Dr. Janette McDermott, MD

Dr. Janette McDermott, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Janette McDermott, MD is a general surgery specialist in Livingston, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1988 and specializes in general surgery.

200 S Orange Ave Ste 102

Livingston, NJ 07039

Contact Information

(973) 322-7020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Lump
high
more than 82% of peers
Breast Cancer
high
more than 78% of peers

Dr. McDermott's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McDermott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDermott's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDermott to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. McDermott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The first thing she said to me was why are u even here? And I was like hello? Good morning. I'm here to get an second opinion. And she said to me you are a medical liability. And this is after waiting 55 minutes to even see her. She had zero bedside manners and so unprofessional. She kept cutting...more
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I saw her several years ago and she was ice cold, unfriendly, not helpful - I met with her twice and they were both extremely upsetting experiences.
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