Dr. Francine Samuels, MD

Dr. Francine Samuels, MD

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Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
43 y/o
(6)

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Dr. Francine Samuels, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Hackensack, NJ. She is 43 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.

Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology

155 Polifly Rd # 102

Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Samuels performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lactose Intolerance
normal
more than 80% of peers
Gastritis
normal
more than 68% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 56% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Samuels "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Nutrition
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pouchitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology 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.

Education

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Newyork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samuels has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Hackensack University Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 50 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Samuels is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Samuels' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samuels to family and friends
3.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Samuels' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

New York, NY |
Seems that whether your child is a new patient or an established patient they will not be able to schedule an appointment 4 at least 1 month. Even if you describe that your child is sick, vomiting, having painful episodes of diarrhea w/blood it just doesn't matter. You can call until your fingers...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Samuels accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Samuels has admitting privileges

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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