Dr. Monica Mehta, MD

Dr. Monica Mehta, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Female  |  
Age 69
(163)
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Dr. Monica Mehta, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Jersey City, NJ. She is 69 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

191 Palisade Ave Ste 219

Jersey City, NJ 07306

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Elbow Injuries
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more than 94% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine Neurology
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Contracture
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Acute Gout
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Alcohol Related Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Clonus
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Swelling
  • Arthralgia - Purpura - Weakness Syndrome
  • Arthritic Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthritis-Related Enthesitis
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head, Familial Form
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Strain
  • Back Tumor
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Boutonniere Deformity
  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Brachial Plexopathy
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Car Accident Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Degeneration
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Celiac Artery Stenosis from Compression by Median Arcuate Ligament of Diaphragm
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Hypertrichosis - Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Rib
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chondritis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Common Migraine
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Neuralgia
  • Cranial Trauma
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Derangement of Movement
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty Making Fine Hand Movements
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Digital Deformities of the Feet
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Dorsal Neuralgia
  • Drug-Induced Movement Disorders
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dystonia
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Hyperextension
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Strain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epilepsy
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Facet Joint Synovial Cysts
  • Facial Pain
  • Facial Palsy
  • Facial Paresthesia
  • Facial Trauma
  • Fall
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Female Sports Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Ganglion Cyst of the Hand
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Pain
  • Head Soft Tissue Trauma
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Idiopathic Edema
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intercostal Nerve Injuries
  • Intercostal Neuralgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Involuntary Movement
  • Joint Swelling
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Deformity
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint - Varus Deformity
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Swelling
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Ligament Disorders
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Ligament Tears
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Muscle Strain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Metatarsus Adductus
  • Migraine
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Motor Neuron Disease
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Motor Skills Disorders
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Motor and-or Sensory Deficits
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Muscle Hypertonia
  • Muscle Hypotonia
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders in Women
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Sprain
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Nerve Conduction Disorders
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuralgia in the Upper Extremity
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurofibromatosis, Type 1
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Neuromuscular Control of Gastrointestinal Motor Function
  • Neuropathy
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Occupational Disorders
  • Occupational Injuries
  • On Examination - Fixed Joint Deformity
  • Orthopedic Sports Injuries
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteoarticular Disease
  • Osteochondritis
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans of Tarsal Bone
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain Disorder
  • Pain in Extremities
  • Pain, Intractable
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Patella Tendon Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pelvic Neuralgia
  • Periodic Limb Movement Disease
  • Periodic Limb Movements in Sleep
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Physical Disability
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Recurrent Falls
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Nodulosis
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Slipped Epiphysis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
  • Strain of Tendon of Medial Thigh Muscle
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Toe Sprain
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
  • Ulnar Nerve Injuries
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Trauma
  • Vertigo
  • Volar Radial Wrist Ganglion
  • Volkmann's Ischemic Contracture
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain

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Procedures

  • Ankle–Brachial Index Test
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Cortisone Injection
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuro Interventions
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neurolytic Nerve Block
  • Neuromodulation
  • Neuromuscular Rehabilitation
  • Neurostimulation
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedic Procedure
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Orthopedic Brace Fitting
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Pain Rehabilitation and Management
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Physical Rehabilitation
  • Physical Therapy
  • Post-Operative Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Operative Physical Therapy
  • Prosthetic
  • Radiofrequency Denervation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Rehabilitation After Stroke or Trauma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Physical Therapy
  • Spine and Sports Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Sports Rehabilitation
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

3 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (6/26/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Gross Negligence (4/28/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey
  • Insurance or Medicare/Medicaid Fraud (9/11/2013)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey
1 Board Action
  • Modification Order (5/27/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey

Education

  • Surat Municipal Institute Of Medical Education And Research, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Vs Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Suny Downstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Utah Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Utah Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mehta has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mehta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
4.6
based on 163 total reviews (26 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (163)

  • 5
    (147)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Mehta'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
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

in Jersey city |
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in Kearny, NJ |
This doctor is disgusting she didn't know it but my mom was a patient of hers and she was no help then. She went out of her way to argue with a lady for blocking a driveway that look liked a side walk under construction. The language she used was terrible including mocking the woman's disability.
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in Jersey City, NJ |
Good octor Caring and attentive
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in Summit, NJ |
If I could leave 0 stars I would. First off, you will see her every 2 weeks- not such a big deal- if you have an average of 3-4 HOURS to wait each visit. She will work with you on getting your medication in order. but she is a big pusher of Physical Therap- which doesn't help everyone. .If you do...more
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in Chatham, NJ |
Very strict about her pain management program If you don't want to a proper pain management and don't want to follow her sound advice don't go to her. She helped me with my rheumatoid arthritis deformities from worsening when my other doctors were only giving me meds Her physical therapy staff...more
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Dr. Mehta accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey PPO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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