Dr. James Pritsiolas, MD

Dr. James Pritsiolas, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
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Dr. James Pritsiolas, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Morristown, NJ. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

95 Madison Ave Ste 101

Morristown, NJ 07960

Contact Information

(908) 219-6690

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Nephritis and Nephropathy
high
more than 89% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pritsiolas "In addition to a thriving practice specializing in all facets of Nephrology and Hypertension, I devote a considerable amount of time educating medical professionals. I am passionate about providing direct patient care as well as education and research, and consider myself fortunate in that I am in a position that enables me to blend these interests seamlessly. See more at: http://www.carepointhealth.org/providers/pritsiolas-james/?ismedical=true#sthash.aETi2Xnh.dpuf"
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic, Dominant Type
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic, Recessive Type
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Neurogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Urate Nephropathy
  • Uremia
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urosepsis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Biopsy
  • Dialysis
  • Doppler Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Autologous Kidney
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Transplanted Kidney
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Transplant Surgery

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

  • Hofstra University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Chief Resident, North Shore University Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Subspecialist of the Year, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, 2007-2008
  • Golden Key, Liberal Arts Honor Society, 1993
  • Psi Chi, Psychology Honor Society, 1993
  • Teaching Fellow of the Year, North Shore University Hospital, 2004-2005
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta, Pre-med Honor Society, 1993
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Liberal Arts Honor Society, 1994
  • Recipient, "I Love My Doctor" Award, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, 2010
  • Intern of the Year, North Shore University Hospital, 1999-2000
  • Fellow, American Society of Nephrology, 2008
  • Hellenic Medical Society of New York Scholarship Recipient, 1999
Media & Publications
  • Reversible renal allograft dysfunction and proteinuria from nutcracker-like syndrome: a case report., June 2007

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pritsiolas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pritsiolas to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Pritsiolas' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in VERONA, NJ |
Dr. James Pritsiolas has exceeded my every hope and wish for a most competent and personally compassionate doctor. I am most fortunate in having been referred to him years ago.
in Union City, NJ |
No ability to communicate and very negative from the start. I had no confidence in this man. I can't believe Caremount has professionals of so low a standing. Yuch!
in Bayonne, NJ |
Dr. Pritseolas was one of four doctors who saved my 33 yr old daughter's life last week. She was in heart, kidney and respiratory failure with no hope of surviving. He is so caring, gentle, smart and amazing.
Excellent.
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Dr. Pritsiolas accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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