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Ronald S Chamberlain MD - Surgery-General - Livingston

Ronald S Chamberlain MD

Primary Specialties
  • Surgery-General
  • Surgery-Oncology
  • Affiliations
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center

    Primary Office

    Ronald S Chamberlain MD
    94 Old Short Hills Road
    Department of Surgery- Suite 1172
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    (973) 322-2471
    Monday thru Friday
    8am - 4pm

    Physician Information

    Dr. Chamberlain specializes in surgical oncology (cancer surgery) with a particular emphasis in upper gastrointestinal surgery (stomach, bile duct, gall bladder, duodenum, and liver and pancreas), sarcoma surgery, and advanced laparoscopic surgery. In addition to his duties as a surgical oncologist, Dr. Chamberlain serves as Surgical Director of Cancer Surgery Services at SBMC, surgical leader of the Cancer Committee, and chair of the Operating Room Committee. He has developed a multidisciplinary Gastrointestinal Cancer Center of Excellence at Saint Barnabas to meet the complex needs of these patients.

    Prior to joining the Saint Barnabas staff in 2004, Dr. Chamberlain served as Chief of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Program Director of the General Surgery Residency and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He has completed a Surgical Oncology Fellowship at the National Cancer Institute, a Hepatobiliary Surgery Fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and a Minimally Invasive Surgery Mini-Fellowship at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Chamberlain was named to the New Jersey, New York Metro Area, and New York Magazine Best Doctor’s list.

    In addition, he has published more than 75 peer reviewed publications, and has written or edited more than nine text books, including Hepatobiliary Surgery (with Dr. Leslie Blumgart) and The Surgical Intern Survival Guide that is used by interns and residents nationwide and is in its eleventh printing.

    Experience & Education

    Medical Education: George Washington University School of Medicine Washington, DC Doctor of Medicine (with Distinction), 1991 Alpha Omega Alpha University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA Woodrow Wilson School of Government Area of Study: Public Policy Masters in Public Administration (with Highest Honors), 1987 Dickinson College Carlisle, PA Majors: Biology & Philosophy Phi Beta Kappa Omicron Delta Kappa Magna cum laude

    Internship: George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, 1991—92 (General Surgery)

    Residency: George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, 1992—97 (General Surgery) CHIEF RESIDENCY George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, 1997—98 (General Surgery)

    Fellowship: Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mini-Fellowship Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2001 Hepatobiliary Surgery Fellowship Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1998—99 Surgical Oncology Fellowship National Cancer Institute, Natio

    Accepted Health Plans

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.
    • AARP Healthcare
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna US Health Care
    • Americhoice
    • Amerigroup
    • Amerihealth
    • Barnabas Employee Health Plan
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Federal Blue Cross PPO
    • HMO Blue - Medicare Blue
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Horizon Managed Care
    • Horizon NJ Health
    • Horizon PPO
    • Horizon Traditional/Indemnity
    • Local 1199
    • Magnacare/Magnet
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Qualcare
    • Tricare
    • United Health Care
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Emblem Health/GHI
    • Qualcare HMO
    • Qualcare PPO
    • United Community Plan
    • United Medicare