Joseph R. Fernicola, MD

Medical Director, Valley Medical Group - Ramsey

Joseph Fernicola, MD
Specialties
Internal Medicine
Primary Care
Gender
Male
Languages
English
Valley Medical Group
Member, ColigoCare
ColigoCare is a network of physicians working collectively to provide the highest quality care to patients and the community.
Appointments
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Location(s)

VMG-Primary Care Ramsey Medical

470 North Franklin Turnpike
Ramsey, NJ 07446
Phone: 201-327-8765
Fax: 201-327-8496

Education

Education

MD, University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey, 1991 - 1995

BA, Rutgers University, 1987 - 1991

Internship & Residency

Mount Sinai Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1995 - 1998

Board Certifications

American Board Of Internal Medicine - Certified, 1998

Get to Know Me

What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Hypertension, diabetes mellitus, asthma, COPD, hyperlipidemia, acute respiratory infections.

What would you like patients to know about your approach to care?

I provide thorough and attentive primary medical care for chronic and ongoing medical issues, as well as acute episodic care.  I especially enjoy the diagnostic phase of a patient's medical care and working with the patient to determine the etiology of their symptoms to the extent that it’s possible.

What inspired you to become a doctor?

I knew I wanted to use scientific knowledge and logic to serve people in need of care.  I also wanted to be a caring and attentive counselor to those with medical problems or in need of medical advice.

Insurance

Valley Medical Group providers accept the following plans.

Patient Ratings & Comments

4.7

Comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction surveys.

10/28/2022
Dr. Fernicola is excellent in all areas
10/27/2022
I have been seeing Dr Fernicola for 20+ years, since he join the practice... He has always been very responsive to my questions and concerns over the years; either my messaging him thru the portal or during my office visit/ The front dest persponal ([...]) is awsome as well!
10/21/2022
Dr. Fernicola is clear precise and caring. Is very appreciative also that he got back to me very quickly I have recommended that the Fernicola to my friend and will continue to do so
10/14/2022
All good
10/06/2022
Have been seeing Dr Fernicola for 20 plus years. I drive 2 hours to still see him because of his good care and kindness