The Team

The surgical team of Thomas L. Bauer II, M.D., director of Thoracic Surgery at Jersey Shore University Medical Center and medical director of Thoracic Oncology, Ziad Hanhan, M.D., director of Thoracic Surgery for Bayshore Community Hospital and Riverview Medical Center, and Jennifer Sullivan, M.D., FACS, Thoracic Surgeon, has over 40 years of collective experience, and are participants in collaborative research and clinical trials. The surgical team has been recognized with awards such as “Top Doctors in Cancer” and has published in a wide range of journals including The New England Journal of Medicine, Nature, and Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

 

Watch Thomas Bauer, M.D., Medical Director, Thoracic Oncology at Meridian Cancer Care, discuss prevalence of lung cancer and early warning signs that should not go unnoticed or untreated.




Thomas L. Bauer, II M.D. 

Medical Director
Thoracic Oncology
Meridian Health

Director
Thoracic Surgery
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Ocean Medical Center

Specialties
Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications
Thoracic Surgery

Affiliations
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Ocean Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center
Bayshore Community Hospital
Southern Ocean Medical Center

Education & Training
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Residency: Jefferson Medical College
Fellowship: Jefferson University Hospital

Jersey Shore Medical Arts Building
1944 Route 33, Suite 202
Neptune, NJ 07753

Ocean Medical Center
Multi-disciplinary Cancer Care Center

Specialty Services Suite
425 Jack Martin Blvd.
Brick, NJ 08724

Office consultations by appointment only: 732-776-3690.


Ziad G. Hanhan, M.D.

Medical Director, Thoracic Surgery
Riverview Medical Center
Bayshore Medical Center

Specialties
Thoracic Surgery
Board Certifications
General Surgery
Thoracic Surgery

Affiliations
Bayshore Community Hospital
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

Education and Training
Medical School:
Saba University School of Medicine

Internship:
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Residency:
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Fellowship:
University of Illinois Chicago


Jennifer L. Sullivan, M.D., FACS

Specialties
Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications
General Surgery
Thoracic Surgery

Affiliations
Ocean Medical Center
Southern Ocean Medical Center
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Bayshore Community Hospital
Riverview Medical Center
Raritan Bay Medical Center

Education and Training
Medical School: University of MD School of Medicine
General Surgery Internship and Residency: Thomas Jefferson University
Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency: University of California-Davis Medical Center
Thoracic Surgery Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Hackensack Meridian – Thoracic Surgery – Brick
1610 Route 88, Suite 203
Brick, NJ 08724

Office consultations by appointment: 732-840-3337.

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