Dr. Janette McDermott, MD

Dr. Janette McDermott, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Janette McDermott, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Livingston, NJ. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

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
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDermott to family and friends
4.1
based on 15 total reviews (2 with 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)

Union, NJ |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. McDermott accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) 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
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. McDermott has admitting privileges

RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick
1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd
Livingston, NJ 07039
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Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
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JFK Medical Center
65 James St
Edison, NJ 08820
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