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Dr. Joel Mendelson, MD

Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine*
4.2 (11)
Map Pin Small Westfield, NJ
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Joel Mendelson, MD

Dr. Joel Mendelson, MD is a Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist in Westfield, NJ. They specialize in Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine, has 42 years of experience, and is board certified in Allergy & Immunology. They graduated from Universidad Central del Este Escuela de Medicina and is affiliated with Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. Dr. Mendelson, completed a residency at St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center. Patients rated Dr. Mendelson an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Mendelson works at Summit Medical Group in Westfield, NJ with other offices in Newark, NJ and West Orange, NJ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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. Mendelson's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Summit Medical Group
    574 Springfield Ave, Westfield, NJ 07090 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (908) 389-6366
  2. 2
    Medical Specialty Services at Bayonne Pediatric Specialty Services
    16 E 29 St, Newark, NJ 07112 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 926-8004
  3. 3
    The Pediatric Specialty Center
    375 Mount Pleasant Ave Ste 105, West Orange, NJ 07052 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 322-6900

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  • Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine

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    • 42 years of experience
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    • 1477612950
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • New Jersey Medical School UMDNJ|UMDNJ
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    • St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
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    • St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center|St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
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    • Universidad Central del Este Escuela de Medicina
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    • Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics
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