Dr. Joan Kowalec, MD

Dr. Joan Kowalec, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Joan Kowalec, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Newark, NJ and has been practicing for 41 years. She graduated from Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch in 1974 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

400 Osborne Ter

Newark, NJ 07112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
high
more than 85% of peers
Arthritis
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Kowalec'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.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Cmdnj-Newark
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Cmdnj-Newark
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kowalec has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kowalec's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kowalec to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Kowalec's Performance

  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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