Dr. Joseph Mathew, MD

Dr. Joseph Mathew, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases •  Male • Age 64

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Joseph Mathew, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Edison, NJ and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Mathew has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Respiratory-tract Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Patliputra Medical College, Vinoba Bhave University medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center and Raritan Bay Medical Center - Perth Amboy. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Mathew to book an appointment.


Locations

Medical Associates of Central New Jersey

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(732) 201-3848
Medical Associates of Central New Jersey2 State Route 27 Ste 302 Edison, NJ 08820
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Dr. Mathew is an understanding, patient physician with a heart for good health care. He is dedicated and informative, goes out of his way for patients
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
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Myra McClain – Aug 17, 2020
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ALWAYS 1 HOUR OR MORE WAIT.NOT GOOD'THEN A HALF HOUR IN EXAM ROOM.
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Very bad.
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Kilyong Chung in Edison, NJ – Jul 01, 2019
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Dr Matthew took over for my previous pulmonogists that retired I must say I am glad I stayed and gave him a chance He is very kind , patient , sympathic , and very easy to get along with He is very good at what he does ! His experience shows ! His office staff is very nice especially Jamie she has been extremely efficient with returning my calls and handling any refills I need, and very nice to speak with !
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Pamela – Mar 12, 2019
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I have known Dr. Mathew since 2000, he is dedicated and very frank and honest with his patients. He is warm and welcoming and goes to the limit to give good care.
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Mathew

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Mathew treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Mathew treats other conditions, please contact the office at (732) 548-1610.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Mathew typically treats 77% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Emphysema
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
Dr. Mathew
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Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Dr. Mathew typically treats 52% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Dr. Mathew typically treats 65% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Pneumonia
Asthma
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Lung Nodule
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Mathew's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intubation
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Mathew accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Amerihealth PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Principal Financial Group
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in patient care without restrictions

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Maimonides MC
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Long Island College Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Bergen Pines Co Hospital
Residency Hospital
1989
Bergen Regional Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1980
Patliputra Medical College, Vinoba Bhave University
Medical School
1974
St Thomas College
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center

Edison, NJ

61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Raritan Bay Medical Center - Perth Amboy

Perth Amboy, NJ

56% Patient experience rating, 13% lower than the national average

  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020)

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway

Rahway, NJ

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

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