Dr. Kenneth Chern, MD

Dr. Kenneth Chern, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Kenneth Chern, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Ocean, NJ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.Read his story

1200 Eagle Ave

Ocean, NJ 07712

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Insurance Accepted

  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (3/31/2014)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chern's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Clavicle Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chern treats Clavicle Fracture more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Chern treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chern treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chern treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chern treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chern treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chern's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
ACL Surgery
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Elbow Tenotomy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Pain
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Diseases
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Surgery
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sports Injuries
Sports Medicine Related Procedures
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tendonitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

The mission of Seaview Orthopaedics is to be the preferred provider of orthopaedic care amongst our community, case managers and primary care physicians. We believe in earning the trust of our patients, not only by providing the highest quality and l...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Ny Orthopaedic Hospital-Columbia University
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Southern Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
New York Presbyterian-Columbia
Residency Hospital
1990
New York Presbyterian-Columbia
Internship Hospital
1988
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
Princeton U
Undergraduate School
1995
1994
1990
1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Chern's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chern

4.7

Based on 194 reviews

5 Stars
84.02061855670104%
(163)
4 Stars
9.793814432989691%
(19)
3 Stars
2.0618556701030926%
(4)
2 Stars
0.5154639175257731%
(1)
1 Star
3.6082474226804124%
(7)

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I had pain in my left shoulder, and right shoulder as well. He thought it was a possibility of a neck injury...He had taken very care of me. I am following up on all of his advise. With in a few hours, I had another appointment with one of his associates to further look into my scans and pain. ...Read More
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Dr Chern was outstanding. He listened to my issues, torn rotator cuff, and recommended physical therapy vs surgery. 3 months later, no pain and full range of motion. Dr Chern is a very kind caring surgeon, he takes his time and listens!!!
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Very helpful & very knowledgeable. He’s cautious but caring. I would highly recommend him.
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Very good therapy helped a lot.
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