Dr. Karl Strom, MD

Dr. Karl Strom, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(20)
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Dr. Karl Strom, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Holmdel, NJ. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

727 N Beers St # 2

Holmdel, NJ 07733

Contact Information

(732) 739-5925

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
13

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Obesity
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
18

Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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

  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Strom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Strom's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Strom to family and friends
4.1
based on 20 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Strom's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Strom and his team are very thorough. They made sure the entire process from consultation to surgery date was seamless. I knew what to expect and there was always someone available if I had a question.
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in Verona, NJ |
Dr. Strom installed a LapBand in December 2014. He took the time to explain how different bariatric surgeries work, the effectiveness rates, and the level of work I would have to put into maximizing the success of my tool. He has been kind, caring and compassionate and has always listened...more
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in West Caldwell, NJ |
I had a bad experience. Dr. Strom never listened when I told him I was taking several antibiotics for the treatment of Lyme disease and would this be a problem with my hernia surgery. He also did not look at my file which included the New Patient medical history forms and my cardio clearance for...more
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Caldwell, NJ |
Explained everything clearly before and during procedure
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Next Day
Dr. Strom accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Strom has admitting privileges

Southern Ocean Medical Center
1140 Route 72 W
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
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Bayshore Community Hospital
727 N Beers St
Holmdel, NJ 07733
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