Dr. Peter Scalia, MD

Dr. Peter Scalia, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
(5)
Save
Dr. Peter Scalia, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Ocean, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch in 1983 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

301 Bingham Ave Ste A

Ocean, NJ 07712

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • QualCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Scalia

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Scalia performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Scalia's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
Less
Read Less

40  Procedures

Less
Read Less

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

  • Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Beth Israel
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scalia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Scalia does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Scalia and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Scalia's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scalia to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Scalia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

excellent Dr.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Scalia
Are you Dr. Scalia?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!