Dr. Kirsten Bass, MD
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Dr. Kirsten Bass, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery | Female

Associated Colon & Rectal Sgns 3900 Park Ave Ste 101, Edison, NJ 08820 Get Directions
(732) 494-6640

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Dr. Bass specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery and practices in Edison, NJ. She practices at 1 location.

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      2.9 based on 21 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Bass' Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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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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      Somerville, NJ |
      Horrible job with my surgery. Sorry I trusted her. Now have more issues. Followup care was awful. Looking for another surgeon to correct this.
      Rahway, NJ |
      Cold, impersonal, does not listen to patient concerns or fears
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      Specialties

      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery
      • Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abscess
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anal Fissure
      • Anal Fistula
      • Anal or Rectal Pain
      • Anal Prolapse
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Cancer
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Rectovaginal Fistula
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Cyst Incision and Drainage
      • Destruction of Anal Tumor
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Excision of Rectal Tumor
      • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Hernia Repair
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
      • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

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        Malpractice Claims

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med

        Graduated in 1994

      • Internship Hospital
        Duke University Med Center

        Completed in 1995

      • Residency Hospital
        Duke University Med Center

        Completed in 2001

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Duke University Med Center

        Completed in 2002

        UMDNJ/Rbrt Wood Johnson Med School

        Completed in 2003

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Bass' Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Bass

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients