Dr. Robert Caruso, MD

Dr. Robert Caruso, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Caruso, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Bloomfield, NJ. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.

256 Broad St Ste 1

Bloomfield, NJ 07003

Contact Information

(973) 743-4450

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Caruso "Compasion and excellence combined with the latest skills and technology."
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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicle Disorders
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Diseases
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Vaginal Surgery

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

  • Montclair State College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Nyu Hospitals Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Nyu Hospitals Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Methodist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Deans Commendation for Clinical Achievement, May 1998
  • Honors Program in Biology, 1990
  • Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, 1991
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Sept 1997
  • Faculty Organization Award for exemplary performance and leadership in medical school, May 1998
  • Traveling Resident Scholar--International Volunteers in Urology, Nov 2001
  • Merck Manual Award for outstanding academic performance, May 1998
  • Outstanding Senior -- Biology, May 1993
Media & Publications
  • Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy, 3/05
  • Robotic Partial Nephrectomy: Initial Experience, 5/04
  • Fibrin Glue and Gelfoam to Repair Collecting System Injuries in Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy, 11/03
  • Altered NDRG-1 Protein Expression in African American compared w Caucasian Prostate Cancer Patients, 1/04
  • Lasers in Urology, 2001
  • Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Renal Wedge Excision, 2004
  • UPJ Obstruction in the Adult Population: Are Crossing Vessels Significant?, 12/01

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caruso's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caruso to family and friends
3.7
based on 17 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Caruso's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Lyndhurst, NJ |
Frequent urination problem (pee 10-12times at night). Dr. Caruso put me on antibiotics-3months (yes!) covering different spectra of bacteria. Did bladder intrusion test, vaginal ultrasound. Not much improvement (down to 7-8 times at night). Said it could be vaginal infection, but nothing...more
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in Jersey City, NJ |
Dr. Caruso himself is excellent. He's a knowledge urologist who is thorough and dedicated. I would highly recommend him. However, his office staff is mostly incompetent and consistently fail to give him messages. There is no follow up or communication with the doctor on lab results and if you...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Caruso accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Caruso has admitting privileges

Hackensack University Medical Center
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Clara Maass Medical Center
1 Clara Maass Dr
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Hackensackumc Mountainside
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Montclair, NJ 07042
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Saint Michael's Medical Center
111 Central Ave
Newark, NJ 07102
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