Dr. Michael Nusbaum, MD

Dr. Michael Nusbaum, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Michael Nusbaum, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Morristown, NJ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1993 and specializes in bariatric surgery, bariatric medicine, and more.

95 Madison Ave Ste A06

Morristown, NJ 07960

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nusbaum's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nusbaum treats Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Nusbaum treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nusbaum performs Esophageal Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Nusbaum performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nusbaum performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Nusbaum performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Nusbaum's conditions and procedures:

Acid Reflux Surgery
Adhesiolysis
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Chronic Diseases
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diabetes
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
Endoscopy
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagogastroscopy
Esophagoscopy
Female Infertility
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
Gastrotomy
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hashimoto's Disease
Heartburn
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hypothyroidism
Infertility
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Interventional Endoscopy
Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopy
Lipid Disorders
Male Infertility
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pre-Operative Care
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Apnea Surgery
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Surgery
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our Focus is on the Whole Patient. Bariatric Surgery is a tool and we provide you with the instruction and support to make that tool work most efficiently for you. We are not a "mill" and prefer a smaller more intimate environment for our patients. We take our time and pride ourselves on our close realationships with our patients. We are here to help you on your weight loss journey.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Memorial Sloan Kettering
    Residency Hospital
  • 1998
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1994
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1988
    Washington & Jefferson College
    Undergraduate School
    1988
  • Oxford University
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Awards

Dr. Nusbaum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nusbaum

4.6

Based on 57 reviews

5 Stars
85.96491228070175%
(49)
4 Stars
3.508771929824561%
(2)
3 Stars
3.508771929824561%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
7.017543859649122%
(4)

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I've been a nurse for over 10 years, so I know who to ask when looking for a surgeon. I called up some OR nurses at both St. Barnabas and at Morristown and asked who they'd recommend for bariatric surgery. To my surprise, I received the same response from everyone I spoke with: Dr. Michael...Read More
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I had gastric sleeve surgery with Dr. Nusbaum A year ago. I am now down almost 200 pounds and reached my goal. I can't say enough about how professional and caring he is. He has an amazing staff and they are all there for you every step of the way. I highly recommend him
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Dr. Nusbaum and his team are the BEST! I was thinking about getting a band for a very long time. Once I had made up my mind to move forward, I began researching Bariatric surgeons in the NJ area. Everyone was recommending I visit Dr. Nusbaum (including my primary!) because he was " the best". I'm...Read More
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I am a Christian and I love God! I believe there is a purpose for every life but I was about to doubt mine. Until God directed me to this man. He is not God, but he is definetely a gift from him. Not only did this doctor take pride and love in his work. I never felt so safe and comfortable...Read More
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Dr Nusbaum is a caring doctor. He explains and listens. Truly a wonderful man.
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Insurance accepted

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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
HealthFirst
Humana
Locals (any local)
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare