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Dr. Melvin Polkow sees patients at Northern NJ Pulmonary Associates, PC. which is part of the Hackensack Meridian Network. He has a thorough training including an internship and a residency from Lenox Hill Hospital, Dr. Polkow proudly looks after the Hackensack, NJ community. Dr. Polkow was awarded his medical degree at the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center. Additionally, he completed a fellowship at the State University of New York, Stony Brook, Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Polkow is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians, the American College of Physicians, and the American Thoracic Society. Dr. Polkow is passionate about ensuring that he has all the tools available in order to make appropriate critical care decisions while caring for his patients.

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Efficient, pleasant staff. Dr. competent and pleasant.

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Good.

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Very pleasant.

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OK.

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My visit was just fine.

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Wait time was not too bad - as expected. Beautiful facility. Courteous staff.

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Excellent.

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Pleased Dr. Polkow very patient and answered all my questions.