Dr. Jed Kwartler

enT - Head & Neck Surgery
Berkeley Heights, NJ
38 years experience male

Locations

Summit Medical Group

Berkeley Heights, NJ

Address

Berkeley Heights Campus, 1 Diamond Hill Road, Berkeley Heights, NJ
Directions

Practice website

Fax

9082778662

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Cigna

Oxford Health Plans

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Jed A. Kwartler, MD practice Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery, with problems limited to the ear, facial nerve, balance system and skull base. He is the director of Summit Medical Group's Ear Specialty Center. He is board certified in bothOtolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Neurotology. He leads the most active Acoustic Tumor/Skull Base surgery program and Implantable Hearing Devices (cochlear implants, BAHA, middle ear devices) program in NJ. Dr. Kwartler is an advisor to many patient groups and schools for hearing impaired, including the NJ Acoustic Neuroma Association, Summit Speech School and Lake Drive School. He lectures and teaches locally and nationally, and is a clinical Associate Professor in Otolaryngology at UMDNJ-NJ Medical School. In his free time he enjoys cooking, traveling with friends and family, sailing and competing in triathlons.

Specialties
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enT - Head & Neck Surgery

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Doctor Q&A

165 Answers
106 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jed Kwartler
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear surgery : Yes, it can be done for many reasons. To treat infections, repair holes in ear drum, rebuild ear bones, place implantable hearing devices. Can also a ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jed Kwartler
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear wax: Have never heard of an ear wax "test". Wax is just made up of dead skin and oils secreted from glands. Not much you could learn from it by having it ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jed Kwartler
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear irrigation: If done gently should feel just like water in the ear when showering or bathing. Should not be painful.
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1 thank

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Jun 11, 2013
Dr. Kwartler has provided many thoughtful answers to questions about ear/vestibular function. He has expertise in skull base/neuro-otology issues.
Apr 2, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
May 21, 2013
He is knowledgeable in his field and in cochlear impalnts
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! i got sick to my stomach on monday night before vomiting down to the bile i became very dizzy. even when i move from side to side i get
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you! I will see my family doctor soon! Antibiotics didn't work, and so she went to viral. Thank you, good to know I'm not crazy. (:
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you very much I didnt know what was going on. His head has been hurting since yesterday, so I will take him to the ER tomorrow.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UMDNJ-NJ Medical School
Graduated 1983MD

Residency

University Hospital NJ Medical School

Awards

Honor Award-American Academy Otolaryngology

Affiliations

AAO-HNS
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