John J. Schermerhorn

Biography

Dr. Schermerhorn believes in the program as the safest solution for patients seeking opiate replacement therapy. “There are definitive studies out now that show Buprenorphine (Suboxone) is better than Methadone and is recommended over Methadone by the NIH.”

“There are definitive studies out now that show Buprenorphine (Suboxone) is better than Methadone and is recommended over Methadone by the NIH.”

Education

M.D. , Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons

B.A. in Biology, Fairleigh Dickenson University

NYC Residency in Anesthesia, Upstate Medical Center

Fellowship in Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania & Upstate Medical Center

Professional Journey

1963 – 19681963 – 1968

Operating Room Technician Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ

1975 – 19771975 – 1977

Assistant Professor SUNY at Upstate Medical Center

1977 – 19991977 – 1999

Staff Anesthesiologist Wentworth-Douglass Hospital

When not with my patients, I enjoy… golf, theater, model ship building, fishing, camping, and skiing, and singing with the choral Group Voices of Distinction.