Biography

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 expertly 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 medical or surgical management for assessment, treatment or revision procedures when necessary.

Dr. Sorin is an attending physician and performs surgeries at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, St. Francis Hospital and Winthrop University Hospital. Dr. Sorin holds the rank of Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at Mr. Sinai University Hospital.

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 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.

Alexander Sorin, M.D., F.A.C.S.
2001 Marcus Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11042
Phone: 516-627-7100

Dr. Alexander Sorin, serving New Hyde Park, Lake Success, Great Neck, Manhasset, Port Washington, Roslyn, Jericho, Little Neck, Herricks, Westbury, Floral Park and the surrounding area.