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Dr. Melvin Polkow is a critical care pulmonologist in Hackensack. He diagnoses and treats patients suffering from severe respiratory disease, like emphysema or COPD.

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Northern NJ Pulmonary Associates  

Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. Melvin S. Polkow is accepting new patients at this office.


211 Essex Street, Suite 302, Hackensack, NJ 07601

Office Hours

  Open Lunch Close
Mon 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Tue 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Wed 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Thu 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Fri 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Office Details

Doctor Specialties Pulmonary Critical Care & Internal Medicine
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty Pulmonology
Group Practice Northern New Jersey Pulmonary
Hospital Affiliations
  • Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Hackensack University Medical Center at Pascack Valley
Languages Spoken Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese

Insurance Accepted  

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • United Healthcare
  • Other

About Dr. Polkow
Dr. Polkow


Dr. Melvin Polkow graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

Dr. Polkow has one office in New Jersey where he specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Polkow works with three doctors including Dr. Emanuele Santomauro and Dr. David Orr.


Education & Training  

Languages Spoken  

  • English

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