Karl Strom, M.D.

Dr. Strom

Board Certifications:

American Board of Surgery


  • Bariatric Surgery – Gastric Band, Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • General Surgery


  • Top Doctor NJ Monthly 2007,  2008, 2009, 2010
  • Bariatric Center of Excellence ASBMS
  • Bariatric Surgeon
Proctor – INAMED Bariatric Band Course

Academic / Professional Affiliations: asset-center

  • American Society for Bariatric Surgery
  • Fellow, American Board of Surgery
  • American Medical Association
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • ASBMS Center of Excellence Surgeontop-docs-09


1100 Rt. 72 W., Suite 303, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
123 Highland Avenue, Suite 202, Glen Ridge, NJ  07028

Hospital Affiliation:

  • Mountainside Hospital, Montclair, NJ
  • Southern Ocean Medical Center, Manahawkin, NJ
  • Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel, NJ


  • New York Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College


  • Chief Resident, General Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College


  • MD, St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies.
  • MS, Montclair State University, Montclair.  NJ
  • BS, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.


  • Recanalization of an Esophageal Atresia Anastomosis by an Interventional Radiological Technique.
  • The Role of Laparoscopy in the Management of Retroperitoneal Tumors in Children.
  • Early Results of Robotics-Assisted Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass vs. Laparoscopic method.
  • Routine Hiatal Hernia Repair in Laparoscopic Gastric Banding