Dr. Jeffrey H Charen MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Jeffrey Charen is an orthopedic surgeon in Edison, New Jersey and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including JFK Medical Center and Raritan Bay Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Charen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 19 doctors at JFK Medical Center and one of 12 at Raritan Bay Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests: Sports Medicine, Minimally invasive surgery, Knee Injuries

Hospital Affiliation

Raritan Bay Medical Center

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

JFK Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1980–1983

University of Rochester
Residency, General Surgery, 1978–1980

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Translocation of centromeric heterochromatin in the T(10;13) 199H stock of Mus musculus and localization of chromosome break points.
Dev, V. G., Miller, D. A., Charen, J., Miller, O. J.

Bone fluoride concentrations associated with fluoridated drinking water.
Charen, J., Taves, D. R., Stamm, J. W., Parkins, F. M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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