Dr. Dena L Lacara DO is a female Family Practitioner, has 8 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Dr. Dena Lacara has 2 office locations.
Verona Medical Assoc
271 Grove Ave
Ste A
Verona, NJ 07044

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dena Lacara is Good. Dr. Lacara has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
  • Currently 3.125 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.1
  • Currently 3.1111111111111 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Dena Lacara, DO is board certified in Family Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Lacara graduated from UMDNJ at Stratford. She has 3 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2012 - 2015)
Level I
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2012 - 2015)


Dr. Lacara has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Monmouth Medical Center 
  • St Barnabas Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Lacara accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 8 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 14 plans
  • Humana - 5 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans


  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Dena L. Lacara practice?
Dr. Dena Lacara practices Family Medicine near Verona, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Nutley, NJ.
See Verona Family Physicians.