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Michael Wax, MD
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  • Oncology and Hematology
  • Breast Care Center
  • Cancer Services
  • Clinical Research
  • Internal Medicine
Accepting new patients

Locations

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Berkeley Heights Oncology and Hematology

1 Diamond Hill Road
Bensley Pavilion, 2nd floor
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • ALCL
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal mammogram support
  • Abscess excision
  • Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML)
  • Additional / adjuvant therapy
  • Anal cancer
  • Anemia
  • Annual physicals
  • Anticardiolipin antibodies
  • Antiphospholipid antibodies
  • Antithrombin III deficiency
  • Anxiety
  • Aromatase Inhibitors
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • B12 deficiency
  • Behavioral health
  • Bladder cancer
  • Bone density testing
  • Breast biopsy education
  • Breast biopsy support
  • Breast cancer
  • Breast cancer coordinated care services
  • Breast cancer counseling resource support
  • Breast cancer education
  • Breast cancer health care support
  • Breast cancer lifestyle modification
  • Breast cancer nurse navigation
  • Breast cancer risk assessment support
  • Breast cancer support
  • Breast cancer support groups
  • Breast cancer surgery support
  • Breast cancer survivor plan of care
  • Breast cancer survivor support
  • Breast disease education and support
  • Breast disease nurse navigation
  • Breast health education and support
  • Breast health nurse navigation
  • Breast treatment with nurse navigation
  • Breast ultrasound education and support
  • CMML
  • Cancer survivor support
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Chemoprevention
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chemotherapy clinical trials
  • Chemotherapy side effect support
  • Chemotherapy support
  • Chest pain
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
  • Colds
  • Colon cancer
  • Counseling resource support
  • Cyst excision
  • Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  • Depression
  • Dermatologic Issues
  • Diabetes
  • Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
  • Ductal carcinoma in situ / DCIS nurse navigation
  • Duodenal cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Esophageal tumors
  • Excisional breast biopsy support
  • Factor 5 Leiden
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Flu
  • Follicular lymphoma
  • Gallbladder cancer / carcinoma
  • Gastrointestinal problems
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Headache
  • Hemachromatosis
  • Hematologic issues
  • Hepatic tumors
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • High blood pressure
  • Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Hormone therapy
  • Hypertension
  • Image - guided biopsy support
  • Immunotherapy
  • Infections
  • Inflammatory breast disease nurse navigation
  • Insomnia
  • Invasive ductal cancer nurse navigation
  • Itching
  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Leukocytopenia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipoma excision
  • Liver tumors
  • Lobular carcinoma in situ nurse navigation
  • Lower back pain
  • Lupus anticoagulant
  • Mammogram education and support
  • Mantle cell lymphoma
  • Marginal zone lymphoma
  • Mastectomy education and support
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Metabolic syndrome management
  • Metastatic breast cancer nurse navigation
  • Moles
  • Multidisciplinary breast treatment
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)
  • Myeloproliferative disorders
  • Nasopharyngeal cancer
  • Neoadjuvant chemotherapy
  • Neurologic problems
  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Non-small cell lung cancer
  • Oropharyngeal cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
  • PET
  • Pain Management
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pathology review
  • Peritoneal cancer
  • Platelet disorders
  • Polycythemia vera (PV)
  • Positron emission tomography (PET)
  • Preventive care
  • Prostate cancer
  • Protein C deficiency
  • Protein S deficiency
  • Prothrombin gene mutation
  • Pulmonary embolism (PE)
  • Pulmonary issues
  • Radiation therapy support
  • Rectal cancer
  • Red blood cell disorders
  • Reflux
  • Renal cell cancer
  • Risk-reduction medications
  • Screenings
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Small cell lung cancer
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Stomach cancer
  • Swollen glands
  • Tamoxifen
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombophilia
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tonsillar cancer
  • Upper back pain
  • Weight Management
  • White blood cell disorders
  • anaplastic large-cell lymphoma
  • aplastic anemia
  • blood diseases
  • blood transfusions
  • bone marrow aspiration
  • bone marrow biopsy
  • cancer care
  • cholesterol
  • complete blood count
  • cooley's anemia
  • cutaneous ALCL
  • diet and nutrition
  • extreme fatigue
  • frequent bruising
  • frequent fever
  • frequent nosebleed
  • gastric cancer
  • hemoglobin H disease
  • hemophilia
  • hydrops fetalis
  • invasive lobular cancer nurse navigation
  • iron deficiency anemia
  • iron level test
  • leukemia
  • lifestyle medicine
  • lumbar puncture
  • lump in groin
  • lump in neck
  • lump under arm
  • lymphocytic leukemia
  • lymphoma
  • musculoskeletal disorder
  • myelogenous leukemia
  • pain on left side of belly
  • radiation therapy
  • raised red bumps on skin
  • sepsis
  • sickle cell anemia
  • stem cell transplant
  • swollen lymph nodes
  • systemic ALCL
  • thalassemia

Accepted Insurances

Always check with your health insurance carrier before scheduling any type of service. You can learn the details of your individual health insurance plan, including the amount of your copay, deductible, and coinsurance by visiting your health insurance company's website or by calling their customer service department. Click here to review our list of accepted insurance plans.

Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare PrimeAetna Signature Administrators
  • HMO
  • Meritain
  • Open Access
  • POS
  • AHS - SMG is Tier 1
  • APCN - Aetna Premier Choice Network
  • Axcel Choice POS II
  • Axcel Open Access
  • Choice POS II
  • EPO Select
  • HNO - Health Network Option
  • Liberty - SMG is Tier 1
  • Medicare Advantage - HMO, PPO
  • Choice
  • PPO
  • Signature PPO
  • Assure Premier Plus
AmeriHealth
  • EPO
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • POS
  • Open Access
  • Open Access Plus
  • Local Value
  • Tiered Advantage
  • Advantage
  • HMO Plus
  • POS Plus
  • Regional Preferred
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Horizon BCBS NJ
  • Empire/Anthem BCBS PPO
  • Federal Program
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Out-of-State BCBS PPO Blue Card
Cigna
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • Open Access
  • Cigna Health Plan (CHP)
  • Choice Fund
  • Indemnity
  • International
  • Open Access Plus
CHN - Consumer Health Network
Clover Medicare Advantage
  • All Plans
Coventry Health Plans
First Health
  • All Plans with First Health Logo
Humana Medicare Advantage
  • PPO
Medicare
  • Traditional Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Medicare Advantage PPO
Magnacare
  • All plans PPO
Multiplan/PHCS
  • Multiplan/PHCS logo on card - PPO
Oxford Healthplan
  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Advantage
OSCAR
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • OSCAR NJ Individual and Family Plan
  • OSCAR NJ PPO Plan
Qualcare
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • PPO
  • EPO
  • Community Care Network
  • Emblem Health (with Qualcare logo)
  • HIP Prime (with Qualcare logo)
Tricare
  • Traditional Plan
United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete - HMO, PPOChoice
  • Choice Plus
  • HMO
  • Navigate - EPO, HMO, POS
  • NY SHIP
  • PPO

Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Medical School

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Undergraduate

  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Residency

  • Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Internal Medicine, Hospital of the Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

  • Hematology-Oncology, University of Washington/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

About Me

In addition to his position at Summit Medical Group, oncologist Michael B. Wax, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, and a member of the medical staff at Carol G. Simon Cancer Center in Morristown, New Jersey. He is a member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group. Dr. Wax is a former member of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Consultant Medical Staff.

Dr. Wax has been featured in Millburn-Short Hills "Super Doctors" listings as well as Castle Connolly "Top Doctors in the New York Metro Area," Castle Connolly "America's Top Doctors," Castle Connolly "Top Doctors in Women's Health," and New Jersey Monthly article, "Nurses' Choice for Top Docs." Dr. Wax's Castle Connolly listings have been reprinted in US News and World Report, New York Magazine, and Inside Jersey. Dr. Wax's licensed nurse colleagues nominated him for the New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors 2009" listing through a New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute (NJHCQI) independent nurse survey. He also is featured in New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors" listings.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2018
  • Top Doctors Inside Jersey 2018
  • Top Doctors 2017
  • Inside Jersey Top Docs 2017
  • Top Doctors 2016
  • Top Doctors 2015
  • Top Doctors 2014
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors