Suraj Alva, MD Colon & Rectal Surgery

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Colon & Rectal Surgery Edison, NJ

About Dr. Suraj Alva MD

Dr. Suraj Alva, MD is a doctor primarily located in Edison, NJ, with another office in Summit, NJ. They have 27 years of experience. Their specialties include Colon & Rectal Surgery.

Dr. Alva has received 5 awards.


Dr. Suraj Alva has 2 locations

Get Directions Associated Colon & Rectal Surgeons 3900 Park Ave Ste 101 Edison, NJ 08820
Get Directions Dr. Suraj Alva 33 Overlook Rd Ste 221 Summit, NJ 07901


Dr. Suraj Alva has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Colon & Rectal Surgery
Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Suraj Alva has the following 15 expertise

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Bowel Resection
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Diverticulitis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Rectal Pain
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Banding
  • Ulcerative Colitis


5 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012, 2020)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.


27 Years Experience

Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences

Graduated in 1993

Dr. Suraj Alva Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER1
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Health Garden State
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Suraj Alva

Dr. Alva graduated from the Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences in 1993. Dr. Alva works in Edison, NJ and 1 other location and specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery. Dr. Alva is affiliated with John F Kennedy Medical Center and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset.

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