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Dr. Robert George Lahita MD and PHD is a male Rheumatologist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Rheumatology.
Dr. Robert Lahita has 3 office locations.
Weequahic
201 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ 07112

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Lahita is Excellent. Dr. Lahita has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Lahita, MD, PHD is board certified in Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Endocrinology
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Vasculitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Lahita graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Autoimmune Diseases
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Lahita has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • St Vincent's Midtown Hospital 
  • Monmouth Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 2 plans
  • AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Medicare - 1 plan

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Robert G. Lahita practice?
Dr. Robert Lahita practices Rheumatology near Newark, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: New York, NY.
See Newark Rheumatologists.