Dr. Dr. Bruce W. Peters
Plastic Surgeon | Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery54 Bey Lea Rd Suite 3 Toms River NJ, 08753
Dr. Bruce W. Peters is an experienced facial plastic surgeon in Central New Jersey. His services include rhinoplasty, nasal surgery, laser genesis skin therapy, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, and ...
Education and Training
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree 1989
American Osteopathic Boards of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (AOBOO)
OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyABOto
Dr. Dr. Bruce W. Peters's Expert Contributions
Typically the recovery period after septoplasty surgery takes approximately 3 weeks with limitations in activities. However, postoperative discomfort is minimal. READ MORE
Yes. A light cast is placed on the bridge of the nose and is removed approximately one week after surgery. READ MORE
It is best to keep the nasal cast dry during the first week after surgery. READ MORE
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Clinical Associate Professor Thomas Jefferson University -
- Medical Director and Co-Manager Bey Lea Ambulatory Surgical Center -
- Reconstructive Surgery
- Hearing Loss
- Ear Wax
- University of Miami facial plastic and reconstructive surgery
- University of Miami
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Patient Experience with Dr. Peters
Get to know Otolaryngologist Dr. Bruce W. Peters, who serves patients throughout the State of New Jersey.
A New Jersey-based otolaryngologist with a passion for superior results and top-quality medical care, Dr. Peters sees patients at his private practice – Ocean ENT Otolaryngology – with offices in Manasquan and Toms River.
With his excellent results and sterling reputation, he commonly gets patients from all over the region. He has helped thousands of patients with their ear, nose and throat and facial plastic needs. He has a special interest in nasal surgery and thyroid disorders.
Graduating with his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Albright College, Dr. Peters earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1989. He completed his residency in otolaryngology at Thomas Jefferson University, and remains a Clinical Associate Professor at the institution.
Subsequently, he completed his fellowship in his sub-specialty interest of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Miami, under the tutelage of the internationally renowned master facial cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Robert L. Simons, who helped prepare him for clinical practice.
Following his training, the doctor attained board certification in otolaryngology and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery through the American Osteopathic Boards of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (AOBOO), which is a joint organization that provides board certification to qualified Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) who specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of the eye (ophthalmologists) and to qualified Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine who specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of the ears, nose, and throat (otolaryngologists).
Among his other roles, Dr. Peters is the Medical Director and Co-Manager of the Bey Lea Ambulatory Surgical Center, which serves as his outpatient and cosmetic surgical facility. He also has medical staff privileges at the Community Medical Center and Ocean Medical Center.
Otolaryngology is the oldest medical specialty in the United States. Otolaryngologists, also known as ear, nose, and throat doctors, specialize in disorders of the head and neck, ranging from hearing loss, to cancer.
On a more personal note, he enjoys family life with his wife, Carolyn, and their two wonderful daughters. He is an avid golfer and sport fisherman.
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