Dr. Denis Fitzgerald, MD

Dr. Denis Fitzgerald, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Denis Fitzgerald, MD is an oncology specialist in Little Silver, NJ and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

180 White Rd

Little Silver, NJ 07739

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas

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

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Dr. Fitzgerald's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fitzgerald "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."
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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."

7  Specialties

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

3  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*

104  Conditions Treated

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4  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.


  • 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

Dr. Fitzgerald has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fitzgerald's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fitzgerald to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Fitzgerald's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Fitzgerald is very knowledgeable and takes whatever time you need to answer questions. He will explain as much of the science as you would like to know. For me this was a big help to understanding what was happening in my body and my treatment. He is a very intelligent, very nice man. Just the...more
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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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