Michelle  Bender, MD, FAAP

Bender, Michelle, MD, FAAP

Specialty:

Pediatrics / Adolescent Medicine

I am accepting new patients.

Phone number:

973-379-2488

Online Access:

I am not accepting e-mail or online appointment requests.

BS:

Tufts University, Medford, MA

MD:

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY

Residency:

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY

Board Certification:

American Board of Pediatrics

Affiliations, Associations, and Partnerships:

Overlook Medical Center

Michelle Bender, MD, FAAP, joined Summit Medical Group in 1996. Dr. Bender is Former Chair of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at the Group.

Dr. Bender says, "Since I was little I have known that I wanted to be a physician who works with children. I enjoy developing plans that are tailored to and meet the needs of each of my patients and their families. In addition to giving practical advice, I strive to provide comprehensive care for each of our families."

Dr. Bender is a board member for Intensive Therapeutics, a nonprofit, charitable organization that provides group and individual occupational therapy for children with special needs. She has been featured in the New Jersey Family "New Jersey's Favorite Kids' Docs" listings.

When she is not working with her patients, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. She also enjoys reading, cycling, and traveling.