Dr. Patrick Tempera, MD

Dr. Patrick Tempera, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Patrick Tempera, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Union, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from St George's University in 1986 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

1308 Morris Ave Ste 102

Union, NJ 07083

Contact Information

(908) 851-2770

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Tempera's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tempera "Dr. Tempera is a gastroenterologist on staff at Trinitas Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center, New Jersey. He completed his medical residency in internal medicine at St. Michael's Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey as chief resident. . He completed his fellowship training in gastroenterology at Seton Hall University Post Graduate School of Medicine. Dr. Tempera is board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine. He is a fellow of the American Gastroenterology Association. Dr. Tempera received multiple awards including Attending of the year at Trinitas Medical Center, Union Hospital, and Overlook Hospital. He is named as one of New Jersey's Top Docs for the years 2004 through 2015. Dr. Tempera is an Associate Professor of medicine at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Seton Hall University Post Graduate Medicine. He has served as President of the New Jersey Gastroenterology Society and New Jersey Society of Endoscopy. Dr. Tempera teaches residents in Internal Medicine and Family practice at Overlook Medical Center. Dr. Tempera is also a member of the Contractor Advisory Committee for Medicare representing New Jersey's Gastroenterologists."
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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

69  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

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

  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Brooklyn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Seton Hall Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Michaels Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Seton Hall Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tempera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tempera's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tempera

4.9

Based on 130 reviews

5 Stars
96.15384615384616%
(125)
4 Stars
3.076923076923077%
(4)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0.7692307692307693%
(1)

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Dr. Tempera and staff are wonderful.
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Steven W. in Union, NJ – Jul 15, 2018
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Top notch in every aspect
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Lou M. in Union, NJ – Jul 04, 2018
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Was provided with excellent care.
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B. Ruiz in Union, NJ – Jun 21, 2018
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Dr. Tempera is a wonderful doctor, nothing else to say.
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C S H in Union, NJ – Jun 04, 2018
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Very friendly really like it everyon is great.
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Elizabeth calabrese in Union, NJ – Jun 02, 2018
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