Dr. Nicholas Scarpa, MD

Dr. Nicholas Scarpa, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Nicholas Scarpa, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Jersey City, NJ and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology.

600 Pavonia Ave Ste 5

Jersey City, NJ 07306

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

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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Experience Check

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Dr. Scarpa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scarpa treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Scarpa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scarpa treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Scarpa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Lupus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scarpa treats Lupus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Scarpa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Scarpa's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nicholas Scarpa, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Jersey City, NJ and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1985
Cornell University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Hackensack Med Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Hackensack Med Center
Internship Hospital
1980
Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
1985
1983
1981
1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Scarpa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scarpa

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(2)

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Horrible!! Could barely schedule an appointment. The assistant said going over my insurance on the phone was too much work right now. Then spoke in Spanish to someone while I was on the phone and put me on hold for 15 mins! Stay away!
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In the past I was told.. I'm lazy, don't apply myself, am clumsy etc... BUT THEN HOPE SUDDENLY FILLED MY HEART as God blessed me with Dr. Scarpa, who is very wise, and was compassionate and thorough in his assessment/eval as he told me CLEARLY it was NOT me going crazy..but something called...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO