Dr. Carrie Edelman, MD

Dr. Carrie Edelman, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carrie Edelman, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Brick, NJ. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

1640 Route 88 Ste 203

Brick, NJ 08724

Contact Information

(856) 424-5005

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
63

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Temple University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edelman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edelman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edelman to family and friends
3.1
based on 21 total reviews (8 with comments)
Dr. Edelman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
Jackson, NJ |
called for an appointment and had to leave a message. No one called back. Called again and was told they could give me an appointment in May (this is November). I'm already diagnosed with a disease and they want me to wait 6 months. Terrible. Look elsewhere for a good doctor who cares.
in Toms River, NJ |
I was a first time patient and I was in a lot of pain. I was very unhappy about the way I was treated. She has no warmth, no caring, no bed side manner and dimmisive. I waited 3 months to get appt. and got no help from her. My eye doctor and primary doctor cared more about my health than she did. I was sent for blood work and told everything is fine. I am not fine. I am in pain. then told to come back in 3 months. for what. she didn't help me this time. I would not recommend her. disappointed
Lakewood, NJ |
I liked Dr. Edelman, didn' t jump on the prescription band right away, wanted to monitor me for a couple of months, but after my blood work came back she stated I had to take care of that problem and then return to her for the treatment of my original visit. I like her
Barnegat, NJ |
Don't expect any warmth from her. She is dismissive and there are plenty of other doctors who are just as educated but actually try and care.
in Toms River, NJ |
The staff is very friendly and helpful. Dr. Edelman is kind, attentive, empathetic, and takes the necessary time with you to get the whole story. She listens. She is gentle knowing you're already in pain and validates that fact. I had the best experience with her, and trust that she'll get to the bottom of my pain issues.
Brooklyn, NY |
Dr Edelman does not return phone calls! Not even to other to Dr's! Our neurologist has had two calls out to her, and for over a week now. There is issue involving dosage of medication that she needs to weigh in on and she has not even answered him back. This is outrageously unprofessional. I would not recommend her. Especially if you are looking for a concerned Dr with a good bed side manner.
Toms River, NJ |
When I first saw Dr. Edelman, I could hardly walk. I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. I completely trust all that she has done for me. I would highly recommend Dr. Edelman.
Lakewood, NJ |
On February 2nd I was told 1st appoint was MAY!
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Dr. Edelman accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Edelman has admitting privileges

Monmouth Medical Center- Southern Campus
600 River Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
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Ocean Medical Center
425 Jack Martin Blvd
Brick, NJ 08724
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