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Peri Kamalakar MD - Pediatric-Hematology/Oncology - Newark

Peri Kamalakar MD

Primary Specialties
  • Pediatric-Hematology/Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Affiliations
    Childrens Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Clara Maass Medical Center
    Monmouth Medical Center
    Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center

    Primary Office

    Address:
    The Valerie Fund Children's Center
    201 Lyons Avenue
    Suite L-5
    Newark, NJ 07112
    Fax:
    (973) 282-0395
    Hours:
    2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month

    Secondary Office

    Address:
    The Valerie Fund Children's Center
    300 Second Avenue
    Monmouth Medical Center
    Long Branch, NJ 07740
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    Phone:
    (732) 923-7455

    Third Office

    Address:
    Medical Specialty Services at Bayonne Pediatric Specialty Services
    16 E 29th St
    Bayonne, NJ 07002
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    Phone:
    (973) 926-7161
    Fax:
    (973) 282-0395

    Fourth Office

    Address:
    Pediatric Subspecialty Center at Edison - Children's Hospital of New Jersey
    102 James St
    Edison, NJ 08820
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    Phone:
    (973) 926-7161
    Fax:
    (973) 282-0395

    Physician Information

    Dr. Kamalakar’s burning interest in hematology was lit during his pediatric residency at The Beth. Following his fellowship he joined the medical staff at The Beth in 1978 and the hem/onc services he initiated there became a Valerie Fund Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders in 1985. The Valerie Fund Centers at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center, and Saint Barnabas Medical Center were united in 2006 into a single program with three locations under Dr. Kamalakar’s direction. Visit The Valerie Fund Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders.

    Experience & Education

    Medical Education: Guntur Medical College, India, 1967

    Internship: Government Hospital, India, Elizabeth General Medical Center, NJ, 1970

    Residency: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark, NJ, 1973

    Fellowship: Buffalo Children's Hospital, Buffalo, NY, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, NY, 1976, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, NY, 1976

    Accepted Health Plans

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.
    • Amerigroup
    • Amerihealth
    • Barnabas Employee Health Plan
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Consumer Health Network
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Horizon NJ Health
    • Magnacare/Magnet
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Multiplan
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Railroad Medicare
    • United Health Care
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Coventry First Health
    • Emblem Health/GHI
    • Qualcare HMO
    • Qualcare PPO
    • United Community Plan
    • United Medicare