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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Bauer is Good. Dr. Bauer has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.9
Promptness 2.4
Courteous Staff 2.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
Bedside Manner 2.6
Spends Time with Me 2.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Bauer, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Colostomy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Ileostomy
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Liver Abscess
  • Recurrence
  • Restorative Proctocolectomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ventral Hernia

Education & Awards

Dr. Bauer graduated from New York University. He has 4 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Crohn Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Patients' Choice Award (2008)


Dr. Bauer has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Mt Sinai Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Jay Bauer MD is a male Surgeon, has 44 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joel J. Bauer practice?
Dr. Joel Bauer has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joel Bauer practices Surgery near New York, NY.
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