Dr. James C. Salwitz, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 60

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Dr. Salwitz:

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Dr. Salwitz's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
1 Robert Wood Johnson Place
New Brunswick, NJ 08903

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Salwitz

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

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC, Central Jersey Division
Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC, Central Jerse
J2 Brier Hill Ct
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC, Central Jerse
454 Elizabeth Ave Ste 240
Somerset, NJ 08873
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    Dr. Salwitz's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Hematology

    Board Certifications

    • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Blood Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukemia
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mast Cell Diseases
    • Melanoma
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    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Salwitz

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rutgers Medical School
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Northwestern U/McGaw Med Ct
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Northwestern U/McGaw Med Ct
    Complete in 1984

    Fellowship Hospital

    Nih National Canc Institute
    Complete in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Salwitz & 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. Salwitz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Salwitz has admitting privileges:

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    • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

    • Saint Peter's University Hospital

  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. Salwitz

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salwitz to family and friends

    16 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Salwitz's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 15 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Salwitz
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Salwitz and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Salwitz accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC, Central Jersey Division
    Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC, Central Jerse
    J2 Brier Hill Ct
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    (732) 390-7750 (Office)
    (732) 390-7725 (Fax)
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    Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC, Central Jersey Division
    Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC, Central Jerse
    454 Elizabeth Ave Ste 240
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732) 390-7750 (Office)
    (732) 390-7725 (Fax)
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