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Gary Kohn
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  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Cardiopulmonary Center
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Berkeley Heights Pediatric Pulmonology

1 Diamond Hill Road
Lawrence Pavilion, 2nd floor
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
United States

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140 Park Avenue Pediatric Pulmonology

140 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ 07932
United States

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75 E. Northfield Road Pediatric Pulmonology

75 E. Northfield Road
Livingston, NJ 07039
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Asthma
  • BPD
  • Breathing Therapy
  • Bronchitis
  • Chest X-ray
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • FEV1 test
  • Lung diseases
  • PET scan
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study (Polysomnography)
  • Wheezing
  • allergy testing
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • bacterial pneumonia
  • bronchodilator
  • bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • bronchoscopy
  • chronic inflammation of the airway
  • exercise-induced breathing problem
  • fluid in lungs
  • lung neuromusclar weakness
  • noisy breathing
  • oximetry
  • oxygen treatment
  • persistent coughing
  • pulmonary function test
  • rapid breathing
  • respiratory syncytial virus
  • respiratory tract disease
  • sleep breathing problem
  • spirometry
  • tightness in chest
  • tuberculosis
  • viral pneumonia

Accepted Insurances

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  • Aetna Medicare PrimeAetna Signature Administrators
  • HMO
  • Meritain
  • Open Access
  • POS
  • AHS - SMG is Tier 1
  • APCN - Aetna Premier Choice Network
  • Axcel Choice POS II
  • Axcel Open Access
  • Choice POS II
  • EPO Select
  • HNO - Health Network Option
  • Liberty - SMG is Tier 1
  • Medicare Advantage - HMO, PPO
  • Choice
  • PPO
  • Signature PPO
  • Assure Premier Plus
  • EPO
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • POS
  • Open Access
  • Open Access Plus
  • Local Value
  • Tiered Advantage
  • Advantage
  • HMO Plus
  • POS Plus
  • Regional Preferred
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Horizon BCBS NJ
  • Empire/Anthem BCBS PPO
  • Federal Program
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Out-of-State BCBS PPO Blue Card
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • Open Access
  • Cigna Health Plan (CHP)
  • Choice Fund
  • Indemnity
  • International
  • Open Access Plus
CHN - Consumer Health Network
Clover Medicare Advantage
  • All Plans
Coventry Health Plans
First Health
  • All Plans with First Health Logo
Humana Medicare Advantage
  • PPO
  • Traditional Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Medicare Advantage PPO
  • All plans PPO
  • Multiplan/PHCS logo on card - PPO
Oxford Healthplan
  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • OSCAR NJ Individual and Family Plan
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • PPO
  • EPO
  • Community Care Network
  • Emblem Health (with Qualcare logo)
  • HIP Prime (with Qualcare logo)
  • Traditional Plan
United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete - HMO, PPOChoice
  • Choice Plus
  • HMO
  • Navigate - EPO, HMO, POS
  • PPO

Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, and Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

Medical School

  • University of Health Sciences / The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL


  • Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC


  • Pediatrics, University of Chicago Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL


  • Pediatric Critical Care, Long Island Jewish Medical Center Schneider Children's Hospital, New Hyde Park, NY
  • Pediatric Pulmonology, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

About Me

Gary L. Kohn, MD, FAAP, FACCP, specializes in pediatric pulmonary and critical care medicine. Dr. Kohn's expertise includes lung diseases in infants, children, and adolescents such as asthma, cough, pneumonia, wheezing, difficulty breathing during exercise, shortness of breath, lung disease associated with premature birth, neuromuscular weakness, and genetic disorders. He also evaluates children who snore and have sleep disturbances.

In addition to his position at Summit Health, Dr. Kohn is an attending physician in pediatric critical care medicine at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey. He also provides inpatient pediatric pulmonary consultations at Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center. Dr. Kohn is Assistant Clinical Professor at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick.

From 2006 until 2014, Dr. Kohn practiced privately with Pulmonary and Allergy Associates in Summit, New Jersey. He has been an attending physician in pediatric critical care medicine for Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, New Jersey.

Dr. Kohn says, "Some of my family members were physicians, dentists, and social workers whose positive effects on other people inspired my interest in medicine." He adds, "My goal is to provide the best pediatric pulmonary medicine in the region. My approach includes friendly, responsive, effective communication with my patients, their parents, and their primary care providers."

A sought-after speaker, Dr. Kohn has delivered local, regional, and national invited presentations and medical grand rounds on asthma and pediatric critical care. He is the coauthor of articles and abstracts that are published in prestigious, peer-reviewed scientific journals, including Chest, American Journal of Respiratory Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Kohn is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and American College of Chest Physicians and he is a member of the American Thoracic Society. He is a recipient of the Morristown Medical Center Department of Pediatrics Teaching Attending Physician of the Year Award. Dr. Kohn is featured in listings for Castle Connolly "Top Doctors in the New York Metro Area," New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors," and New Jersey Family "New Jersey's Favorite Kids' Docs."

When he is not working with his patients, Dr. Kohn enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, cycling, and building furniture.


Hospital Affiliations

  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Overlook Medical Center
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2018
  • Top Doctors Inside Jersey 2018
  • Top Doctors 2017
  • Inside Jersey Top Docs 2017
  • Top Doctors 2016
  • Top Doctors 2015
  • Top Doctors 2014
  • NJ Fave kids doc
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors

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