Dr. Claudine Sylvester, MD

Dr. Claudine Sylvester, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Claudine Sylvester, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in West Orange, NJ. She is 48 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

520 Pleasant Valley Way

West Orange, NJ 07052

Contact Information

(973) 453-3909

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Hysteroscopy
high
more than 87% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
normal
more than 54% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
normal
more than 26% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sylvester "To care for women in a friendly and comprehensive manner."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)

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

  • The George Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sylvester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sylvester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sylvester to family and friends
3.3
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Sylvester's Performance

Trustworthiness
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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Montclair, NJ |
I am very sad to be writing this review, as I had previously liked Dr Sylvester very much for her kind nature & thorough conduct as my doctor. Since originally meeting with her about 5 years ago, I don't know what has changed in her practice, but it isn't good. Her desk staff is rude &...more
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Dr. Sylvester accepts 9 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
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Sylvester has admitting privileges

Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd
Livingston, NJ 07039
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