Dr. Usha Panicker, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
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Dr. Usha Panicker, MD
Dr. Usha Panicker, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Edison, NJ. She is 62 years old. Dr. Panicker is affiliated with JFK Medical Center and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway.

2 Maryland Ave

Edison, NJ 08820

Contact Information

(732) 744-9288

Dr. Usha Panicker, MD

Dr. Usha Panicker, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Panicker's Experience

Dr. Panicker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • Diabetes Counseling

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.


  • Trivandrum U, Kerala
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Umdnj New Jersey Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Woodhull Med Mntl Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UMDNJ - University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Panicker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Panicker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Panicker to family and friends
based on 31 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Panicker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
Edison |
I was very disappointed by the apparent poor command of English and poor level of comprehension with emails and phone messages. Even the pharmacist had problems with the staff in terms of responsiveness and communication. I cancelled an appointment with more than 2 weeks notice plus phone confirmation and still the office has called me 4 times asking for me to make another appointment which is not going to happen. I have now decided to try another doctor.
Mountainside, NJ |
Nice enough but the wait kills it. Always wait at least 30 mins
Edison, NJ |
Most disgusting Doctor I have ever seen in USA
in South Plainfield, NJ |
I have been going to Dr Panicker for over 10 years.Although she is pretty good-the office wait has always been 2-3 hours. The wait time over the last couple of years was a little better-around 45 minutes to one hour. There are new people at the front desk every 6 months. I have no clue why the wait is so long. I had a 10:30 am appt this morning and did not leave her office until 1:30 pm. Unbelievable!! My advice is to run as fast as you can. I am looking into another endocrinologist.
in Edison, NJ |
Extremely long wait time. Definitely not the kind of places you would want to go to. Finally when the doctor came, she was critical of the endocrinologist in NY we have been visiting so far. Treatment philosophies can be different, but professionalism should never be compromised. I would not go to that place ever. Staff was ok but we had better experiences elsewhere.
in Nj |
Unprofessional stuff. I called the office asked them I need authorization for my utrosound. the dr. And stuff was giving hard time by saying that get the authorization by yourself. I was in the office ask to talk to dr. That suddenly an old guy came from the back of office with mad face pointing his hand towards me wanted to hurt me and scream by saying enough we don't want to do and go from our office. I was very afraid and shocked. And I started crying the insurance lady was on phone with me h
in South plainfield |
The stuff is very ride and unprofessional. Waiting is about 2 hours easy . They never return your call. The doctor don't want to help her patients with any kind of paper work bz she thinks it is wast of time for her. I was in her office talking to the staff that a old genetalman came from the back of the office with very mad face and star yelling and shouting on me without any reason. I was scream and shocked that who is he and why he talks to me this way. No body talk to the patient this way.
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Dr. Panicker accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • 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
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Panicker has admitting privileges

JFK Medical Center
65 James St
Edison, NJ 08820
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