Dr. Dennis Pfisterer Jr, MD

Dr. Dennis Pfisterer Jr, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Dr. Dennis Pfisterer Jr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Teaneck, NJ. He specializes in family medicine.Read his story

870 Palisade Ave Ste 205

Teaneck, NJ 07666

Contact Information

(201) 836-1663

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Pfisterer Jr's Experience

Dr. Pfisterer Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Pfisterer Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pfisterer Jr "Dennis J. Pfisterer (Jr.) is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in general orthopedics. He focuses on treatment of the knees, hips, and shoulders, but also performs surgery on the hand, elbow, foot and ankle. He is pleased to offer patient's a multitude of nonsurgical and surgical treatment options including many new and innovative techniques, such as arthroscopic and endoscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, and anterior hip replacements. He grew up in Bergen County and was a three-year graduate of Ramsey High School. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from The College of the Holy Cross, in Worcester, Massachusetts. He went on to complete his medical training at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Following medical school, Dr. Pfisterer performed his orthopedic residency at WellSpan York Hospital, a busy level one trauma center in south-central Pennsylvania, as well as Sinai Hospital and University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, Maryland. He studied with some of the most well-known and best trained surgeons in the country, from Harvard, Duke, Johns Hopkins, The Mayo Clinic, Tampa General, and Harborview. He has been a contributing author to many scientific publications and has presented his work at national orthopedic meetings. Dr. Pfisterer (Jr.) met his wife, Edel, a fellow New Jersey native, at The College of the Holy Cross. They currently still reside in Bergen County, with their two young children, Norah and Seamus. He is an avid car and sports enthusiast, rooting for the Dallas Cowboys, New Jersey Devils, and New York Yankees."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pfisterer Jr "Northern Jersey Orthopedic Center (NJOC) is a small family run practice in Teaneck, NJ which has been open to the community since 1983. Originally a solo practice for many years, the family business is growing and we currently have three physicians in our office; Dr. Dennis L Pfisterer (Sr.), Dr. Dennis J. Pfisterer (Jr.), and Dr. Christine Pfisterer. We pride ourselves in delivering specialized and personalized care to all of our patients. Instead of focusing on volume, we concentrate all of our efforts on easy access to high quality care and immediate appointments, with no worries about time restraints for each visit. Here at NJOC, we get to know our patients and you will never feel like just another number in the crowd or statistic. There are also no physician assistants (PAs) or other medical staff members involved in your care, which means that in our office you be seen by your doctor and only by your doctor."
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pfisterer Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

104  Conditions Treated

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5  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.


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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Pfisterer Jr's Reviews

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Dr. Pfisterer Jr's Performance

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Patient Comments (1)

Excellent doctor. He takes care of the patient on a professional and personal level. I highly recommend him.
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