Dr. Ira I Zucker MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Ira Zucker is a gastroenterologist in Emerson, New Jersey and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hackensack University Medical Center and Valley Hospital. He received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Zucker accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 40 doctors at Hackensack University Medical Center and one of 41 at Valley Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Valley Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Hackensack University Medical Center
Ranked #28 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1984

St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1984–1986

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 27 years in Gastroenterology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Fellow (FACG), American College of Gastroenterology

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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