Dr. Steven Brower, MD

Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(10)
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Dr. Steven Brower, MD
Dr. Steven Brower is the Medical Director of the Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center and the Chief of Surgical Oncology, Professor of Surgery ISMMS at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center. A nationally recognized hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal cancer surgeon, he has performed hundreds of surgeries related to cancers of the liver, pancreas, stomach, esophagus and rare gastrointestinal tumors (carcinoids). He utilizes both minimally invasive, robotic and open techniques for complex cancer surgery. Previously, Dr. Brower was the Endowed Professor of Surgical Oncology at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Vice Chairman of Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the Director of Strategic Planning and Extramural Affairs at the Continuum Cancer Centers of New York. Prior to this, he was Director of the Curtis and Elizabeth Cancer Center and Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Mercer University School of Medicine in Georgia and a Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Scholar. Dr. Brower's research involves genetic predictive factors for early gastric and hepatocellular carcinoma and genetic analysis of response to treatment modalities for pancreatic carcinoma. Dr. Brower co-­?edited the first evidence-­?based surgical textbook and authored more than 100 peer-­?reviewed articles on gastrointestinal and surgical oncology.

350 Engle St

Englewood, NJ 07631

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Dr. Steven Brower, MD

Dr. Steven Brower, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Oscar Insurance Corporation
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Stomach Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
1

Board Certifications

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

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy

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

  • State University Of New York At Buffalo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Lahey Clinical Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Boston University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • National Canc Inst/Natl In
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brower has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brower's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brower to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews
Dr. Brower'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
    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Brower Says:

My main goal is to combine the highest level of Surgical expertise, experience, and competence together with compassion and shared decision making with the patient and family.

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Dr. Brower accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Oscar Insurance Corporation
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Brower has admitting privileges

Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
350 Engle St
Englewood, NJ 07631
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