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Dr. Omar Tamimi, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.2 (16)
Map Pin Small Toms River, NJ
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Omar Tamimi, MD

Dr. Omar Tamimi, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Toms River, NJ. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from St George's University and is affiliated with Ocean University Medical Center, Community Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus and Southern Ocean Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Tamimi an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Tamimi works at Practice in Toms River, NJ with other offices in Forked River, NJ and Brick, NJ. They frequently treat conditions like Diarrhea, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Constipation along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Tamimi's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Gastroenterologists of Ocean County PA
    477 Lakehurst Rd, Toms River, NJ 08755 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (609) 971-5949
  2. 2
    Office
    939 Lacey Rd, Forked River, NJ 08731 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (609) 971-5949
  3. 3
    Endoscopy Center of Toms River LLC
    473 Lakehurst Rd, Toms River, NJ 08755 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (732) 349-4422
  4. 4
    Shore Renal Care
    1617 Route 88, Brick, NJ 08724 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (732) 349-4422

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Ocean University Medical Center
  • Community Medical Center
  • Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus
  • Southern Ocean Medical Center

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Diarrhea
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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Constipation
Dysentery
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Abdominal Pain
Esophageal Varices
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anemia
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Ascites
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Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Dysphagia
Enteritis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis C
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Barrett's Esophagus
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Cirrhosis
Celiac Disease
Chronic Gastritis
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Dehydration
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Food Allergy
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Heartburn
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Malnutrition
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Peptic Ulcer
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenomegaly
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin_Deficiency
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.2
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    Based on 16 ratings
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    About Dr. Omar Tamimi, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1932148327
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • St Josephs Hospital Seton Hall University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • St George's University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY / NEW BRUNSWICK CAMPUS
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Omar Tamimi, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Tamimi is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Tamimi has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Tamimi has seen patients for Diarrhea, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Constipation, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Tamimi on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Tamimi. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tamimi.

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