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Dr. Peter Heit, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.3 (29)
Map Pin Small Denville, NJ
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Peter Heit, MD

Dr. Peter Heit, MD is a Gastroenterologist in Denville, NJ. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Boston University and is affiliated with Morristown Medical Center and Saint Clare's Denville Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Heit an average 3.3 star rating.

Dr. Heit works at Practice in Denville, NJ with other offices in Verona, NJ. They frequently treat conditions like Diarrhea, Indigestion and Inflammatory Bowel Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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. Heit's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    16 Pocono Rd Ste 310, Denville, NJ 07834 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 627-7570
  2. 2
    Vanguard Medical Group PA
    271 Grove Ave Ste E, Verona, NJ 07044 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 627-7570

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Saint Clare's Denville Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Diarrhea
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Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Crohn's Disease
Duodenitis
Abdominal Pain
Acute Gastritis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Celiac Disease
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Dysphagia
Enteritis
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Colitis
Malnutrition
Nausea
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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Hepatitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Ascites
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Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Cirrhosis
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Cyclical Vomiting
Dehydration
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenal Ulcer
Dysentery
E. coli Food Poisoning
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenic Infarct
Splenomegaly
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    3.3
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    Based on 29 ratings
    Patient Ratings (29)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (10)
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    About Dr. Peter Heit, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1912952763
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Boston University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Peter Heit, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Heit is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Heit has seen patients for Diarrhea, Indigestion and Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Heit on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    29 patients have reviewed Dr. Heit. The overall rating for this provider is 3.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Heit.

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