Dr. Brian Shrager, MD

Dr. Brian Shrager, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Brian Shrager, MD is a general surgery specialist in Denville, NJ and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1999 and specializes in general surgery.

16 Pocono Rd Ste 208

Denville, NJ 07834

Contact Information

(862) 267-0388

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicare
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shrager performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 88% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
high
more than 86% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Shrager's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shrager "Competence and compassion are the essential components of the care that I provide. For patients dealing with cancer, I coordinate a "multidisciplinary plan" combining state-of-the-art techniques from multiple specialists. In addition to my surgery, this may include gastroenterology procedures, radiation therapy, and hormone-based treatments. I am skilled at presenting these ideas to my patients in terms that they can understand."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Thyroidectomy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/2/2014
    Amount or Range: $250,000.00
    State: 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.

Education

  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shrager has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shrager has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shrager's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shrager to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Shrager's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have been a nurse for over forty years but never encountered a doctor like Dr. Shrager. He performed a colon resection on me due to an attack of diverticulitis. He showed a level of professionalism I had rarely seen. From my first encounter he made himself readily available if I had any...more
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Dr. Shrager performed an 8 hour surgery on my husband. His expertise & what he did in that operating room were amazing as was his compassion towards me & my family. Once my husband came home from the hospital, Dr. Shrager checked on him not only at office visits but through emails & even a weekend...more
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Excellent doctor, able to contact and get information quickly - highly recommend. Very at ease in an emergency situation.
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