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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery • Male • Age 53

2130 Millburn Ave Ste C1
Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Dr. Bethel's Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

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2130 Millburn Ave Ste C1
Maplewood, NJ 07040
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201 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
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    Dr. Bethel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Pediatric Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Frenectomy
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Orchiectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    2
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Bethel

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Yale School Med
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Yale School Med
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    Chldns Hospital
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bethel & Staff

    • English
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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bethel to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Bethel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Bethel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    NORMAN METZ DMD
    2130 Millburn Ave Ste C1
    Maplewood, NJ 07040
    (888) 287-3652 (Office)
    (973) 549-6079 (Fax)
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    NEWARK BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER
    201 Lyons Ave
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973) 926-7000 (Office)
    (973) 926-9568 (Fax)
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