Dr. Robert Bell, MD

Dr. Robert Bell, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Bell, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Berkeley Heights, NJ. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

1 Diamond Hill Rd

Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

Contact Information

(908) 769-0100

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 88% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
normal
more than 77% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 68% of peers

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Obesity
10

Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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

  • Tx a & M Univ Sys Hsc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bell to family and friends
4.6
based on 19 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Bell'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 (7)

in Escondido, CA |
Where to begin? First of all, if you are considering surgery with Dr. Bell... Think twice and do your homework. I wish that I had before I went to him. I was referred to him by my SMG primary doctor who said that I had to go to Dr. Bell or he would not write a clearance letter for me for the...more
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West Orange, NJ |
Excellent.
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in Orange, NJ |
Dr Bell made me feel so comfortable prior to surgery. I knew I was in good hands. I felt that I could trust him, especially since we discussed the pros and cons of all options and he never made me feel I like my questions weren't valid.
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New York, NY |
Extremely personable, takes the time to explain everything and answer any questions you may have. His office is well run and I have never had to wait more than 5-10 minutes to see him when I arrive for my appointment. I cannot recommend him enough.
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in Maplewood, NJ |
Dr. Bell is an experienced surgeon, who instills a high degree of confidence. He has a warm caring manner, and actually enjoys explaining procedures and answering questions. I was very impressed with his unhurried manner during office visits - he gives the impression that he has as much time as you...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bell accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO

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Overlook Medical Center
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Summit, NJ 07901
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