Dr. Tarun Bhandari, MD

Dr. Tarun Bhandari, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Tarun Bhandari, MD is a complex general surgical oncology specialist in Brick, NJ. He graduated from Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Indore, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya University and specializes in complex general surgical oncology, general surgery, and more.

478 Brick Blvd

Brick, NJ 08723

Contact Information

(732) 701-4848

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 88% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
  • Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bhandari does not have any board certifications listed.

67  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • 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)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery
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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

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  • Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Indore, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • St Vincent's Catholic Medical Centers
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Roger Williams Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

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What People Say About Dr. Tarun Bhandari, MD
Please don't call Dr. BHANDARI garbage. He is a he is a knowledgeable, professional person who visited every day even though very busy. I was hospitalized in November of 2017 and required surgery, which I refused, due to my husband's illness. Dr. BHANDARI understood and did not try to push me....Read More
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Elaine Hernandez in Whiting – Aug 13, 2018
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Never ever use the services of this garbage person. He showed up in my hospital room without my request or permission for less than 5 minutes per visit for the 8 days I was in the hospital and never talked to me. Not about options or my status. Out of the blue one day he asked “uh so do you want...Read More
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Daniel Filippone in Toms River , NJ – Aug 03, 2018
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Excellent Doctor, not only was efficient but listened to the patient & family. Office staff considerate, caring and proficient. Will recommend this Dr. and his staff to all my friends. Even on weekends they took care of my health requests immediately.
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Thomas A in Manchester, NJ – Jul 09, 2017
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Dr. Bhandari performed emergency surgery on me for a perforated colon and accompanying complications. Was very lucky that he was the surgeon on call at the time. I was very lucky that's he was chosen as my surgeon. He saved my life. I would definitely recommend him. He is an excellent...Read More
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Elaine in Toms River, NJ – Aug 05, 2016
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