Dr. John Caplan, MD

Dr. John Caplan, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. John Caplan, MD is a cardiology specialist in Hamilton, NJ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from American University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

2073 Klockner Rd

Hamilton, NJ 08690

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AmeriPlan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Consumer Health Network
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 17 More

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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16  Procedures

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.


  • American University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Episcopal Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Episcopal Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Episcopal Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Med College Penn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caplan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caplan to family and friends
13 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Caplan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Caplan is an exceptional doctor. He is the rare combination of expertise and personal warmth. He truly cares about his patients and treats them with respect and dignity. His subordinates obviously think the world of him and they make a wonderful team in both surgery and routine office visits.
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Dr Caplan is a very thorough, patient and highly competent physician who engenders confidence in his patients. My health is very important to me and I am very appreciative of his skill but also of his willingness to address my concerns in a caring manner. He also does not let me talk my way out...more
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Mom and I have total confidence in Dr Caplan in the short time we have seen him. He is the nicest person, explaining everything in detail and answering our questions. He is very good with older people.
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I have no say in his doctoring skills but his people skills is terrible. Treated us patients with zero importance. Did not even listen to the problem I was having. The most disrespectful doctor I have seen in my 35 year life. I do not reccomend anyone having a consultation with him. Unless,...more
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Dr. Caplan is an excellent Dr. He is very thorough is sincerely interested in your condition and medical problems answers all questions and gives you more insight into whats going on with your health issues. I would .refer him to friends and family. Easy to talk to and very comforable to deal...more
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