Dr. Robert H. Pittman, MD

Dr. Robert H. Pittman, MD

Gastroenterology | Male | 43 years old

I treat all aspects of digestive disease specializing in colon cancer screening and inflammatory bowel...Read more

Bergen Medical Associates
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I treat all aspects of digestive disease specializing in colon cancer screening and inflammatory bowel disease. My goal is to...   Read More

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      Dr. Pittman accepts 29 insurance carriers

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      29 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Amerihealth
      • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Beech Street (Multiplan)
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • CoreSource
      • EmblemHealth
      • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Golden Rule
      • Guardian
      • Health Net
      • Health Payors Organization
      • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
      • Humana
      • MagnaCare
      • Medicaid
      • Medicare
      • Meritain Health
      • MultiPlan
      • MVP Health Care
      • Nippon Life Benefits
      • Oxford Health Plans
      • Pacificare Life and Health Insurance Co
      • PHCS
      • QualCare
      • Tricare
      • UnitedHealthCare

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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Pittman's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology

      Board Certifications

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      • Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Barrett's Esophagus
      • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cancer
      • Celiac Disease
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Cirrhosis
      • Colitis
      • Colon Cancer
      • Colon Disorders
      • Colon Polyp
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Dehydration
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Diarrhea
      • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Duodenal Ulcer
      • Duodenitis
      • Dysentery
      • Dysphagia
      • Enteritis
      • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Dilation
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Diverticulum
      • Esophageal Ulcer
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Esophagitis
      • Gallstones
      • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
      • Gastric Ulcer
      • Gastritis
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
      • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
      • Gastroparesis
      • Heartburn
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatitis
      • Hernia
      • Ileus
      • Indigestion
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Liver Damage from Alcohol
      • Nausea
      • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
      • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
      • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
      • Pancreatitis
      • Reflux Esophagitis
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Unexplained Weight Loss
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Anoscopy
      • Bile Duct Procedure
      • Biliary Drainage
      • Capsule Endoscopy
      • Colon Cancer Screening
      • Colonoscopy
      • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Colorectal Cancer Screening
      • Endoscopic Polypectomy
      • Endoscopy
      • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
      • Fecal Impaction Removal
      • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Liver Biopsy
      • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

      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

      • Medical School
        New York University School of Medicine

        Graduated in 1999

      • Internship Hospital
        Mount Sinai Med Cntr

        Completed in 1999

      • Residency Hospital
        Mount Sinai Med Cntr

        Completed in 2002

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Mount Sinai Med Cntr

        Completed in 2006

      • Undergraduate School
        Brown University / Alpert Medical School

        Graduated in 1995

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Pittman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Pittman's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Pittman

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      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Pittman's Care Philosophy

      I treat all aspects of digestive disease specializing in colon cancer screening and inflammatory bowel disease. My goal is to work with you to address your symptoms in a direct and intelligent way and to have an improved quality of life. I am experienced, open-minded, and a good listener. I integrate treatment strategies that are effective, safe, and personalized to meet your specific needs. It is a privilege to work with you and I remain committed to help you feel your best.