Dr. Joseph Masessa, MD

Dr. Joseph Masessa, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
(61)

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Dr. Joseph Masessa, MD is a dermatologist in Rockaway, NJ and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in dermatology.

North Jersery Dermatology

35 Green Pond Rd

Rockaway, NJ 07866
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Medica
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Athlete's Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Masessa'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

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

50  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

1 Sanction
  • Noncompliance with a Professional Rule (5/10/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mem Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Barnabas Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Masessa has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Masessa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Masessa's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Masessa to family and friends
61 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (61)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (33)

Dr. Masessa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (26)

after having the run around with my pcp i contacted dr joseph masessas office , with their pleasant staff and dr i had my knee lump removed , i felt very confident that Dr Masessa would take care of me and he did i will recommend him to everyone
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I had a skin exam with Dr. Masessa. He was the most thorough dermatologist I have ever been to. I was examined head to toe and had a few biopsies taken. It was painless! His staff was efficient and friendly. I trust his judgment and will be returning to this office for future check-ups.
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Great Doctor, great staff. Recommend to everyone.
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made me feel comfortable
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I came to get a consultation about few minor things and was treated with respect and given skilled advice. I am happy to know that I don't have any serious issues.
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