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About Dr. Howard E Kessler

Dr. Howard E Kessler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in West Orange, NJ, with other offices in Manalapan, NJ and Perth Amboy, NJ (and 1 other location). He has 49 years of experience. His specialties include Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology and Radiology. He speaks English.

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard E Kessler is Good. Dr. Howard E Kessler has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Howard E Kessler is 3.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Coy Garbarino & Wasserstein Mds

405 Northfield Ave Ste LL2
West Orange, NJ 07052
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Atrium Diagnostic Imaging

224 Taylors Mills Rd Ste 108
Manalapan, NJ 07726
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Perth Amboy Diagnostic Imaging

607 Amboy Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
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Radnet Union Imaging Center

3196 Kennedy Blvd Ste 3
Union City, NJ 07087
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Specialties

Dr. Howard E Kessler has the following 3 specialties

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.
    These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

  • Diagnostic Radiology

    Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
    Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • CT Scan
  • X-Ray
  • Cancer
  • Ultrasound
  • MRI
  • PET Scan

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  • Education

    49 Years Experience

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University

    Graduated in 1969

  • Queens Hospital Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Howard E Kessler accepts the following insurance providers.

  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
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