Dr. Margarita Camacho, MD

Dr. Margarita Camacho, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Margarita Camacho, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Newark, NJ and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from New York Med Coll in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

201 Lyons Ave # G5

Newark, NJ 07112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Pericardial Disease
high
more than 88% of peers
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
high
more than 85% of peers
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
normal
more than 61% of peers

Dr. Camacho'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

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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32  Procedures

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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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Li Jewish Hospital and Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Leicester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Camacho has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Camacho's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Camacho to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Camacho's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Camacho performed my heart transplant in 2012, 5Yr and 6 mo ago. This Dr. is simply fantastic her skill can only be matched by her compassionate personality. I now feel better and stronger than I have in 15 years all due to the Dr. and her team. I highly recommend her to anyone who may need her...more
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