Dr. Haleh Pazwash, MD

Dr. Haleh Pazwash, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Haleh Pazwash, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1997 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read her story

1124 E Ridgewood Ave Ste 203

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Contact Information

(201) 523-4141

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Pazwash's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pazwash "Dr. Haleh Pazwash is a gastroenterologist at Gastroenterology Associates of New Jersey (GANJ). She is double board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Gastroenterology. In addition to her position at GANJ, Dr. Pazwash is the Chairman of Endoscopy and a member of the medical board as Representative-at-Large at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ. Prior to her position at GANJ, Dr. Pazwash was in private practice and a partner at Gastrointestinal Associates, P.A. in Ridgewood, NJ. She also volunteered as an associate clinical professor at St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center in New York, NY. Dr. Pazwash completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center and a residency in internal medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She received her medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and her Bachelor of Arts from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. Dr. Pazwash has conducted extensive research, published articles and presented throughout the course of her career, primarily focusing on aspects of endoluminal gastroplication (ELGP). She has also given lectures on various gastrointestinal disorders and diagnostic procedures. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society for GI Endoscopy and the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy."

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

81  Conditions Treated

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10  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

  • Rutgers
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Thomas Jefferson U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Thomas Jefferson U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St Vincent's Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pazwash has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pazwash's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pazwash to family and friends
47 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Pazwash'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
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I scheduled a colonoscopy six months in advance and was then cancelled with only two days notice. I've cancelled clients in my personal business and this doctor has had no regard for the impact their change has on me. They refused to give me any reason for the change and was not able to give a...more
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Dr. Pazwash is both myself and my husbands doctor. She puts you at ease the minute she says - hello. I would highly recommend her!
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Dr. Pazwash is one of the best gastroenterologist I have ever dealt with. This doctor takes everything from the beginning to the end with always your health in consideration. Besides being my doctor I feel as if she's my friend lots of people won't go out of their way for you like she does. Every...more
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Highly recommended. She has made me feel so special and taken care of throughout my diagnosis with colitis. Quick and to the point- she doesn't waste time. Sent my whole family and boyfriend to her!
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Dr. Pazwash is a professional, caring and excellent physician who concentrates on her patients concerns. Highly recommended!
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