Dr. Hans J. Schmidt, MD

Dr. Hans J. Schmidt, MD

Bariatric Surgery | Male | 51 years old

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12 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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4.4 based on 16 responses
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (15)
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in Union City, NJ |
he did my surgery the first time... did not work out well...I got very sick.
in Nj |
Top notch surgeon!
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Obesity
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Weight Loss

Procedures Performed

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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.

Education

  • Medical School
    Umdnj-The University Hospital

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Umdnj-The University Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
    Umdnj-The University Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
    The Pennsylvania State University-Altoona Campus

    Graduated in 1985

    The Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

    Graduated in 1987

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Outstanding Resident Award - Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery, 1997
    • New Jersey Top Doctors, Bariatric Surgery - New Jersey Monthly, 2007, 2008
    • First Prize Winner New Jersey Chapter of the American College Surgeons, 1995
    • New York's Top 100 Minimally Invasive Surgeons - New York Magazine, 2002
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Schmidt's Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.