Bensley Pavilion, 2nd floor, 1 Diamond Hill Road, Berkeley Heights, NJ
Jeffrey Bauman, MD, is Department Chair of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Summit Medical Group and the Chief of Endocrinology at Overlook Medical Center. He was among the first physicians in the nation to receive ECNU, an advanced certification in thyroid/parathyroid ultrasound and ultrasound guided biopsy. He is one of the few endocrinologists skilled at in-office ultrasound for early detection of recurrent thyroid cancer. His refined approach to ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy results in minimal patient discomfort. He is also certified in bone density interpretation.
Dr. Bauman serves as the physician champion on the multi-disciplinary Diabetes: Together 2 Goal® campaign committee at Summit Medical Group. The campaign focuses on providing diabetes patients across the organization with the highest level of care to help them live longer, healthier lives. He advocates patient-centered care and says, "I believe each of my patients deserves to clearly understand their condition as well as decisions about treatment. It's important to me to answer my patients questions and address their concerns."
Dr. Bauman was born and raised in New Jersey, residing in Madison, NJ with his wife and two sons. He was a practicing pharmacist prior to attending medical school.
When he is not working with his patients, Dr. Bauman enjoys running, strength training, music, reading and spending active time with his boys. He includes running a marathon on his list of running awards.
Dr. Bauman has been featured in yearly New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors" listings since 2009.