Dr. Vivian Bethala, MD

Dr. Vivian Bethala, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Vivian Bethala, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Emerson, NJ and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, and more.

466 Old Hook Rd Ste 9

Emerson, NJ 07630

Contact Information

(201) 261-1005

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Reflux Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bethala'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.

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

80  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

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

  • Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Dc General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Cooper Hospital University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Dc General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Cooper Hospital University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bethala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bethala's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bethala to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Bethala'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The best doctor I’ve been to! There are no doctors like him anymore. He’s compassionate, extremely knowledgeable, thorough, kind, takes his time to actually listen to you and your problem. His kind, calm manner is also so soothing.
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Went to him for a consult and an egd, he was so patient, personable and very kind. His office staff is so professional and i would recommend him to anyone needs a gastro dr.
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