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 33 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

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. Tempera's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tempera treats Abdominal Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tempera treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tempera treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tempera treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tempera treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tempera treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tempera's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

"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 co...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Tempera's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tempera

4.9

Based on 155 reviews

5 Stars
96.7741935483871%
(150)
4 Stars
2.5806451612903225%
(4)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0.6451612903225806%
(1)

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EBS-RMSCO
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
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare