Dr. Joseph Polcaro, DO

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Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine • Male • Age 51

201 Lyons Ave Ste L4
Newark, NJ 07112
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Newark Beth Isrl Med Ctr OB/GYN
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Newark, NJ 07112
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    Dr. Polcaro's Experience

    Specialties

    • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • C-Section
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Sympathectomy
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Breech Position
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Chlamydia Infections
    • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Gonorrhea Infections
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
    • Hemorrhoids
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Maternal Anemia
    • Miscarriages
    • Multiple Gestation
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Placenta Previa
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    • Preeclampsia
    • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
    • Septal Defect
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Syphilis Infections
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Thalassemia
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
    • Yeast Infections
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    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

    Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Polcaro & Staff

    • English
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    Newark Beth Isrl Med Ctr OB/GYN
    201 Lyons Ave Ste L4
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973) 926-7342 (Office)
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