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⭐️ Brett M. Opell, MD

New Jersey Urology
Office 700 N. Broad Street Suite 202 Elizabeth NJ 07208 Office 1600 St. Georges Avenue Suite 111 Rahway NJ 07209 Work Phone: 908-289-3666 Work Fax: 908-289-0716 Work Phone: 732-499-0111 Website:
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Biographical Info

Specialty: Urology
Board Certification: American Board of Urology
Medical School: Thomas Jefferson University
Internship: Georgetown University Medical Center
Residency: Georgetown University Medical Center
Professional Affiliations:American Urological Association, Medical Society of New Jersey
Publications/Awards: B. Opell, J. Zheng, J. Bauer, W. Zhang, I. Sesterhenn, R. Connelly, J. Moul, S. Mun, and J. Lynch. “Investigating the Disruption of Prostate Cancer Using Three-Dimensional Computer Simulation.” Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases (2002)5 p. 204-208A. Joel, B. Opell, D. Gibbons, and J. Pahira. “Efficacy and Safety of Ureteroscopy with Holmium Laser Lithotripsy for Pediatric Stone Disease.” Abstract accepted and presentation given at 59th annual meeting of the Mid-Atlantic section of the AUA, October 14-17, 2001
B. Opell, A. Joel, and D. Gibbons. “Spontaneous Perforation of a Bladder Diverticulum in a Child with Occipital Horn Symdrome.” Submitted to Journal of Urology for review.

Specialty: Urology