Dr. Dennis Pfisterer Jr, MD

Dr. Dennis Pfisterer Jr, MD

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Dr. Dennis Pfisterer Jr, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Teaneck, NJ. Read his story

870 Palisade Ave Ste 205

Teaneck, NJ 07666

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Pfisterer Jr's Experience

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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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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Indigestion
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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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

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

Patient Comments (1)

in North Bergen NJ |
Excellent doctor. He takes care of the patient on a professional and personal level. I highly recommend him.
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Hospitals where Dr. Pfisterer Jr has admitting privileges

Holy Name Medical Center
718 Teaneck Rd
Teaneck, NJ 07666
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