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Gastroenterologist (digestive)
40 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Kerner is Good. Dr. Kerner has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
Promptness 2.6
Courteous Staff 2.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
Bedside Manner 3.3
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Kerner, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Biliary Tract Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Education & Awards

Dr. Kerner graduated from Wake Forest University, Winston Salem. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010)


Dr. Kerner has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • St Barnabas Medical Center 
  • Morristown Memorial Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael Bernard Kerner MD is a male Internist, has 40 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Michael B. Kerner practice?
Dr. Michael Kerner has 4 office locations.
Dr. Michael Kerner practices Gastroenterology near Springfield, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Warren, NJ and Westfield, NJ.
See Springfield Gastroenterologists.