Christopher Di Giorgio

Christopher Di Giorgio, MD

  • Cardiology

As a cardiologist, caring for our community is an honor and a privilege that I take very seriously. I strive to provide compassionate and highly personalized cardiovascular care. My goal is to help patients make informed choices that will serve them now and in the future. Together, we will ensure that you get the appropriate monitoring and treatment for your heart or vascular condition, so that you can live as fully as possible.

Languages Spoken

  • Italian
  • Spanish

Related Practices

  • Bart De Gregorio, MD, LLC

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Cardiology

Other Areas of Practice

  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Women and Heart Disease

Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Ambulatory Telemetry Monitoring
  • Cardioversion
  • Carotid Artery Ultrasound
  • Contrast Echocardiography
  • Coronary Calcium Score
  • Coronary CT Angiography
  • Echocardiography
  • Enhanced Counterpulsation (EECP)
  • Exercise Stress Testing
  • Holter/Ambulatory Monitoring
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacological Stress Testing
  • Renal Artery Ultrasound
  • Stress Echocardiography
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Vascular Ultrasound of the Arm and Leg
  • Vein Screening and Treatment

Conditions Treated

  • Angina
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Palpitations
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Syncope (Fainting)
  • Tachycardia
  • Vein Disease
  • Ventricular Tachycardia

Locations &
Appointments

Locations

  • Bart De Gregorio, MD, LLC

    946 Bloomfield Avenue Glen Ridge, NJ 07028

    Main: 973-743-1121
    Fax: 973-743-2627

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

Consumer Health Network (CHN)

  • CHN PPO

CoreSource

  • CoreSource

Coventry

  • CCN

Emblem Health

  • GHI PPO
  • GHI CBP
  • Vytra

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health

GEHA

  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

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

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid
  • Total Care (DSNP)

MagnaCare

  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

Medicaid

  • Medicaid NJ

Medicare

  • Medicare NJ

MultiPlan/PHCS

  • Beech Street
  • Humana
  • PHCS
  • Pomco
  • 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
  • QualCare EPO
  • FEHB
  • GHI PPO
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP PPO
  • HIP PRIME HMO
  • HIP PRIME PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • Humana
  • Inner Circle
  • Oscar
  • 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 Christopher Di Giorgio

Dr. Di Giorgio is board certified in cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, vascular ultrasound interpretation (RPVI), and internal medicine. His clinical interests include coronary artery disease, valvular disease, heart failure, hyperlipidemia, preventative cardiology, and women and heart disease. He received his MD from Stony Brook University School of Medicine and did his residency in internal medicine at St. Luke’s–Roosevelt Hospital Center (Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons), followed by a cardiology fellowship at Rutgers–University Hospital. He is a co-investigator, representing Englewood Hospital, on a national cardiac clinical trial and is a co-author on several research publications evaluating cardiovascular disease treatment. In addition to English, Dr. Di Giorgio is fluent in Italian and Spanish.

Education &
Training

Education & Degrees

MD: SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine

Residency

St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

Fellowship

Rutgers University Hospital (UMDNJ), Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Other Certifications

  • Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography
  • Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)

Publications

Publications

  • Ghayal P, Mathur A, Hashim H, Di Giorgio C, Raskin A._"Predictive Value of Selvester Score in Estimating Infarct Size in Patients Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention". Abstract, The ACC, March 2014
  • Makani HJ, Messerli FH, Di Giorgio C, Romero J, Kabbli G, De Benedetti Zunino ME, Silva EJ "Pedal Edema Associated with Calcium Antagonists - Incidence and Withdrawal Rate". Abstract, The ACC, October 2009
  • Makani HJ, Messerli FH, Di Glorgio C. Romero J, De Benedetti Zunino ME, Silva Enciso J. "Effect of Renin Angiotensin System (RAS) Blockade on Calcium Antagonist Associated Pedal Edema". Abs1ract, The ACC, October 2009
  • Giugliano RP, White JA, Bode C, Armstrong PW, Montalescot G, Lewis BS, van't Hof A, Berdan LG, Lee KL, Strony JT, Hildemann S, Veltri E, Van de Werf F, Braunwald E, Harrington RA, Califf RM, Newby LK. EARLY ACS Investigators. "Early versus delayed, provisional eptifibatide in acute coronary syndromes", New England Journal of Medicine 2009 May 21;360(21):2176-90