Dr. Thomas Nucatola Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Nucatola Jr, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Thomas Nucatola Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Clark, NJ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

100 Commerce Pl

Clark, NJ 07066

Contact Information

(908) 301-9800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Nucatola Jr'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

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

81  Conditions Treated

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7  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

  • Cornell Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Staten Island University Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Staten Island University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • UMDNJ U Hosp/NJ Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nucatola Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nucatola Jr's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nucatola Jr to family and friends
30 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Nucatola Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I’m really glad to have Dr. Nucatola as my RA doctor. He explains conditions thoroughly & because of his internal med bkgd he’s helped with non-arthritis issues, even though insurance co. discourage that type of thing. You should ignore the negative comments about the scheduling. I’ve been able to...more
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I would NOT recommend this doctor because it is almost impossible to get appointment irrespective of seriousness of your condition. You have to wait for months to get 15 Min appointments. Staff is very insensitive and just don't seems understanding the pain of arthritic patients. Doctor himself is...more
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The staff is terrible. Phone calls and messages go unanswered. Very unfortunate, can't even get ahold of the office to make an appointment. Messages left with their answering service are never returned.
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Dr. Nucatola is an excellent doctor. Listens to your concerns and addresses each one. Very thorough and concise. I would definitely recommend to my family and friends.
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Compassionate, caring, thorough, with an understanding of you, the person (not just a number). This doctor would win the top doctor of all time if I had my way. He kept his promise of keeping my husband comfortable using the least medicine possible. He exceeded our needs and kept my husband alive...more
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