Dr. Valerie Ablaza, MD

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery • Female • Age 53

37 N Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd
Livingston, NJ 07039
Saint Clare's Hospital/Dover General
400 W Blackwell St
Dover, NJ 07801

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  • Yes
37 N Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
The Plastic Surgery Group
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37 N Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
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    Dr. Ablaza's Experience

    Dr. Ablaza's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Abdominoplasty
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Breast Augmentation
    • Breast Lift Surgery
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
    • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
    • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
    • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
    • Facelift
    • Liposuction
    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
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    • Skin Aging
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    Background Check for Dr. Ablaza

    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

    Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Complete in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center
    Complete in 1996

    Fellowship Hospital

    Nashville Plastic Surgery
    Complete in 1997

    Undergraduate Schools

    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Ma
    Graduated in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ablaza & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ablaza's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Barnabas Medical Center

    • Saint Clare's Hospital/Dover General

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
    • 21 responses

    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ablaza to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    21 responses

    Dr. Ablaza's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    21 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    21 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    21 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. Ablaza

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    21 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    21 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    21 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

    21 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ablaza accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    Office Locations

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    37 N Fullerton Ave
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973) 233-1933 (Office)
    (973) 233-1934 (Fax)
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    The Plastic Surgery Group
    37 N Fullerton Ave
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973) 233-1933 (Office)
    (973) 233-1934 (Fax)
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