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Dr. James Lopes, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
4.3 (23)
Map Pin Small West Orange, NJ
Accepting new patients
20 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. James Lopes, MD

Dr. James Lopes, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in West Orange, NJ. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is affiliated with Overlook Medical Center and Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center. Dr. Lopes, completed a residency at Indiana Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Lopes an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Lopes works at Practice in West Orange, NJ with other offices in Berkeley Heights, NJ, Montclair, NJ and Morristown, NJ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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. Lopes' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    375 Mount Pleasant Ave Ste 206, West Orange, NJ 07052 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 436-1860
  2. 2
    Summit Medical Group Ambulatory Surgery Center
    1 Diamond Hill Rd, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (908) 277-8950
  3. 3
    Summit Medical Group PA
    1 Seymour St, Montclair, NJ 07042 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 436-1860
  4. 4
    Cardiac Health Center At 95 Madison Avenue
    95 Madison Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 210-4962

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  • Overlook Medical Center
  • Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center

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    4.3
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    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Portuguese and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1861659476
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Florida
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Indiana Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Maryland University Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • yale University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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