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hpv-kling2ALAN KLING, M.D

Dr. Kling is a recognized expert in the field of HPV treatment, Dr. Kling has lectured on HPV at Columbia, Cornell, Mount Sinai, NYU, Yale and many other medical centers, as well as at numerous national meetings. He is up-to-date on the latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of HPV. Dr. Kling is the recognized go-to-person for HPV-related diagnoses in the metropolitan NYC area.
Dr. Kling’s private practice offices are located on the Upper East Side in Manhattan and in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The offices are comfortable, stylish, elegantly decorated and impeccably clean. You can feel reassured that your consultation and treatment will be performed by an accomplished, experienced, and well-respected board-certified physician.

Q: How will stress affect my HPV infection?
A: Stress can weaken your immune system and can increase your chances of getting a recurrence by allowing the reactivation of an old HPV infection which may have been dormant.

Q: How will stress affect my chances of acquiring a new HPV infection?
A: Stress depresses your immunity and decreases your resistance to infections, which will make you more likely to acquire a new HPV infection rom a strain to which you previously had not been exposed.