Dr. Denis Fitzgerald, MD

Dr. Denis Fitzgerald, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Denis Fitzgerald specializes in breast cancer, lung cancer, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and hemochromatosis, and is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. For more than 27 years, he has been treating patients in the greater Monmouth County area with offices in the Red Bank area, presently in Little Silver. Dr. Fitzgerald is actively involved in clinical research at Riverview Medical Center and is the principal investigator for cancer clinical trials. He is also a leading member of the Meridian Cancer Care Clinical Trials team. Dr. Fitzgerald is a medical director of the Cancer Center at Riverview Medical Center, Chairman of the Cancer Community, former Chairman of the Department of Medicine and Section Chief of the division of Hematology Oncology at Riverview. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Monmouth County Medical Society, and New Jersey State Medical Society. Dr. Fitzgerald has been recognized yearly by his peers for the past 12 years as one of the "Top Doctors" in multiple publications in the greater metropolitan area and in New Jersey for medical oncology and women's oncology.

180 White Rd

Little Silver, NJ 07739

Contact Information

(732) 530-8666

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Neutropenia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fitzgerald "Our practice believes in compassionate quality care for patients with cancer and blood disorders. We deliver state of the art care in a beautiful office setting close to home .All of our physician have extensive experience and received their training in renowned National Cancer Institute designated Cancer Centers."

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Urologic Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malignant Histiocytosis
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Plasmapheresis

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

  • Fordham University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital-Midtown
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital-Midtown
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fitzgerald's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fitzgerald to family and friends
4.2
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Fitzgerald's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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Dr Fitzgerald is an excellent Physican. He is very compassionate and caring with all his patients. My experiences with him have been excellent. He takes his time to ensure that all your questions are answered. I would highly recommend him
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Dr. Fitzgerald accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth PPO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Red Bank, NJ 07701
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