Dr. Andrew Elkwood, MD

Dr. Andrew Elkwood, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Andrew Elkwood, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Shrewsbury, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1988 and specializes in plastic surgery, cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

535 Sycamore Ave

Shrewsbury, NJ 07702

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Elkwood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elkwood treats Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Elkwood treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Breast Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elkwood treats Breast Diseases more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Elkwood treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Wound Repair
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elkwood performs Wound Repair more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Elkwood performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Elkwood's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lymphangioma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Decompression and Repair
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Paracentesis
  • Paralysis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Pudendal Nerve Entrapment
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Andrew Elkwood is double board certified in general and plastic surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He is a Fellow of both the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and a member of the American Socie...

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Microsurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
New York University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
New York University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Columbia University school of business
1989
New York University Med Center
Internship Hospital
1988
Albany Medical College
Medical School
1984
Union College
Undergraduate School
1996
1994
1991
1989
1988
1984

Awards

Dr. Elkwood's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Elkwood

4.4

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5 Stars
82%
(41)
4 Stars
2%
(1)
3 Stars
2%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14%
(7)

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Dr. Elkwood and staff are wonderful filled with empathy, knowledge and kindness. As a breast cancer patient ungoing reconstruction , this staff his made me feel cared for and important. As a cancer patient I have unwent many surgieries and would not trust another doctor with my health,going as far...Read More
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My body was a mess from breast cancer and a perforated colon in my stomach and Dr. Elkwood put me back together. He put fat into my Lump ectomy breast and gave me a beautiful stomach. I feel whole again. Outstanding Doctor. breast .
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Because of his level of integrity and skill, Dr Elkwood informed me that he would not perform reconstructive surgery on me unless I received certain test results from my nephrologist and urologist. He did not want to jeopardize the results of eight prior surgeries I had since childhood, which left...Read More
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I suffer from radiation nerve damage coming out of my brachial plexus effecting my left arm and hand. This caused complete numbness and I loss all function. In comes Doctor Elkwood! You will not find another Doctor as knowledgeable in his field a long with making cutting edge strides in the field...Read More
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I went for a consultation for a nerve procedure and wanted to use the Dr. until I was brought back to the finance office and told that there is a new policy is to charge 15,000 if you have out of network benefits. I believe every doctor needs to be compensated but charging this and then taking...Read More
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