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About Dr. Ciro J Carafa

Dr. Ciro J Carafa, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lodi, NJ. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Rheumatology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Carafa has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

21 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ciro J Carafa is Great. Dr. Ciro J Carafa has been rated by 21 patients. From those 21 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ciro J Carafa is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Ciro J Carafa Md

120 S Main St
Lodi, NJ 07644
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Specialties

Dr. Ciro J Carafa has the following 2 specialties

  • Rheumatology

    A rheumatologist is a physician who has received extensive training in diagnosing and treating rheumatic conditions. Rheumatic conditions involve the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune system, vascular system, and connective tissues.
    Some of the conditions that rheumatologists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, sarcoidosis, vasculitis, and lupus. These are all conditions that involve a lot of pain and make mobility difficult. Rheumatologists use medications, such as analgesics, NSAIDs, steroids, DMARDs, infliximab, and adalimumab, as well as occupational therapy, in order to decrease pain and improve a patient's quality of life.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ciro J Carafa has the following 8 expertise

  • Gout
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Lupus
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Tendinitis

Dr. Ciro J Carafa has 0 board certified specialties

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Five Stars

Dr. Carafa has been taking care of me and my family for a very long time. He is a wonderful, caring, knowledgable doctor. You leave his office with all of your questions answered. His staff is very nice also. I would never think of going anywhere else.

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Five Stars

My family and i have been seeing dr Carafa for a very long time. He is the best doctor ever! He is compassionate and kind and does not rush you. We couldn't ask for a better doctor.

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Five Stars

very thorough and doesn't give you the bums' rush -- will answer any and all questions you ask...

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Saved my life

Provides very accurate diagnosis, immediate response, superior caring and expertise. He is well appraised with medications and the interactions of medications. He is honest, direct, reachable, compassionate, concerned with his patients and does not hesitate to refer when necessary. He provides great professional bedside attention, pulls no punches, no egotism, just sincerity and excellence for his patients. Top rating ***** I trust his medical diagnosis, treatment and judgement explicity, and I thank him for my life.

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Caring, compassionet, wonderful!

He took care of my husband when he was ill. When taking care of him he also was concerned with my well being as a care giver. He is the consument Dr., I don't know what we would do without him!!!!!!!!! !

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2010, 2011, 2013)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • Weill Cornell Medical College

    Graduated in 1977

  • Hahnemann University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ciro J Carafa accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER1
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Health Garden State
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Ciro J Carafa Md, 120 S Main St, Lodi, NJ
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