Dr. Pankaj Kakkar, MD

Dr. Pankaj Kakkar, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Pankaj Kakkar, MD is a neurology specialist in Westwood, NJ and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 2010 and specializes in neurology.

260 Old Hook Rd

Westwood, NJ 07675

Contact Information

(201) 546-8510

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kakkar does not have any board certifications listed.

70  Conditions Treated

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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.


  • Rv College Of Engineering, India
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Temple University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Oakland University, Mi-(Mba)
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

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Dr. Kakkar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kakkar to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Kakkar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Kakkar is an excellent doctor. He is thorough & explains processes of brain functioning in an easy to understand manner. My father had an acquired brain injury and as a result was severely disabled, but Dr. Kakkar didn't just cast him aside like he wasn't worthy of any treatment. Dr. Kakkar...more
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I cannot say enough good things about Dr Kakkar. I found him to be very responsive, informative and reassuring in suggesting a clear treatment plan. He took an inordinate amount of time explaining to me and my husband what my problem might be, suggested a course of action to get the necessary...more
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This is the worst doctor with horrible bedside manners. His knowledge is treating headaches and has no factual knowledge outside of this field. He’s a yes man and allows hospital administration to dictate your care. He will not fight for you when more appropriate care is needed in a hospital...more
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