Dr. Basil Yurcisin II, MD

Dr. Basil Yurcisin II, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Basil Yurcisin II, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Millburn, NJ and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

225 Millburn Ave Ste 204

Millburn, NJ 07041

Contact Information

(973) 218-1990

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Locals (any local)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yurcisin II "We promise to provide the highest level of education, expertise and support for your health and well-being. Five-star service is our commitment at every point of contact you have with our offices. Your needs and your comfort at our office are paramount in making your experience with GSBWC the best. It is our privilege to guide you, your family and your friends on your journey to healthy living. "

4  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Yurcisin II does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

26  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • McKendree College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Hospitals Of The University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Duke University Medical Center-Research Associate and Extra Yr As Clinical Associate
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Resident Achievement Award-Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons Univ of Pittsburgh Mercy Hospital, June 2005
  • Karl Storz/IRCAD Traveling Fellowship Award at SAGES/CAGS 12th World Congress for Endoscopic Surgery, April 2010
Media & Publications
  • Book Chapter: Yurcisin BM, DeMaria EJ. Adolescent Bariatric Surgery. in Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment. 2010.,
  • Book Chapter: Yurcisin BM, DeMaria EJ. Chapter 7: Management Surgeon. in Morbid Obesity: Peri-operative Management, 2nd edition. 2009.,
  • Yurcisin BM, Myers CJ, Stahlfeld KR, Means JR. Laparoscopic hernia repair following iliac crest harvest. Hernia.,
  • Yurcisin BM, Gaddor MM, DeMaria EJ. Obesity and Bariatric Surgery. Clinics in Chest Medicine 2009.,
  • Yurcisin BM, Davison TE, Bibbs SM, Collins BH, Stamler JS, Reynolds JD. Repletion of S-Nitrosohemoglobin Improves Organ Function and Physiologic Status Following Brain Death.,
  • Yurcisin BM, DeMaria EJ. Management of Leak in the Bariatric Gastric Bypass Patient: Reoperate, Drain and Feed Distally,
  • Faulk G, Yurcisin BM, Sell, H. Left Paraduodenal Hernia: Case Report and Review of the Literature.,
  • 9 Yurcisin BM, Stahlfeld KR, Sundermann J, Sell Jr. HW. Carcinosarcoma of the pancreas: Did random gene activation cause differentiation?,
  • Pryor AD, Yurcisin BM, Bachman S, Madan A, Stefanidis D, Torquati A. Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Grant Impact on Recipient Academic Career.,
  • Yurcisin BM, Kadera B, DeMaria EJ, Gaddor MM, Portenier DD. Evidence for a metabolic mechanism in the improvement of type 2 diabetes after sleeve gastrectomy in a rodent model.,
  • Krych-Goldberg M, Hauhart RE, Subramanian B, Yurcisin BM, Crimmins DL, Hourcade DE, Atkinson JP. Decay accelerating activity of complement receptor type 1 (CD35): Two active sites are required for dissociating C5 convertases.,
  • Petersen RP, Portenier DD, Pyror AD, Alexander JE, Myers CJ, Yurcisin BM, Torquati A, DeMaria EJ. Prospective application of the Obesity Surgery Mortality Risk Score (OS-MRS) may improve outcomes in high-risk patients undergoing bariatric surgery.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yurcisin II's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yurcisin II to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Yurcisin II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Yurcisin is a super knowledgable and caring doctor. He is truly invested in his patients well being. The office staff are exceptional at making once feel comfortable. I had surgery 1 month ago and am so happy I chose this doctor!
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Caring and devoted to patients ... After years of pain and surgeries performed by other doctors, Dr. Yurcisin was able to find what was wrong and revise my G.P.. I should add that by the time I went to see Dr. Yurcisin I had grown very skeptic and afraid of any further surgery, but he assured me...more
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Dr. Yurcisin and his staff at GSBWC are very friendly, supportive, experienced, and positive people. While I was looking for my options for weight loss, I found then randomly through Google Search of Top Bariatric Doctors in NJ. Having my surgery with them was the one of the best decisions of my...more
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I would recommend Dr. Yurcisin to all my friends and family. Dr. Yurcisin was kind and friendly when I met him. Dr. Yurcisin took the time to explain what the best type of bariatric surgery was best for me. On the day of the surgery Dr. Yurcisin made me feel the surgery would go fine and he has...more
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All the staff is amazing! Dr. Yurcisin helped me with gallbladder surgery. The incisions were very small healed very nicely and you could barely see him and it's only been about a month or so after and I'm back to my self again! Thank you!
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