Dr. Pankaja Achar, MD

Dr. Pankaja Achar, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Pankaja Achar, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in South Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Bangalore Med Coll in 1979 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

707 S Orange Ave

South Orange, NJ 07079

Contact Information

(973) 762-4746

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Achar's Experience

Dr. Achar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

35  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

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.


  • Bangalore Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Mt Sinai Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • North General Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hosp Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University of Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Achar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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