Howard  Guss, DO

Howard Guss, DO

Specialty: Gastroenterology
Accepting New Patients
Gastroenterology - Ocean

3200 Sunset Ave Ste 208
Ocean, NJ 07712

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About Provider Howard Guss, DO:

New Jersey gastroenterologist Dr. Howard N. Guss is dual Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology with extensive expertise in conducting Colon Cancer Screenings and treating Barrett’s Esophagus. He is one of the first gastroenterologists in New Jersey to provide Barrx Halo ablation, an advanced Endo Luminal Therapy for treating Barrett’s esophagus. Dr. Guss is active in clinical research which allows him to offer his patients access to state-of-the-art treatments. He has conducted research in a variety of areas including Barrett’s, reflux, Irritable Bowel Syndrome as well as Hepatitis C.

Dr. Guss’s personalized approach to care and exceptional diagnostic skills have been hallmarks of his practice for almost three decades and are backed by impressive credentials. He is a diplomat of the American Board in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. In addition, he has been honored as a Fellow of the American Gastroenterology Association (AGAF) which honors superior professional achievement. Dr. Guss also has received the honor of being a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP). This recognition represents the pinnacle of integrity, professionalism and scholarship. Dr. Guss is also a member of numerous professional societies, including the American College of Physicians, American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterology Association and the New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons. He has been recognized by numerous online medical review sites, including’s “Compassionate Doctor Certificate” for treating his patients with the utmost kindness. Additionally, he was awarded their “Patient’s Choice Recognition” for the difference as a physician he makes in the lives of his patients

Dr. Guss is the Medical Director at Advanced Endoscopy & Surgical Center, a premier AAAHC and Medicare-certified and New Jersey-licensed ambulatory surgical facility in Eatontown, where he performs colonoscopies and other diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. In addition, he served as Chief of Gastroenterology for a medical group for more than twenty years. Dr. Guss is also Chief of Endoscopy at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, one of the regions premier medical centers, where they use innovative medical and surgical treatments and the latest diagnostic treatments to treat the full range of digestive diseases.

Community minded, Dr. Guss, an Eagle Scout himself, served as a Cub Scout Assistance Cub Master and as well as an Assistant Scout Master for the Boy Scouts in his hometown. He is an avid Yankees fan and enjoys playing competitive tennis and spending time with his wife, daughter and son.

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Languages Spoken: English
Gender: Male

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  • Undergraduate & Graduate
    • New York Institute of Technology, BS: 1987
  • Medical Education
    • New York Institute of Technology, BS: 1987
  • Internship
    • The Methodist Hospital 1991
  • Residency
    • Long Island College Hospital 1996
  • Fellowship
    • Morristown Memorial Hospital 1994
  • Board Certifications
    • Diplomat, ABIM, Gastroenterology; Diplomate, ABIM, Internal Medicine
Hospital Affiliations:
  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center; Monmouth Medical Center
Professional Affiliations:
  • FACP: Fellow, American College of Physicians; AGAF: Fellow, American Gastroenterology Association; AOA: American Osteopathic Association; NJAOP: New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons; NYSGE: New York Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy