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Michael Beams
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  • Family Medicine
Not accepting new patients

Appointments: Call 732-388-7300


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67 Walnut Avenue Family Medicine

67 Walnut Avenue
Clark, NJ 07066
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • AWV
  • Allergies
  • Annual physicals
  • Annual visit
  • Annual wellness visit
  • Anxiety
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Behavioral health
  • Behavioral problems
  • Bronchitis
  • Chest pain
  • Cholesterol
  • Colds
  • Cough
  • Depression
  • Diet
  • Ear pain
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Flu
  • Headache
  • High blood pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Immunizations
  • Lifestyle medicine
  • Lower back pain
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Metabolic syndrome management
  • Nutrition
  • PCP
  • PE
  • Pink eye
  • Premenopause symptoms
  • Prevention
  • Preventive care
  • Preventive visits
  • Primary Care
  • Primary Care Provider
  • Primary Care Providers
  • Screenings
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Strep throat
  • Vaccinations
  • Vaccine
  • Vaccines
  • Well visits

Accepted Insurances

Always check with your health insurance carrier before scheduling any type of service. You can learn the details of your individual health insurance plan, including the amount of your copay, deductible, and coinsurance by visiting your health insurance company's website or by calling their customer service department. Click here to review our list of accepted insurance plans.

  • 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

  • Family Medicine, American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians

Medical School

  • College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines, IA


  • Biology, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ


  • Memorial General Hospital, Union, NJ

About Me

Michael E. Beams, DO, FACMQ, specializes in family medicine with a focus in sports medicine. In addition to his position at Summit Health, Dr. Beams is Associate Clinical Professor at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, and he is Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Rutgers University School of Medicine in Newark. He also is Associate Clinical Professor at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York City, and Associate Clinical Professor for the Seton Hall University Physician Assistant Program in South Orange, New Jersey.

Dr. Beams is a sports physician for Kean College, Cranford High School, Millburn High School, Clark High School, all located in New Jersey. He is Associate Program Director for the Atlantic Health System Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. Previously, Dr. Beams was a team physician for the World Wrestling Federation, the New Jersey Gems Women's Professional Basketball Team and Roselle Public School System.

Dr. Beams says, "My love of medicine began when I was working to become an Eagle Scout. I believe in treating each of my patients as a whole and partnering with them to help them achieve their health and health care goals."

A fellow of the American College of Medical Quality, Dr. Beams is a diplomate of the National Board of Examiners for Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons and American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, American Society for Sports Medicine, Union County Osteopathic Medical Society, American Society for Sports Medicine, and Cranford New Jersey Board of Health. Dr. Beams is Past President of the Union County Osteopathic Medical Society and Former Secretary of the Medical Inter-insurance Exchange of New Jersey.

When he is not working with his patients, Dr. Beams enjoys golf, raising orchids, and playing guitar.


Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook Medical Center