Basil Yurcisin

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.69230769231 out of 5 with 14 ratings

Basil Yurcisin Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS, FASMBS

Basil Yurcisin Bariatric Surgeon Picture

10 yr Experience

10 yr in Bariatrics

10 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

10 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

90% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 16

Max Age of Patient is Any

Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch

Duodenal Switch



Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

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Michael L. Bilof
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Kelley Fairbairn
Practice Manager
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Michael Caromano
PA-C, Toms River
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Bella Baum
PA-C, Millburn
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Julie Mulch
Surgical Coordinator, Toms River
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Sharon Reed
Customer Service Coordinator, Millburn
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Brandy Fortes
Customer Service Coordinator, Toms River
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Allison Lorenzo
Billing Team
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Denise Ortega
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Customer Service Coordinator, Toms River
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Keisha Smith
Customer Service Coordinator, Millburn
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Dominga Thompson
Surgical Coordinator

  • About Me

    Garden State Bariatrics & Wellness Center is supporting efforts to slow the COVID 19 pandemic.  We are offering new patient visits and clinic follow-up visits via telemedicine. Please call 973-218-1990 for more information. 


    Dr. Basil Yurcisin, Bariatric Surgeon

    Basil Yurcisin, MD, FACS is a board-certified surgeon specializing in minimally invasive bariatric surgery with the Garden State Bariatrics & Wellness Center in New Jersey. He earned his Bachelor of Science (BS) at McKendree College, and his Doctor of Medicine (MD) at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Mercy Hospital, where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Yurcisin is fellowship trained in Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery through Duke University Medical Center, one of the world’s leading and most prestigious bariatric fellowship programs. He has also completed specialized training in Endoscopy and Laparoscopy, Advanced Laparoscopic Intestinal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Flexible Endoscopic Surgery, and Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery.

    Dr. Yurcisin is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and has been on the SAGES Technology and Bariatric Committees since 2010. He is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP), and is a Fellow of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons (FASMBS).

    As an accomplished bariatric surgeon, Dr. Yurcisin was awarded the Karl Storz/IRCAD Traveling Fellowship Award and has served as faculty for the ASMBS Advanced Laparoscopic Suturing and Skills Acquisition Lab, SAGES Advanced Laparoscopy Hernia Resident Workshop, and SAGES Learning Center Station Coordinator. Additionally, Dr. Yurcisin has authored many abstracts, book chapters, posters, and presentations.

    Bariatric Surgery in New Jersey with Dr. Yurcisin

    Dr. Yurcisin is known for his care and diligence in ensuring that his patients receive the best possible care. He has a kind and warm bedside manner and is an advocate for each patient on their journey to reclaiming their life. His ongoing support is always offered with a warm smile and a compassionate heart.

    Dr. Yurcisin is passionate about helping his patients overcome obesity and the comorbidities that often accompany the disease. He performs the Duodenal Switch, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, and Revisional Bariatric Surgeries.

    Weight Loss Surgery in North New Jersey with Dr. Yurcisin

    If you’re ready to take the next step to reclaim your health and are interested in more information about weight loss surgery in New Jersey with Dr. Yurcisin and the Garden State Bariatrics & Wellness Center team, we offer a free insurance check to find out if your insurance will cover weight loss surgery.

    If you have any questions about our bariatric program or would like to schedule your first consultation, we invite you to contact us through our website or call us directly. You can call our Millburn, NJ office at 973-218-1990, the Toms River, NJ office at 732-269-6800 or the Browns Mills, NJ office at 609-893-1200 x4727. 

  • Latest Reviews See all 14 reviews
    avatar Brenni76 on Jan. 13, 2017

    I had my surgery on December 7, and I couldn't say enough about how great Dr. Yurcisin and his staff are. They are all friendly, informative, and helpful. I felt supported every step of the way. Dr. Yurcisin has a great bedside manner and More...

    avatar jerseygirlxoxo on Sept. 9, 2016

    I am a Nurse and was referred to Dr Yurcisin by a colleague. Dr Yurcisin's credentials are far above many doctors in the Tri State Area. He is extremely knowledgeable and caring to his patients. He is younger than most physicians performing this surgery More...

    avatar GwendolynCar on Jan. 2, 2012

    My primary doctor referred me to Dr. Yurcisin - and Obesity Help website and the hospital affiliation. Dr. Yurcisin's knowledge and expertise, the entire team at the office and the comprehensive services offered at the office - and the total comfort are just a few of More...

  • Location
    225 Millburn Avenue
    Suite 204
    Millburn, NJ 07041

    Phone: 973-218-1990
    Fax: 973-218-1104
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