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Adam Barrison
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  • Gastroenterology
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Berkeley Heights Gastroenterology

1 Diamond Hill Road
Bensley Pavilion, 4th floor
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Abnormal weight loss
  • Abscess excision
  • Achalasia
  • Acute and chronic pancreatitis
  • Argon plasma coagulation hemostases of bleeding lesions
  • Bariatric surgery complications
  • Barrett's esophagus
  • Bile duct diseases
  • Biliary and pancreatic duct endoscopy (cholangioscopy and pancreatoscopy)
  • Biliary stricture
  • CT colonography
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Celiac disease
  • Celiac nerve block to treat pancreatic pain
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis problems
  • Chronic gallbladder inflammation
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Bleeding
  • Colon and rectal bleeding
  • Colon and rectum problems
  • Colon cancer
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Colon polyps
  • Colon resection
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Complete Colon polyp resection
  • Complications from bariatric surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's disease
  • Cyst excision
  • Digestive disease
  • Digestive problems
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duct blockage
  • Dysplasia
  • ERCP
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatography
  • Endoscopic management after gastric bypass surgery
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) and ablation for early GI tumors
  • Endoscopic retrograte cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for benign and malignant disease
  • Endoscopic therapies for Barrett's esophagus
  • Endoscopic treatment of gastric diseases
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) to diagnose and stage GI and bile duct and pancreatic cancers
  • Endoscopic ultrasound for staging and fine-needle aspiration
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Esophageal disease
  • Gallbladder problems
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal pain from malignancies
  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • IBD
  • IBS
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Interventional gastroenterology
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Lipoma excision
  • Liver disease
  • Neoplasm
  • Non-cancerous tumor
  • Obesity
  • Pancreas divisum
  • Pancreas surgery
  • Pancreas: benign and malignant tumors
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pancreatic cysts
  • Pancreatic diseases
  • Pancreatic duct endoscopy (pancreatoscopy)
  • Pancreatic insufficiency
  • Pancreatic pain from malignancies
  • Pancreatic pseudocyst drainage
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Polyp
  • Post-cholecystectomy complication
  • Radiofrequency ablation for Barrett's esophagus
  • Radiofrequency endoscopic resection for Barrett's esophagus
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Rectal cancer
  • Small bowel stenting
  • Stomach ulcers
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Viral hepatitis
  • acid reflux
  • appendicitis
  • bile reflux
  • bloating
  • childhood obesity
  • chronic vomiting
  • colon screening
  • colorectal cancer
  • constant hiccups
  • dark or black stool
  • double contrast barium enema
  • endoscopy
  • gastric cancer
  • gastric emptying scan
  • gastric manometry
  • gastrinomas
  • gi infection
  • helicobacter pylori
  • intestinal parasite
  • ischemic bowel disease
  • nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
  • nutritional deficiency
  • pernicious anemia
  • severe pain in mid to upper abdomen
  • stool analysis
  • upper gi endoscopy
  • vomiting blood

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, American Board of Internal Medicine

Medical School

  • New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Undergraduate

  • Columbia College, Columbia University, New York, NY

Residency

  • Internal Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Fellowship

  • Gastroenterology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

About Me

A gastroenterologist with Summit Health since 2001, Adam Barrison, MD, has expertise in celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, and colon cancer prevention. In addition to his duties as a physician, Dr. Barrison is Vice Chairman of the Summit Health Board of Directors. He also oversees the Summit Health Governance Committee and Retirement Committee. He has been a member of the Summit Health Board of Directors since 2007. At the leading edge of innovations in his field, Dr. Barrison regularly attends gastroenterology symposiums and conferences. He is the author or coauthor of articles and abstracts concerning a range of topics in gastroenterology. His articles and abstracts have been published in prestigious, peer-reviewed scientific journals such as American Journal of Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Evidence-Based Gastroenterology. He also has delivered local invited presentations in his field.

Dr. Barrison is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterologic Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American Medical Association, New Jersey Medical Society, and Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He has been featured in New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors" listings and Millburn-Short Hills magazine "Super Doctors" listings. He also has been listed in Castle Connolly's "America's Top Doctors" and Castle Connolly's "Top Doctors in the New York Metro Area." Dr. Barrison's Castle Connolly listings have been reprinted in Inside Jersey and US News and World Report.

A devoted father of two young children, Dr. Barrison spends time with his family when he is not working with his patients. His personal interests include travel and finance.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook 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
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors