Dr. Fern Gotfried, MD

Dr. Fern Gotfried, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. Fern Gotfried, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Whippany, NJ and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1980 and specializes in pediatrics.

91 S Jefferson Rd Ste 200

Whippany, NJ 07981

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Dr. Gotfried's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Thyroid
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Asthma
Ataxia
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Balanoposthitis
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Breast Diseases
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Canker Sore
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Common Cold
Constipation
Cough
Cystic Fibrosis
Dehydration
Dementia or Depression Screening
Dermatitis
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diarrhea
Dizziness
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Fever
Food Poisoning
Fungal Infections
Gait Abnormality
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gonorrhea Screening
Hair Loss
Headache
Hearing Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Sprain
HIV Screening
Hives
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Impetigo
Influenza (Flu)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Jock Itch
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lactose Intolerance
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Spasm
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nasopharyngitis
Nausea
Neck Muscle Strain
Newborn Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pediatric Obesity
Pediatric Overweight
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Pollen Allergy
Polyuria
Pregnancy Test
Proteinuria
Pulmonary Disease
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Reflux Esophagitis
Ringworm
Rosacea
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Secondary Hypertension
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sore Throat
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Swine Flu
Syphilis Screening
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tinea Versicolor
Tonsillitis
Torticollis
Tremor
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Warts
Wellness Examination
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Fern Gotfried, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Whippany, NJ and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1980 and specializes in pediatrics.

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education

1985
University Rochester Strong Meml Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1983
University Rochester Strong Meml Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
University Rochester Strong Meml Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
Medical School
1985
1983
1981
1980

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BEWARE of this practice and staff. It has been 10 months and we are still waiting for reimbursement for visits we were forced to pay out of pocket for our newborn (while waiting for our insurance to kick in retro to his date of birth). The practice has yet to resolve the situation after many calls...Read More
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My family has been with Dr Gotfried for 25 years! She is fantastic with kids of all ages and she takes time to talk with you so that you are not feeling rushed out of the office! The whole practice has great Dr's.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) 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
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO