Dr. Alex Bekker MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Alex Bekker is an anesthesiologist in Newark, New Jersey. He received his medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 23 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: General Anesthesiology

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1992–1995

St Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1991–1992

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1991


Other Training, Chemistry, 1974


Other Training, Chemical Engineering, 1983


Other Training, Biomedical Engineering, 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Presidential Scholarship Award, New Jersey Institute of Technology
1986

Tau Beta Pi, Engineering Honor Society
1983

Publications & Presentations

The effect of intraoperative infusion of dexmedetomidine on the quality of recovery after major spinal surgery.
Bekker, A.,Haile, M.,Kline, R.,Didehvar, S.,Babu, R.,Martiniuk, F.,Urban, M.

Rivastigmine in the treatment of postoperative delirium: a pilot clinical trial.
Zaslavsky, A., Haile, M., Kline, R., Iospa, A., Frempong-Boadu, A., Bekker, A.

Meloxicam improves object recognition memory and modulates glial activation after splenectomy in mice.
Kamer, A. R., Galoyan, S. M., Haile, M., Kline, R., Boutajangout, A., Li, Y. S., Bekker, A.

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