Dr. James Sanderson, DO

Dr. James Sanderson, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. James Sanderson, DO is a family medicine specialist in Jersey City, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / New Jersey School Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

142 Palisade Ave Ste 111

Jersey City, NJ 07306

Contact Information

(201) 216-1505

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Dr. Sanderson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sanderson "I was born in Glenallen Alaska and grew up in Missoula, Montana where I developed an intense interest in science, music and languages. I graduated from the University of Montana in 1974 with a Bachelor of Music degree in organ performance, the University of Michigan in 1974 with a Master of Music degree in organ performance, and the University of Rochester Eastman School of Music in 1979 with a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in organ performance. After serving for seven yearrs as music director for a church and a synagogue in Elmira, New York, I became the music director and organist for Trinity Episcopal Church in Bayonne, NJ from 1985 until the present. In 1996 I began medical studies at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine and graduated in 2000 with the degree of Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. Medical school was followed by a residency in Family Medicine at Christ Hospital in Jersey City. Following residency, I began a private medical practice in Jersey City from 2004 until moving to Carepoint Health Medical Group in 2017. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanderson "Preventive medicine, lifestyle modification and the whole-person approach are the most important aspects of my practice.  When necessary, medical treatment is available on the primary care level as well as access to sub-specialists and 21st Century diagnostic services."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice/OMT
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

137  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Montana / Missoula
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / New Jersey School Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Christ Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Bon Secours
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Other Education | Completed
  • University Of Rochester
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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