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Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery* Age 48
Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD
4.9 (33 Ratings)
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Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Hackensack, NJ.
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Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery* Age 48
Hackensack, NJ
Accepting new patients
Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Hackensack, NJ.

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Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Hackensack, NJ. They graduated from SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY / HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER and completed a residency at Allegheny General Hospital. They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. At present, Dr. Pelz received an average rating of 4.9/5 from patients and has been reviewed 33 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Pelz is board certified in General Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection Robotic Assist
Pleural Effusion
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection Robotic Assist
Pleural Effusion
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Lung Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pericardial Disease
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with Robotic Assist
Closed Endoscopic Biopsy of Bronchus With Robotic Assistance
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Partial Lobectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Abdominal Pain
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
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Atrial Fibrillation
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Mediastinal Tumor
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Breast Cancer
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Cardiac Tamponade
Cholangiocarcinoma
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Hypertensive Heart without Failure
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Rib Fracture
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Secondary Hypertension
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Systolic Heart Failure
Thymomas
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Thyroid Cancer
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Traumatic Brain Injury
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Acid Reflux Surgery
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Atherectomy
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic Paraesophagel Hernia Robotic Assist
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy with Robotic Assist
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Heart Defect Repair
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy of Lung with Robotic Assist
Lung Surgery
Lymphadenectomy with Robotic Assist
Maze Procedure
Mediastinoscopy
Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Lobectomy
Open Lung Removal
Open Lung Resection or Removal
Open Segmentectomy
Open Thymectomy
Pancoast Tumor Excision
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Sympathectomy
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Robotic Assist
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thymectomy
Thyroidectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound

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Locations

  1. 1 Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center
    30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601
  2. 2 Hackensack Meridian Health Medical Group
    20 Prospect Ave Ste 701, Hackensack, NJ 07601
  3. 3 Office
    20 Prospect Ave Ste 701, Hackensack, NJ 07601
  4. 4 Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center
    1 Bay Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042

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4.9
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Dec 20, 2023
Dr. pelz treated my mom with a nodule for Lung Cancer. He was very helpful through the process. Also his team as well. Josephine from his office was very patient with us when ever we needed guidance.
Molly — Dec 20, 2023
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Specialties*
Cardiothoracic Surgery
General Surgery
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY / HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • General Surgery
Board Certifications
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Internship

Internship
  • Allegheny General Hospital
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Allegheny General Hospital
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    2011
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Pelz's profile.

Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Geoffrey Pelz, MD holds board certification in General Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Hackensack University Medical Center

    30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ