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Dr. Jay Stylman

General Surgery
Kearny, NJ
38 years experience male

Locations

Office

Kearny, NJ

Address

847 Kearny Ave., Kearny, NJ
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

About

Specialties
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General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

92 Answers
7 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Stylman
General Surgery 38 years experience
Unlikely: While no test is perfect; a normal HIDA essentially shows that the gallbladder is functioning well. There are " quantitative" HIDA scans that are more sensitive than a regular scan. It is more likely that your pain is not from the gallbladder ( often difficult to exactly pin down, but you are unlikely to get improvement having the gallbladder removed.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Stylman
General Surgery 38 years experience
Not a hernia: A mass near the elbow may be a lipoma ( benign fat tumor) , a cyst ( benign skin lesion), or rarely an enlarged lymph node, or other rare tumors. A hernia can only occur from a hollow body cavity, the chest or abdomen.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Stylman
General Surgery 38 years experience
3 D visualization: A stereotactic mammogram takes 2 simultaneous views of the breast and a computer creates a 3-d image, much like what our brain does with the views from both eyes. With the help of the image, a needle can be guided to the precise site of the mass in question to take a sample.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Stylman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Stylman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you but my gallbladder has already been removed two years ago along with part of my intestine
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Thanks for your quick reply! how does that work and take place and what is the risk
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Medical College
Graduated 1983MD

Residency

Westchester Medical Center

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
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