Dr. Brook DeJene, MD

Dr. Brook DeJene, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Brook DeJene, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Neptune, NJ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Haile Selassie U in 1983 and specializes in cardiac surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

1944 State Route 33 Ste 201

Neptune, NJ 07753

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Thoracentesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Haile Selassie U
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • U Kans
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University of Kansas Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. DeJene has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Amharic
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. DeJene's Reviews

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5.0

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Dr. Dejene performed my fathers quad bypass just after christmas 2015. My father asked me to leave this review for him and thank Dr. Dejene for saving his life. Though complications were ran into during the surgery, causing it to last hours longer than it should have, Dr. Dejene was able to correct...Read More
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10 years ago, this man saved my life. I was 23 years old and was in a head on car accident. My aorta tore, & I needed an aortic dissection. Only 5% of these cases make it to the hospital alive. Less make it through surgery. He went through my back so I didn't end up with a scar on my chest. Even...Read More
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Dr. Dejene saved my 32 year old sons life..It will be a day I will always remember. Not only did he code for 20 minutes he got him back but got him back all of the way..His experience and calmness and the staff identifying his valve was ruptured from a staff virus is the reason my son his here..I...Read More
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