Dr. Steven Brower, MD

Dr. Steven Brower, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Steven Brower, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Englewood, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in surgical oncology, gastroenterological surgery, and more.Read his story

350 Engle St

Englewood, NJ 07631

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Brower performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Brower's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Brower's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brower "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. "
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3  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

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16  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

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brower to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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:
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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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Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Brower saved us when others didn’t know what to do. He save my wife and unborn babies life. We love him and know that he is blessed withIt a special gift. 15 years ago and we still look to see online what he’s doing while counting our blessings. Our daughter the unborn baby he saved. Is going...more
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