Dr. Bessie M. Sullivan, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Female • Age 73

35 Progress St Ste A2
Edison, NJ 08820
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Dr. Sullivan:

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Dr. Sullivan's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Raritan Bay Medical Center
530 New Brunswick Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sullivan

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Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Sullivan's Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Allergy & Immunology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
    1
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hives
    • Hypogammaglobulinemia
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
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    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rash
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Vasculitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Sullivan

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 1967

    Internship Hospital

    Roosevelt Hospital
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    Roosevelt Hospital
    Complete in 1970

    Fellowship Hospital

    New York University Med Center
    Complete in 1974
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sullivan & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Sullivan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Raritan Bay Medical Center where Dr. Sullivan has admitting privileges:

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    • Raritan Bay Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sullivan

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sullivan to family and friends

    7 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Sullivan's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Sullivan
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    What insurance does she accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Amerihealth
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Emblem Health
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • QualCare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Arthritis Allergy and Immunology
    35 Progress St Ste A2
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908) 753-1133 (Office)
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    37 Progress St
    Edison, NJ 08820
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    Dr. Sullivan's Office & Staff
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Sullivan
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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