Dr. Gary M. Pess, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 58

780 Route 37 W Suite 140
Toms River, NJ 08755
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Hospital Quality

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Community Medical Center
99 Route 37 West
Toms River, NJ 08755
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
1945 State Route 33
Neptune, NJ 07753

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Central Jersey Hand Surgery
Central Jersey Hand Surgery
2 Industrial Way W Suite 2
Eatontown, NJ 07724
Central Jersey Hand Surgery
780 Route 37 W Suite 140
Toms River, NJ 08755
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    Dr. Pess' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery, 1990
    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1989
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injections
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Pess

    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

    Suny Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Beth Israel Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Nyu Med Ctr/Bellevue Hosps
    Complete in 1986

    Fellowship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pess & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Pess' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Centrastate Medical Center

    • Community Medical Center

    • Jersey Shore University Medical Center

    • Monmouth Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pess

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pess to family and friends

    27 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Pess' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 27 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Pess
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    27 responses
    below
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Central Jersey Hand Surgery
    2 Industrial Way W Suite 2
    Eatontown, NJ 07724
    (732) 542-4477 (Office)
    B
    Central Jersey Hand Surgery
    780 Route 37 W Suite 140
    Toms River, NJ 08755
    (732) 286-9000 (Office)
    C
    664 Commons Way
    Toms River, NJ 08755
    (732) 286-9000 (Office)
    D
    Central Jersey Hand Surgery
    535 Iron Bridge Rd Suite 8
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732) 462-7700 (Office)
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