Dr. Bauer graduated from the University of Vermont cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical degree from New York University Medical School in 1967. Dr. Bauer went on to complete six years of residency at Mount Sinai in 1973. He was a Major in the United States Air Force and Chief of Surgery at Rickenbacker Air Force Base from 1974 to l975. Dr. Bauer returned to the attending staff at The Mount Sinai Hospital in 1975. Currently Dr. Bauer is Clinical Professor of Surgery. Areas of specialization are gastrointestinal (colorectal) abdominal wall and minimally invasive abdominal surgery.
In the News
Dr. Bauer discusses Crohn's Disease in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up.
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- Colorectal Cancer
- Colorectal Resection
- Crohn's Disease
- Groin Hernia
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Ulcerative Colitis
Physician of the Year Award
NY Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
Robert Paradny Award for Outstanding Surgical Attending
Teacher selected by Surgical Chief Residents
Top 100 Doctors: Minimally Invasive
New York Magazine
Best Doctors in New York
New York Magazine
Phi Beta Kappa
Top Doctors: New York Metro Area
American Biographical Society
Guide to America's Top Surgeons
America's Top Doctors
One Thousand Great Americans
International Biographical Centre
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Bauer during 2019 and/or 2020. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- Kinetic Concepts Inc.(KCI)
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