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Yong Kwon
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  • Gastroenterology
  • Advanced Gastrointestinal (GI) Interventional Endoscopy
Accepting new patients

Locations

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150 Park Avenue Gastroenterology

150 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ 07932
United States

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123 Highland Avenue Gastroenterology

123 Highland Avenue
Suite 103
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
United States

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75 E. Northfield Road Gastroenterology

75 E. Northfield Road
Livingston, NJ 07039
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Abdominal pain and bloating
  • Abnormal weight loss
  • Achalasia
  • Acute and chronic pancreatitis
  • Acute pain
  • Advanced Endoscopy
  • Alternative medicine
  • Analgesics
  • Anticonvulsant therapy
  • Anxiolytics
  • Arthritis pain
  • Bariatric surgery complications
  • Barrett's esophagus
  • Barrett’s Esophagus and ablation of Barrett’s
  • Biliary stricture
  • Biofeedback
  • C. difficile infection
  • CRPS
  • Celiac disease
  • Central pain syndrome
  • Cholecystitis
  • Chronic constipation
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Chronic gallbladder inflammation
  • Chronic pain
  • Colon Bleeding
  • Colon and rectal bleeding
  • Colon cancer
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Digestive disease
  • Digestive problems
  • Disorders of the Esophagus
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duct blockage
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysplasia
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Epidural steroid injection
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Esophageal motility disorders
  • Esophageal strictures
  • Facet joint injections
  • Family history of colon cancer and other cancers
  • Gallbladder cancer
  • Gallbladder cancer / carcinoma
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric cancer
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroesophageal reflux and heartburn
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal pain from malignancies
  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
  • General Gastroenterology
  • Genetic syndromes with risk of colon cancer
  • H. Pylori infection
  • IBD
  • Indigestion
  • Infections of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Intrathecal drug delivery implant
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Other Conditions
  • Joint pain
  • Leg pain
  • Long-term pain
  • Lower back pain
  • Migraine
  • Multidisciplinary treatment of colon cancer
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Neck pain
  • Neoplasm
  • Nerve damage
  • Neurologic pain
  • Neurolytic blocks
  • Non-cancerous tumor
  • Orthopedic pain
  • Orthopedic pain management
  • Pancreas divisum
  • Pancreatic cysts
  • Pancreatic diseases
  • Pancreatic insufficiency
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Phantom limb pain
  • Pinched nerve
  • Polyp
  • Post-cholecystectomy complication
  • Postoperative pain
  • Psychological support
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Rectal cancer
  • Removal of colon polyps
  • Sciatica
  • Screening for colon polyps and prevention of cancer
  • Screening for esophageal cancer
  • Short-term pain
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  • Somatic pain
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Spine pain
  • Tissue damage
  • Transcutaneous electrical stimulation
  • Tricyclic antidepressant therapy
  • Upper back pain
  • Zenker’s Diverticulum

Accepted Insurances

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Aetna
  • 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
AmeriHealth
  • 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
Cigna
  • 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
Medicare
  • Traditional Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Medicare Advantage PPO
Magnacare
  • All plans PPO
Multiplan/PHCS
  • Multiplan/PHCS logo on card - PPO
Oxford Healthplan
  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Advantage
OSCAR
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • OSCAR NJ Individual and Family Plan
  • OSCAR NJ PPO Plan
Qualcare
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • PPO
  • EPO
  • Community Care Network
  • Emblem Health (with Qualcare logo)
  • HIP Prime (with Qualcare logo)
Tricare
  • Traditional Plan
United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete - HMO, PPOChoice
  • Choice Plus
  • HMO
  • Navigate - EPO, HMO, POS
  • NY SHIP
  • PPO

Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Medical School

  • University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Undergraduate

  • History, Cum Laude, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

  • Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI

Fellowship

  • Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

About Me

Yong M. Kwon, MD, specializes in general gastroenterology, including inflammatory bowel disease, colon cancer screening, pancreas disease, liver disease, bile duct disease, and intestinal disease. He has expertise in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic treatment of Barrett's esophagus, gastrointestinal stenting, feeding tube placement, and nonsurgical management of hemorrhoids.

Dr. Kwon has practiced with Gastroenterology Group of New Jersey since 2012. He is the author or coauthor of articles and studies that are published in peer-reviewed scientific journals, including Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Surgical Endoscopy, and European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Dr. Kwon is the recipient of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center John R. Mendelsohn Outstanding Teaching Fellow Award and the University of Michigan Hospitals Bruce A. Jones Outstanding House Staff Spirit Award.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • HUMC Mountainside
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center