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Dr. Joan Kowalec, MD

Rheumatology*
5.0 (1)
Map Pin Small Newark, NJ
Accepting new patients
50 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Joan Kowalec, MD

Dr. Joan Kowalec, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Newark, NJ. They specialize in Rheumatology, has 50 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and is affiliated with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Kowalec an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Kowalec works at Primary Care & Subspecialties in Newark, NJ. They are accepting new patients. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kowalec's Office Locations

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    Primary Care & Subspecialties
    201 Lyons Ave # L4, Newark, NJ 07112 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 926-7472

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  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 50 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1497703474
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
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    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
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    Dr. Kowalec works at Primary Care & Subspecialties in Newark, NJ. View the full address on Dr. Kowalec’s profile.

    1 patients have reviewed Dr. Kowalec. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kowalec.

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