Dr. Kenneth Holwitt, MD

Dr. Kenneth Holwitt, MD

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Age 76
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Dr. Kenneth Holwitt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Glen Ridge, NJ. He specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

123 Highland Ave Ste G2

Glen Ridge, NJ 07028

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Holwitt's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cardiac Electrophysiology
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Holwitt performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Holwitt performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Holwitt performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Holwitt performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Lung Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Holwitt treats Lung Cancer more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Holwitt treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Holwitt's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Holwitt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Glen Ridge, NJ. He specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Awards

Dr. Holwitt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Holwitt

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He seems to care more about doing more surgeries than actually helping you get out of the hospital sooner. I read the reviews too late. My family member had a successful initial surgery, but Dr Holwitt seemed to push hard for another procedure two days later when it was really needed. Once we...Read More
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Steer clear of this doctor. He only wants to make a buck. Has horrible beside manner. Within a week of surgery, was using strong arm tactics calling family members with threats and lies to collect what insurance didn't pay. We are very concerned this provider will do the same to someone else. He...Read More
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Doesn't take into consideration of family members of patient, poor bedside manner. Gets annoyed when requesting more to be done on a patient he considers dying and bluntly says o. Unfortunately in our situation he was the doctor on call in th ER and we had no choice of surgeons. Too bad this...Read More
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