Dr. Kerry Bergman, MD

Dr. Kerry Bergman, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Kerry Bergman, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Summit, NJ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1982 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

99 Beauvoir Ave # 220

Summit, NJ 07901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Appendectomy, Open
very high
more than 89% of peers
Appendicitis
high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

26  Conditions Treated

51  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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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

  • National Polytechnic Institute / Superior School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • New Eng Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New Eng Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Hospital Sick Chldn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • The Boston Floating Hosp-New England Med Ctr
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bergman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bergman's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bergman to family and friends
11 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bergman'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 (6)

Surgeons make money from surgery, which is what this doctor will jump to. Took my 6 week old to him to review an ovarian cyst less than 2.5cm, his automatic response was she needs surgery. Not, let's take another scan bc the last was when she was 2 days old. His response to telling him we're going...more
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Too quick to say "nothing is wrong" by rubbing my child's neck and saying the lumps don't feel as large as the ultrasound reports showed. Here we are 6 months later, those lumps are a major issue awhere my child has to now see a pediatric hematology/Oncology specialist as grew larger! He refused...more
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Dr. Bergman is a true professional! His compassion, confidence, and amazing bedside manner are just some of the qualities that make this man a wonderful doctor! We met him when I was pregnant and he removed my daughter's CPAM lung mass at 12 weeks !
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Absolutely excellent. He did our newborns omphalocele repair. I also have met other moms who used him for their children as well as nurses who all say only excellent remarks about Dr. Bergman. If you need a pediatric surgeon he is tbe one!
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Amazing doctor! Awesome with kids. Knowledgeable, confident, smart, gentle, compassionate. Always has kids well being in mind. Always ready to make a child smile, full of jokes and funny stories. Very attentive to parents, gives detailed explanation and answers questions to a 100% satisfaction. My...more
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