Dr. Edward Licitra, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Licitra, MD
Dr. Edward J. Licitra is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. For more than 7 years, he has been treating patients in the central New Jersey community. Dr. Licitra received his PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey -- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where he served his residency in internal medicine. He then completed a fellowship in medical oncology at the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Dr. Licitra currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Regional Cancer Care Associates. He was selected as a "Top Doctor" in oncology and hematology by New Jersey Monthly magazine. While attending Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society. Dr. Licitra was selected as the Department of Internal Medicine Outstanding PGY2 Resident, and was the recipient of the Medical School Research Award. At MIT, he was selected as a Moore and Packard Predoctoral Fellow. He is currently a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Medical Society of New Jersey. Medical Education: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey -- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Residency: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey -- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Fellowship: Cancer Institute of New Jersey Board Certifications: Internal medicine, medical oncology Honors/Awards: "Top Doctor" New Jersey Monthly magazine; Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Department of Internal Medicine, Outstanding PGY2 Resident; Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Research Award, Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Medical Society of New Jersey Languages Spoken: English

J2 Brier Hill Ct

East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Contact Information

(732) 390-7750

Dr. Edward Licitra, MD

Dr. Edward Licitra, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Licitra

Dr. Licitra's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Licitra's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
0

Board Certifications

Dr. Licitra does not have any board certifications listed.

76

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • 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
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Melanoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

More

Read More
4

Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cancer Institute Of New Jersey
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Licitra has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Licitra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Licitra does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Licitra and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Licitra's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Licitra to family and friends
3.9
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Licitra's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Sayreville, NJ |
i have been going to Dr Licitra since January 2017 and my experiences have been very positive with him and all the staff supporting him. The staff go out of their way to make you feel at ease and make the best of your situation.
NJ |
Just plain NO! Arrogant and uncaring.
Have you seen Dr. Edward Licitra, MD?
Are you Dr. Licitra?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Licitra

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Licitra accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue 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
  • MagnaCare
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Licitra has admitting privileges

Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell
One Capital Way
Pennington, NJ 08534
View Hospital Profile
RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick
1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
View Hospital Profile
Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Oncology
(32)
Hematology
(9)
Hematology
(17)
Hematology
(15)
Hematology
(59)
Medical Oncology
(101)