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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
8 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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 14 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 (2014 - 2015)
Level II
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Lacara has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Monmouth Medical Center 
  • St Barnabas Medical Center 


  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Dena L Lacara DO is a female Family Practitioner, has 8 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Dena L. Lacara practice?
Dr. Dena Lacara has 2 office locations.
Dr. Dena Lacara practices Family Medicine near Verona, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Nutley, NJ.
See Verona Primary Care Doctors.