Ajay K. Gupta, MD

Ajay K. Gupta, MD

  • Cardiology

My patients and their families have always inspired me to provide the best care possible and to create and develop programs that will best serve my patients’ needs and improve their quality of life. Since 1989, I have provided consistent, quality, patient-centered care, for which I have been recognized as a Top Doctor in New Jersey by NJ Monthly Magazine every year since 2011.

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi

Related Practices

  • Heart and Vascular Associates of Northern Jersey

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Cardiology

Other Areas of Practice

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Women and Heart Disease

Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Ambulatory Telemetry Monitoring
  • Angiography
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Artery Stent Placement
  • Coronary CT Angiography
  • Echocardiography
  • Exercise Stress Testing
  • Holter/Ambulatory Monitoring
  • Pacemaker Follow-Up
  • Peripheral Vascular Angiogram
  • Pharmacological Stress Testing
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)

Conditions Treated

  • Angina
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Palpitations
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope (Fainting)
  • Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Tachycardia

Locations &
Appointments

Locations

  • Heart and Vascular Associates NJ

    2 Brighton Road Suite 400 Clifton, NJ 07012

    Main: 973-779-8887
    Fax: 973-595-5069

  • Heart and Vascular Associates NJ

    401 Hamburg Turnpike Suite 109 Wayne, NJ 07470

    Main: 973-595-5345
    Fax: 973-595-5069

  • Heart and Vascular Associates NJ

    1225 McBride Avenue Suite 201 Woodland Park, NJ 07424

    Main: 973-595-5345
    Fax: 973-595-5069

Insurance

Insurances Accepted

Below is a list of the insurance plans that your provider participates in. It is very important that you contact your insurance company prior to receiving services or care. Each health insurance plan is different and some provide different levels of coverage: only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)

Aetna

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health

Amerigroup

  • Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup Medicaid

AmeriHealth

  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Value Network (Exchange Plan)
  • AmeriHealth Administrator

APWU

  • APWU Health Plan

Cigna

  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Health Partners

Clover Health

  • Clover Health

CoreSource

  • CoreSource

Coventry

  • CCN

EmblemHealth

  • EmblemHealth EPO
  • EmblemHealth EPO2
  • EmblemHealth FEHB
  • EmblemHealth FEHBP
  • EmblemHealth GHI PPO
  • EmblemHealth GHI CBP
  • EmblemHealth National
  • EmblemHealth PPO1
  • EmblemHealth PPO2
  • EmblemHealth PPO3
  • EmblemHealth Tri-State
  • Vytra

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Access Network
  • Blue Priority
  • Direct HMO
  • Direct POS
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Pathway EPO
  • Pathway HMO
  • Empire BCBS POS
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Prism
  • Silver
  • Total Blue

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health

GEHA

  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS EPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS Medicare Managed Care
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • OMNIA Tier 1
  • NJ Carpenters Fund
  • Traditional

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid

MagnaCare

  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

Medicaid

  • Medicaid NJ

Medicare

  • Medicare NJ

MultiPlan/PHCS

  • Beech Street
  • MultiPlan Humana
  • PHCS
  • Pomco
  • MultiPlan Worker’s Comp

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO

NALC

  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits

Oxford

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Garden State Network
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Metro

QualCare

  • Choice Care
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP PPO
  • HIP PRIME HMO
  • HIP PRIME PPO
  • Oscar
  • QualCare EPO
  • QualCare FEHB
  • QualCare GHI PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare Humana
  • QualCare PPO
  • QualCare Worker's Comp

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

TRICARE North Region

  • DVA
  • CHAMPVA

UMR

  • UMR

UnitedHealthcare

  • AARP
  • Commercial and Marketplace
  • Compass Benefit (Exchange)
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • Medica
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • River Valley
  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources

United Healthcare Community and State

  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicare
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ Family Care)
  • Dual Complete

Wellcare

  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care

About

About Ajay K. Gupta

Dr. Gupta is board certified in cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and internal medicine. He is an attending cardiologist at St. Joseph University Medical Center, St. Joseph Wayne Hospital, St. Mary’s General Hospital, Hackensack UMC Mountainside Hospital, and Englewood Hospital. Dr. Gupta earned his MD at University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. He completed his internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at Seton Hall University/St. Joseph University Medical Center, New Jersey, and has been named one of New Jersey’s Top Doctors by New Jersey Monthly Magazine every year since 2011.

Dr. Gupta specializes in coronary intervention, cardiovascular disease, and peripheral vascular diagnostic procedures. His practice focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cardiovascular disease, including angina and heart attack; high blood pressure; high cholesterol; and diabetes. He conducts noninvasive cardiology testing, including treadmill stress tests, nuclear stress tests, and echocardiograms. He also performs interventional and invasive cardiology testing, including cardiac catheterization, coronary balloon angioplasty, as well as diagnosis and treatment for valvular heart disease such as leaky valves and aortic stenosis. He provides invasive testing for peripheral vascular diseases, including peripheral angiograms to diagnose leg pains and claudication.

With convenient office hours throughout the week, Dr. Gupta has two office locations in Wayne and Clifton NJ. His compassion, confidence, and competence have helped him build lasting relationships with patients and their families as he provides high quality, patient-centered care.

Honors & Awards

  • 2011-2017: New Jersey Monthly Magazine Top Doctor

Education &
Training

Education & Degrees

MD: University College of Medical Sciences New Delhi

Residency

St. Joseph Regional Medical Center

Fellowship

St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center, Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Other Certifications

  • Nuclear Cardiology