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Specialties & Research
Dr. Melvin Polkow, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, and Pulmonary Disease.
- He has special expertise in 3 areas:
- Pulmonary Fibrosis
Education & Awards
Dr. Polkow graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 3 awards.
Dr. Polkow has 2 hospital affiliations:
- Hackensack University Medical Center
- Pascack Valley Hospital
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Melvin Samuel Polkow MD is a male Internist and practices in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine.
- Where does Dr. Melvin S. Polkow practice?
- Dr. Melvin Polkow has 1 office location.
Dr. Melvin Polkow practices Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine near Hackensack, NJ.
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