Dr. Christopher Pierson, MD

Dr. Christopher Pierson, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Christopher Pierson, MD is a cardiology specialist in West Long Branch, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from New York Univ Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

241 Monmouth Rd Ste 202

West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Pierson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Syncope
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Pierson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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11  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

  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pierson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pierson's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pierson to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Pierson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Pierson corrected a problem caused by another doctor. He is the best cardiologist in NJ. If you have a heart problem this is the only doctor you should see.
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We have been patients of Dr Pierson for 18 years and remain delighted by his friendly manner, and lovely office staff. Highly recommended.
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Takes time to explain details. Caring and excellent bed-side manner. Excellent physician.
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