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About Dr. Jose A Contreras

Dr. Jose A Contreras, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hackensack, NJ. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Hospice & Palliative Medicine, Family Medicine and Pain Medicine. Dr. Contreras has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jose A Contreras is Good. Dr. Jose A Contreras has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Jose A Contreras is 2.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Pain And Palliative Medicine Institute

20 Prospect Ave Ste 602
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Specialties

Dr. Jose A Contreras has the following 3 specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Pain Medicine
  • Expertise

    3 Expertise

  • Acute Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Pain

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Reviews

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One Star

They boast they are a palliative care Center to manage serious illness. But only if that serious illness is cancer. If not then you are out of luck and the receptionists won't even let you have an appt even if you have 3 referrals for palliative care.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • Universidad Francisco Marroquin

    Graduated in 1999

  • The Brooklyn Hospital Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Jose A Contreras accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • 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
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Pain And Palliative Medicine Institute, 20 Prospect Ave Ste 602, Hackensack, NJ
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    Dr. Jose A Contreras is similar to the following 0 Doctors near Hackensack, NJ.