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Dr. Jeffrey Charen, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

**PLEASE NOTE, YOUR APPOINTMENT IS NOT CONFIRMED UNTIL YOU SPEAK WITH THE OFFICE** As a board certified orthopedic surgeon and board certified sports medicine specialist, I provide a friendly and thorough approach to patients with hip and knee problems. Total joint replacement, arthroscopic surgery including ACL reconstruction, meniscus and cartilage repair and sports medicine are my areas of subspecialty expertise. Using minimally invasive surgical techniques as well as offering nonsurgical alternatives provides you with a wide range of treatment options. I was raised in New Jersey and have enjoyed practicing in this area for over twenty years. Along with my board certified partners, we offer a full range of orthopedic care and accept most insurance plans.

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • JFK Medical Center
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
  • Raritan Bay Medical Center - Old Bridge Division
  • Raritan Bay Medical Center - Perth Amboy Division

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Rochester, Doctor of Medicine
  • Columbia University, Columbia College (Bachelor’s)
  • Strong Memorial Hospital, Internship in General Surgery
  • Strong Memorial Hospital, Residency in General Surgery
  • Tufts-New England Medical Center, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery

Professional memberships

  • New Jersey Orthopaedic Society
  • Medical Society of New Jersey
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Awards and publications

  • Dr. Charen Serves as a Board Member for the New Jersey Orthopedic Society

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1891777942

Office locations

Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey

205 May St, Suite 202

Edison, NJ 08837

Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey

3 Hospital Plaza, Suite 411

Old Bridge, NJ 08857

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Dr. Charan has done both of my knee surgey and I am very comfortable with him. He is informative.
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Dr Charen is personal and answered all of my questions, office staff professional and helpful.
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I was pleased with the doctor and would recommend him.
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Difficult to read on the first visit.
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Was not sure doctor understood my problems.
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it went very well every one very helpful and and dr Charen explained everything to me in a manor that I understood.
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The office staff was very friendly and they did xrays right there. The Dr was nice and seems very confident. The wait was long but the appointment itself was quick and to the point but did not feel rushed.
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The kind of way you want a doctor visit to go.
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Waited over an hour in the waiting area. Should be a reason why we appointments.
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I was in so much pain; TG his office personnel were able to schedule me this afternoon!
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