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Dr. Robert Lahita, MD

Rheumatology*
3.4 (10)
Map Pin Small Paterson, NJ
Accepting new patients
51 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Robert Lahita, MD

Dr. Robert Lahita, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Paterson, NJ. They specialize in Rheumatology, has 51 years of experience. They graduated from Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College and is affiliated with Saint Joseph's University Medical Center. Dr. Lahita, completed a residency at Ny Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Lahita an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Lahita works at Practice in Paterson, NJ with other offices in Wayne, NJ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey 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. Lahita's Office Locations

  1. 1
    St. Joseph's University Medical Center
    703 Main St, Paterson, NJ 07503 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 754-4175
  2. 2
    Wayne Cancer Center LLC
    234 Hamburg Tpke, Wayne, NJ 07470 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 754-4175

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  • Saint Joseph's University Medical Center

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    About Dr. Robert Lahita, MD

    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 51 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1336275288
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Rockefeller Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Ny Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Ny Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Lahita accepts Aetna, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Lahita. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lahita.

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