Raffaella Kalishman, MD

Raffaella Kalishman, MD

  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease

I strongly believe that when patients understand their medical conditions, they can truly participate in the management and treatment of their issues. I always encourage my patients to send records, ask questions, and bring family, so that as a team, we can get them on the path to wellness.

Languages Spoken

  • Italian
  • Spanish

Related Practices

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease

Other Areas of Practice

  • Primary Care
  • Adult Health
  • Behavioral Health
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Men's Health
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Prevention and Wellness
  • Travel Medicine
  • Weight Management
  • Women's Health

Procedures

  • Cancer Screening
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Health Screening
  • Immunizations
  • Physical Exams
  • Wound Care

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute and Chronic Infections
  • AIDS
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Babesiosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Infection
  • Chest Pain
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Dizziness
  • Ehrlichiosis
  • Endocarditis
  • Epstein-Barr Virus
  • Fainting
  • Fever
  • Flu (Influenza)
  • Gout
  • Headaches
  • Heartburn
  • Hepatitis C
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • HIV
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Replacement Infection
  • Lyme Disease
  • Memory Problems
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Migraine
  • Obesity
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Palpitations
  • Parasitic Infection
  • Prostate Disorders
  • Rashes
  • Respiratory Infections
  • Septic Arthritis
  • Sinusitis
  • Staphylococcal Infection
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Travel-Related Infections
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Wound Infection

Locations &
Appointments

Locations

HVA Medical Group

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22-02 Broadway Suite 304 Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

Phone: 551-299-7373
Fax: 201-791-2713

Appointments

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Insurance

Insurances Accepted

Please contact your insurance company directly prior to receiving services or care to confirm your coverage. Although we have made every effort to ensure this list is accurate, only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)

Aetna

  • Aetna Assure Premier Plus
  • Aetna CCN
  • Aetna CoreSource
  • Aetna Coventry
  • Aetna FIDE-SNP
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna Whole Health HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health PPO
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health

AmeriHealth

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

APWU

  • APWU Health Plan

Cigna

  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Health Partners

Clover Health

  • Clover Medicare Advantage

EmblemHealth

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

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Priority
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (prefix VJD)
  • Empire BCBS Indemnity
  • Empire BCBS Medicare Advantage Plus
  • Empire BCBS PPO

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

Fidelis Care NJ

  • Fidelis Care NJ Medicaid Managed Care

First Health

  • First Health

GEHA

  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

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

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid
  • Horizon NJ TotalCare (D-SNP)

Humana

  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Humana ChoicePOS
  • Humana Gold Choice Network PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice Network PFFS 23
  • Humana Gold Plus DE-SNP
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare (Employer PPO Plus)
  • Humana Medicare PPO
  • Humana Medicare PPO 2023
  • Humana National Medicare HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National POS - Open Access Plus

MagnaCare

  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

Medicaid

  • Medicaid NJ

Medicare

  • Medicare NJ

MultiPlan/PHCS

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

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO

NALC

  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits

Oxford

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

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

UMR

  • UMR

United Healthcare Community and State

  • Dual Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ FamilyCare)
  • UnitedHealthcare Community and State Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

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

Wellcare NJ

  • Wellcare NJ Ambetter
  • Wellcare NJ Medicare Managed Care

Wellpoint

  • Wellpoint Medicaid
  • Wellpoint Medicare Advantage

About

About Raffaella Kalishman

Dr. Kalishman is board certified in infectious disease and in internal medicine. Her primary clinical interests are promoting wellness, management of chronic conditions, chronic and acute infections, hepatitis C, HIV, tickborne illnesses such as Lyme disease and ehrlichiosis, travel medicine, and women's health. Dr. Kalishman received her MD from St. George's University School of Medicine, in Grenada, West Indies. She did an internal medicine residency at Atlantic Health System-Morristown Medical Center and an infectious disease fellowship at Mount Sinai St. Luke's-Roosevelt, in Manhattan. Dr. Kalishman is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. In addition to English, she is fluent in Italian and Spanish.

Professional Memberships

Infectious Disease Society of America

Education &
Training

Education & Degrees

MD: St. George's University School of Medicine

Residency

Morristown Memorial Hospital

Fellowship

Mt. Sinai/St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center: Infectious Disease

Certifications & Distinctions

  • Infectious Disease (American Board of Internal Medicine)
  • Internal Medicine (American Board of Internal Medicine)

Reviews & Ratings

Reviews & Ratings

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173 patient ratings

Reviews and ratings on our website are based on feedback from verified patients collected by Press Ganey, an independent organization that surveys patients about their care experience.

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Provider included you in decisions
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4.9
Provider discussed treatment options
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4.9
Likelihood of recommending this provider
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5.0

Recent Comments

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5.0 July 2024

"Dr Kalishman is the best."

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5.0 June 2024

"Dr Kalishman is amazing"

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5.0 June 2024

"Dr. Kalishman saved my life, in more ways than one."

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5.0 June 2024

"I love Dr. Kalishman. She is the best!"

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5.0 May 2024

"Dr Kalishman always listens to my concerns and gives me great care."

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5.0 May 2024

"Humane treatment"

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5.0 May 2024

"Doctor is so great. Wish all were like her"

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5.0 April 2024

"All time take care me very friendly and professional way"

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5.0 April 2024

"Dr Kalishman is the kindest doctor I have ever seen. I recommend her to anyone that asked if I know a good doctor, she's the best!!"

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5.0 April 2024

"Dr. Kalishman and her staff and amongst the best I've ever had. Attentive, kind, and informative."