Michael D. Most, MD, FACS, is a general surgeon and head and neck surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at his private practice, Elite Surgical Services, in Chester, NJ. Furthermore, he has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Hospital, St. Clare’s Hospital, and Trinitas Regional Hospital. Dr. Most has an impressive professional journey and has expanse knowledge and unrivaled expertise in all facets of general surgery. He provides surgical services, such as acute care general surgery, emergency colon and rectum surgery, laparoscopic appendectomy, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, lipoma excision, thyroid surgery, and transoral robotic surgery. Dr. Most also provides surgery for benign and malignant oral cavity diseases, branchial cleft cysts, bowel obstructions, inguinal Hernias, malignant oral cavity diseases, parathyroid disease, salivary gland tumors, thyroglossal cysts, and ventral hernia.
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Education and Training
Technion Israel Institute of Technology Faculty of Medicine Medical Degree 0
American Board of Surgery
Dr. Michael D. Most, MD, FACS's Expert Contributions
Insurance companies will have you believe that any out-of-network (OON) provider will send you enormous bills and then place you into collections. This is a myth that I would like to debunk. All of us are subject to the insurance companies and their unscrupulous ways of doing business. Most...
Areas of expertise and specialization
- Melanoma, Cancer, Skin Cancer And More
- Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
- American Thyroid Association
- American Head and Neck Society
- New York Head and Neck Society
Dr. Michael D. Most, MD, FACS's Practice location
Get to know Surgeon Dr. Michael D. Most, who serves patients in Chester, New Jersey.
Dr. Most is a surgeon serving the Morristown area and the surrounding communities. He is in private practice with offices in Chester, NJ and is on staff at multiple area hospitals including Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Hospital, St. Clare’s Hospital, Trinitas Regional Hospital.
Dr. Most earned his medical degree from the Technion Israel Institute of Technology Faculty of Medicine. He went on to complete a residency at Beth Israel Medical Center in general surgery and a fellowship at the same venue in head and neck oncologic and microvascular reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Most is board certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery (ABS). The ABS is an independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1937 to provide board certification to individuals who have met a defined standard of education, training and knowledge in the field of surgery.
Surgery is a medical specialty that uses operative manual and instrumental techniques on a patient to investigate or treat a pathological condition such as disease or injury, to help improve bodily function or appearance or to repair unwanted ruptured areas. As a surgeon, Dr. Most is specialized in surgical techniques, including laparoscopic surgery, Acute care general surgery, head and neck surgery, and anterior spine access surgery.
During his time in the field, Dr. Most has treated hundreds of patients. He was recognized and awarded as a “Top Doctor” by New Jersey TopDocs in 2018.
- What are Cataracts: Get the Facts
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- What Is a Prefrontal Lobotomy?
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- What to Expect if You Need a Hysterectomy
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- Home Remedies To Help Appendicitis
Appendicitis is a serious condition that can cause severe harm to the body if not treated on time. Some of the common symptoms of appendicitis include abdominal pain, digestive upsets, nausea, vomiting and mild fever. Although there are both medicinal and surgical treatment options available to cure...
- What to Expect After a Cholecystectomy
In case you have problems with your gallbladder and there is a need for it to be removed, you will experience unusual and uncomfortable symptoms while trying to adapt to a new life without a gallbladder. Obviously, when your gallbladder is removed, bile can't be stored like before since it is meant...
- How to Prepare for a Tonsillectomy
What Is a Tonsillectomy?The tonsils are a very important part of your body. They are located in two glands at the back of your throat. In your younger years, they help produce antibodies that help you fight infections that attack your body. Sometimes, however, the tonsils themselves can get...