Dr. Christopher Pierson, MD

Dr. Christopher Pierson, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christopher Pierson, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in West Long Branch, NJ. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

241 Monmouth Rd Ste 202

West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Contact Information

(732) 923-9603

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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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

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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 Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney 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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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thrombolysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pierson to family and friends
2.4
based on 17 total reviews (3 with 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)

in Leonardo, NJ |
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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Middletown, NJ |
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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Asbury Park, NJ |
Takes time to explain details. Caring and excellent bed-side manner. Excellent physician.
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Visit Dr. Pierson

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pierson accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Pierson has admitting privileges

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
1945 State Route 33
Neptune, NJ 07753
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Riverview Medical Center
1 Riverview Plz
Red Bank, NJ 07701
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Bayshore Community Hospital
727 N Beers St
Holmdel, NJ 07733
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