman B, Benkov K, Lipskar AM. Pediatric colonic inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor presenting as colo-colonic intussusception: A case report and review of the literature. Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports. Volume 3, Issue 9, September 2015, Pages 392-396.

Sherman J, Greenstein AJ, Greenstein AJ. Ileal j pouch complications and surgical solutions: a review. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2014 Sep;20(9):1678-85.

Sherman JL, Liu EY, Ozao-Choy J, Winston JA, Lee J, Dikman SH, Divino CM. Paraneoplastic glomerulopathy secondary to retroperitoneal sarcoma: a case report. J Surg Oncol. 2010 Nov 1;102(6):704-5.

Carton K, Li J; Albert M; Chen S; Maidment A. Quantification for contrast-enhanced digital breast tomosynthesis. Proc. SPIE 6142, Medical Imaging 2006: Physics of Medical Imaging, 61420D (2 March 2006).