Adam Berger, MD, General Surgery, New Brunswick, NJ, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

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General Surgery New Brunswick, NJ

Breast, Melanoma, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Professor, Surgery, Chief of Melanoma and Soft Tissue Surgical Oncology; Associate Director for Shared Resources. Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

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Summary

  • Dr. Adam Berger is a general surgeon in New Brunswick, NJ and is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He received his medical degree from NYU School of Medicine and has been in practice 22 years. He specializes in breast, melanoma, and surgical oncology (other than breast) and is experienced in esophageal cancer, gastric cancer, soft tissue sarcomas, and surgical oncology including breast.

Education & Training

  • Fox Chase Cancer Center
    Fox Chase Cancer CenterFellowship, 2002 - 2004
  • University of Maryland
    University of MarylandResidency, General Surgery, 1995 - 2002
  • NYU School of Medicine
    NYU School of MedicineClass of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2019 - 2023
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2002 - 2022
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1997 - 2000
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Allscripts Enterprise EHR, Allscripts, 2011-2013
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Persistently Elevated Serum Lactate Levels 48 Hours Postoperatively Predict Increased Complications After Esophagectomy  
    Mona Taleb, Francesco Palazzo, Karen A Chojnacki, Adam C Berger, Ernest L Rosato, Journal of The American College of Surgeons
  • Utility of CT Imaging in a Novel Form of High‐Dose‐Rate Intraoperative Breast Radiation Therapy  
    Shayna L Showalter, Adam C Berger, Taryn E Hassinger, Timothy N Showalter, David R Brenin, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology

Authored Content

  • Persistently Elevated Serum Lactate Levels 48 Hours Postoperatively Predict Increased Complications After EsophagectomyOctober 2018

Press Mentions

  • Patient Self Checks Are Critical to Avoid Melanoma Recurrence
    Patient Self Checks Are Critical to Avoid Melanoma RecurrenceMarch 10th, 2017
  • Melanoma Recurrence More Often Detected by Patients’ Self-Checks Than Routine Imaging
    Melanoma Recurrence More Often Detected by Patients’ Self-Checks Than Routine ImagingFebruary 16th, 2017
  • Frequently Asked Questions on Staying Safe in the Sun
    Frequently Asked Questions on Staying Safe in the SunJuly 14th, 2021

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