Dr. Boris Aronzon

Anesthesiology
Wynnewood, PA
26 years experience male

Locations

Lankenau Medical Center

Wynnewood, PA

Address

4th floor,, 100 Lancaster Ave, Wynnewood, PA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Independence Blue Cross Group

UnitedHealthcare

Keystone Mercy Health Plan, Inc

Blue Bell Surgery Center

Blue Bell, PA

About

Bio

Dr. Aronzon is a Board Certified Anesthesiologist practicing in Philadelphia. After graduating from State Pediatric Medical Academy in 1985, St. Petersburg, Russia, he was trained as Pediatric Surgeon. In 1990 Dr. Aronzon moved to the United States where he completed residency in Anesthesiology at the Medical College of Virginia. In 2004 he joined Anesthesia group at Lankenau Hospital His areas of interest are regional, obstetric and ambulatory anesthesia.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Anesthesiology

Languages spoken

Russian

Doctor Q&A

1.2K Answers
944 Agrees
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Unclear: Unclear why you are taking steroids. May be your condition is causing the problem. Talk to your physician.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Discussion. : This decision should be made by you and your endocrinologist and may be surgeon after discussing all options.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
No: Check your electrolyte status with nephrologist or endocrinologist.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Almost immidiatly: In good hands and healthy patients it should happen when surgery is done. Variations possible due length and type of surgery, verity of drugs, metabol... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Evaluation: Could be your heart, arthritis, slipped disk, herniated disk, kidneys, etc.. Get checked by physician.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): In general, It should not, exceptions possible due to other factors, each situation is different, but for detailed answer please contact manufacture'... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Labor: When you see your obstetrician next time frankly discuss his/ her approach. Ask permission to speak with former patients establish your comfort zone. ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Delivery: Mostly hands, rarely vacuum and forceps.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Safety: Safety of anesthesia is determined by proper monitoring, qualifications and abilities of the provider and patients medical problems. Due to the major ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Unknown: Impossible to decide what you doctor was trying to say, most likely he was comparing benign and malignant lesions.
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A member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Unpredictable: Malignant hyperthermia (mh) as you know can be fatal. When you take recreational drugs you expose yourself to the risks which can lead to accidents. ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Brand name: Try different manufactures. Some stick better then others. J&j makes reliable patches. Also wipe your skin with alcohol, let it dry, then apply.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Call your Dr: Your condition requires consultation with prescribing doctor. He/she knows you and can find quick solution. Do not hesitate to call your doctor, it... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Tests: It will reflect your pulmonary condition, showing your lung capacity, respiratory effort and other parameters which will help with diagnoses and treat... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Rehab: Your were inactive due to pain issues and steroids side effect is a weight gain. Now when your are better your activity level will go up and lack of s... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Yes: Breast tissue responds to your internal hormones. Size can change.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Must share: You have the right to obtain your medical records. Another physician can request it for you and may be you have to pay small fee for copying . Rule ap... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Imagination: Very unlikely that you have remote problems after colonoscopy.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Narcotic: Fentanyl is very potent synthetic analgetic, known under many commercial names: sublimaze, actiq, durogesic, duragesic, (fentanyl) fentora, matrifen,... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Request: Your request can be accommodated , but your anesthesiologist can make you comfortable with sedation. Discuss with your anesthesia provider.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Lidocaine: Xylocaine is more famous as lidocaine. Allergies are rare and are divided into immediate reactions, mostly as contact dermatitis or delayed reactions.... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Call your MD: Call your physician now. It can be dangerous after 2 c-sections to delay your surgery.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Evaluation: Can be many things, from muscle spasm to kidney colic, to name a few. See your doctor for evaluation.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
You need help: The problem you are describing will only can get worse if not treated. You will need to see a physician, despite your financial difficulties. Go to er... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Call your urologist.: There are many factors: concentration of lidocaine, ph and amount of urine in the bladder, absorption qualities of your bladder, presence of inflammat... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
GB syndrome: According to the literature you can get reoccurrence of gb syndrome after epidural. Ask your obstetrician to arrange consultation with anesthesiologis... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Test: Testing for HIV is the best approach if your are suspicious. Skin lesion can not confirm our rule out systemic disease. Seek physician evaluation.
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A member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Concern: Pain in the abdomen can be caused by appendicitis , kidney stone, bowel obstruction or adhesions, hernias and a few others. Get examined by the surgeo... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Reasons: There are many reasons why you can have described pain:arthritis, heavy breasts, nerve compression, cervical disk herniations among many others. See ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Withdrawal : Contact his physician and request help, if you are not satisfied , look for addiction psychiatrist. They usually know how to help with withdrawal symp... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Neck: You can start with neck collar, which you can purchase in any pharmacy. Get examined by physicians to avoid prolonged recovery. Physician can examin... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Repeat the test: If urine test is inconclusive, ask you doctor for blood test.
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A member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Contact MD: Contact your surgeon for evaluation and treatment. Your symptoms are alarming.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Complex: Your problem can be multifactorial. Ent is a good start. Try neurologist and get 2 nd opinion with ent. Primary care physician can be also a great hel... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
No: Main question: did you have ms before surgery. Surgery itself can not cause ms, other factors must contribute.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
ER: Your condition is getting worse, it is probably time to visit er in a major hospital center or university, where different consultants available to he... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Results: You need to wait for MRI results, rushing to negative conclusions is not productive.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Stress test: Did you have chest x-ray and stress test. Your physician should decide how nessesary these tests for you.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
University: Make appointment with university dermatologist. They have access to many colleagues in the department and world wide. May be they can help.
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A member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Diet: The best way to manage your wait is to know your calories intake and have it above your calories use. There are many websites which can guide you. Goo... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
2 nd opinion: Without seeing you it is impossible to evaluate your problem. See another physician if you are not satisfied with a first visit or call your doctor.
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A member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Depends: On majority of cases the answer is no. If you were getting morphine for several days you can experience withdrawal symptoms which can be treated. Talk... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Cardiac: It is important to rule out cardiac pain. See your primary care physician for evaluation.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Cancer: Dacarbazine is used to treat hodgkin lymphoma and melanoma.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Referral: In ideal world, you physician should be recommended by relative, friend or another doctor. On line reviews also can help.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Easy: If it is labor epidural patient is fully aware, because there are no sedation. For most regional blocks mild sedation is used and patients do not usua... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Depends: Communication is the key. If teenager understands and willing to cooperate with anesthesiologist regional anesthesia could be a good choice especially... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Many causes: Pain consist of 1) memory of the previous pain. 2) fear of the future pain 3) actual pain. Many factors could contribute: medicine needs time to work... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Vertigo: There are multiple causes. Your physician is the best guide. Ent could order vestibular rehab which can help with symptoms.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Drug name?: Depends what type of steroid was used and other factors, which your physician can answer.
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Testimonials
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I highly recommend dr. Aronzon for his high standard of knowledge, care, and responsiveness. He is the kind of doc I would entrust myself and my family with.
Jun 19, 2013
The person I would consult especially pertaining to patients being treated with antianxiety meds,pain meds and have Obstructive sleep Apnea or COPD.
Mar 24, 2014
Dr Aronzon's posts are always thought provoking. One can truly see the commitment and passion to medicine. Keep the great answers coming.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! That's scary enough. I'll have my MD review my chest CT again to r/o all other causes of dyspnea before talk a surgeon b/c my sx is recent.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you for taking your time to answer and read my question in my eyes doctors are Hero's because you help people everyday
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for responding so quickly, could it be ms? I have all the symptoms, and currently going through testing for it from my neurologist

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Saint Petersburg State Pediatric Medical Academy
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

MEDICAL COLLEGE OF VIRGINIA HOSPITALS

Residency

St. Maria Magdalene Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg

Awards

Compassionate Doctor Recognition, http://www.patientschoice.org
Patients' Choice Award, www.vitals.com
Top Doctors 2011, Main Line Today Magazine

Affiliations

Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr PA
Blue Bell Surgery Center, Blue Bell PA
Paoli Hospital, Paoli PA
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