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Dr. Derrick Desilva Jr, MD

Internal Medicine*
3.9 (14)
Map Pin Small Edison, NJ
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Derrick Desilva Jr, MD

Dr. Derrick Desilva Jr, MD is an Internist in Edison, NJ. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 42 years of experience. They graduated from Universidad Central del Este Escuela de Medicina and is affiliated with JFK University Medical Center and Raritan Bay Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Desilva Jr an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Desilva Jr works at Practice in Edison, NJ. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Desilva Jr's Office Locations

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    Derrick M. Desilva JR. MD
    629 Amboy Ave, Edison, NJ 08837 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (732) 738-8801

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  • JFK University Medical Center
  • Raritan Bay Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 42 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1467541755
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Universidad Central del Este Escuela de Medicina
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Derrick Desilva Jr, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Desilva Jr is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Desilva Jr accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Desilva Jr has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    14 patients have reviewed Dr. Desilva Jr. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Desilva Jr.

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