Dr. Viswanath Ashok, MD

Dr. Viswanath Ashok, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Viswanath Ashok, MD is a general surgery specialist in Freehold, NJ and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Madras Med Coll in 1972 and specializes in general surgery.

495 Iron Bridge Rd Ste 3

Freehold, NJ 07728

Contact Information

(732) 845-0222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
more than 23% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 4% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ashok does not have any board certifications listed.

15  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure

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.


  • Madras Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Middlesex Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Middlesex Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Muhlenberg Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ashok has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashok's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ashok's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. V.K. Ashok was the surgeon that repaired a hernia that I had. Dr. Ashok is an excellent surgeon. He is blunt, which is exactly what I want in a doctor. His staff is great as well. I would absolutely recommend Dr. Ashok to others.
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