• At A Glance
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  • Insurance
  • Hospital Affiliations
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    Clinical Expertise

    Surgery-Bariatric, Surgery-General

  • Internship

    Harlem Hospital - Columbia University, NY, 2001

    Residency

    Chief Resident - Columbia University @ Harlem Hospital Center, NY, 2006

    Fellowship

    Clinical Scholar in Endocrine and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery - Cleveland Clinic, OH, 2006, Fellow in Advanced Endoscopy and Laparoscopy - University of Alabama, AL, 2007

  • Insurance

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.

    • Aetna US Health Care
    • Beech Street
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Federal Blue Cross PPO
    • GHI- Group Health Incorporated
    • Guardian Resources Inc.
    • Health Net
    • Health Network America Inc.
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Horizon PPO
    • Horizon Traditional/Indemnity
    • Medicare
    • National Provider Network
    • New Jersey Carpenters Health Fund
    • New Jersey Manufacturers
    • New Jersey Plus
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Qualcare
    • United Health Care
    Insurance ID Numbers

    Aetna US Health Care, Barnabas Employee Health Plan, Beech Street, Cigna Healthcare, Federal Blue Cross PPO, GHI- Group Health Incorporated, Guardian Resources Inc., Health Network America Inc., Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, Horizon PPO, Horizon Traditional/Indemnity, Medicare, National Provider Network, New Jersey Carpenters Health Fund, New Jersey Manufacturers, New Jersey Plus, Oxford Health Plans, Qualcare, United Health Care, Health Net