Dr. James McGinty Jr, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 51

Dr. McGinty Jr
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Englewood Health Bariatric and General Surgery

97 Engle St Englewood, NJ 07631

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Dr. James McGinty Jr, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Englewood, NJ. He is affiliated with Englewood Hospital And Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. McGinty Jr to book an appointment.


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Dr. McGinty Jr's Reviews

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4.7

Based on 42 ratings

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Excellant, everything explained very well.
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Best doctor I have known. Great bedside manner, very caring. His staff top shelf. Thanks Doc.
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Jesus lopez – Jan 07, 2021
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Great doctor- terrific bedside manner, my post-op experience after a hernia operation was unbelievable. No pain, not sore, and incredibly comfortable from day one. I highly recommend Dr. McGinty!!
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Dec 11, 2020
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Dr. McGinty was very nice, thorough and patient in explaining my diagnosis so that I fully understood my condition. He recommended against surgery, but if I had needed it, I would be confident going with him. Office staff all very nice.
What went well
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Nov 21, 2020
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Dr. McGinty and his staff are beyond wonderful. Dr.McGinty is not only an outstanding surgeon, but in addition he is kind, compassionate and has a great sense of humor. He is never in a hurry and spends extra time explaining everything and answering all questions. His staff is also patient and caring.I am very grateful for the care I received and I highly recommend him.
What went well
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Linda Fechter – Nov 09, 2020
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I have been Dr. McGinty patient for the passed 12 years, I would not trust anyone else. He is very understanding, professional and knows what’s best for you.
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Magdalena – Oct 20, 2020
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Dr. McGinty took his time to explain everything that was going on with me and exactly how to alleviate my health issues. He was patient and kind and showed compassion. I highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Oct 13, 2020
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Explained reason for surgery Answered all questions
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Oct 08, 2020
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I am blessed to have have found a doctor so caring, compassionate, patient, excellent bed side manner, and overall a genuine professional! I never feel rushed or that my questions are silly. I felt beyond comfortable trusting him with my health & Bariatric surgery! I say this to everyone who asks me about my surgeon and my answer is always, I just want to hug him :)
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Valantina Zakaria – Sep 25, 2020
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Recently had Umbiical Hernia Repair, besides the fact that he's just a great guy and explained everything to me start to finish, he did a great job. It's been two weeks since the surgery. I went into see him. No pain, he took off the bandage and there is barely anything there. I feel great and am getting back to my very active routine. I recommend him highly, had an incredible experience!
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Haim Chasman – Mar 13, 2020
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Dr. McGinty is an amazing man. He fix me up and gave me my life back. He is by far, the best surgeon in my book. His bedside manner, and skills are amazing and could not ask for a better surgeon to put me back together. Thank you Dr. McGinty for saving me. Kerri Ann
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Mar 06, 2020
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Very professional,patience and explain everything very clearly answers all my questions and concerns. Listens to my concerns and give advises.
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Brenda G. – Feb 26, 2020
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Excellent physician. Personable and professional. Great staff too.
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Steven – Nov 23, 2019
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Based on prior recommendations from his collegues I was not surprised to find Dr. McGinty very well versed in his specialty. He not only fully explained the differences between the various types of bariatric procedures but also gave insight as to why certain procedures may be better for some based on age, physical condition, and other existing medical conditions. In addition he offered realistic expectations as to the improvement in quality of life I could expect based on my personal situation, rather than saying "it would solve all my other health issues" as some have said. All in all it was a great experience and pleasure speaking with him and I have complete confidence in his handling of my case.
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Howard Donovan – Nov 04, 2019
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Dr. McGinty is excellent. He has a wonderful bedside manner, explains things thoroughly, and is very patient. His office staff is also wonderful.
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Nov 01, 2019
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This was hands down the most attentive kind smart doctors appt I've ever had. Dr m is a complete professional a kind heart an attentive professional and a pleasure to do business with. I will recommend him highly. He speaks well of englewood hospital and is proud of his team and staff. Pleasure to know him and I feel confident in all to follow. We need more doctors and professionals like this in the world. His staff was also kind attentive and lovely
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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  • Explained conditions well
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Wayne Scot Lukas – Aug 23, 2019
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Excellent surgeon and very compassionate He will explain in detail all the information you need You will it be disappointed
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Elaine in Englewood – Aug 03, 2019
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I had a great experience with Dr. McGinty and his staff. Highly recommend him for a consultation and surgery if required. I had surgery and it went very well. I was nervous about the surgery but he explained the procedure in detail and made me feel comfortable before moving forward.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Jul 18, 2019
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I went for a follow up visit. Dr Mcginty checked me and we had a discussion on how to get back to my normal routine. He listens to you and answers any concerns you may have. Dr. Mcginty is the real deal.
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May 18, 2019
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Dr.James Mcginty has change my life for better. I recommend if your suffering being overweight & suffering from Diabetics. Would recommend surgery from Dr.James Mcginty he will change your life. He is professional in talking to you first on what procedures is right for you. He staff is very friendly in getting ready for the procedure.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. James McGinty is a bariatric and general surgeon in the Englewood Health Physician Network

Biography

Dr James McGinty is a bariatric and general surgeon in the Englewood Health Physician Network

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2003
Presbyterian Hospital Of New York
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Allegheny General Hospital
Residency Hospital
2002
Allegheny General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
Boston College
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. James McGinty Jr, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. McGinty Jr has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. James McGinty Jr, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. James McGinty Jr, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. McGinty Jr frequently treats Stomach Surgery, Obesity, and Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure. See all procedures and conditions Dr. McGinty Jr treats.

Where is Dr. James McGinty Jr, MD's office located?

Dr. McGinty Jr's office is located at 97 Engle St, Englewood, NJ 07631. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. James McGinty Jr, MD speak?

Dr. McGinty Jr speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. McGinty Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Stomach Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGinty Jr performs Stomach Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. McGinty Jr performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGinty Jr treats Obesity more than 95% of his peers

Dr. McGinty Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGinty Jr performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. McGinty Jr performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. McGinty Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Achalasia
  • Acid Reflux
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Bile Duct Stone
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heartburn
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Obesity
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Tumor
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

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Dr. McGinty Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
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
Medicaid
Amerigroup
MetroPlus Health Plan
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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

Locations

Englewood Health Bariatric and General Surgery

Englewood Health Bariatric and General Surgery97 Engle St Englewood, NJ 07631
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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