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Brian Schactman, MD, FACP
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  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Research
Accepting new patients

Appointments: Call 973-777-7911


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6 Brighton Road Internal Medicine - Suite A

6 Brighton Road
Suite A
Clifton, NJ 07012
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • AWV
  • Allergies
  • Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL)
  • Anaplastic large-cell lymphoma
  • Annual physicals
  • Annual visit
  • Annual wellness visit
  • Anxiety
  • Aplastic anemia
  • Behavioral health
  • Behavioral problems
  • Blood diseases
  • Blood transfusions
  • Bone marrow aspiration
  • Bone marrow biopsy
  • Bronchitis
  • Cancer care
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chest pain
  • Cholesterol
  • Colds
  • Complete blood count
  • Cooley's anemia
  • Cough
  • Cutaneous ALCL
  • Depression
  • Diet
  • Ear pain
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Flu
  • Frequent bruising
  • Frequent fever
  • Frequent nosebleed
  • Headache
  • Hemoglobin H disease
  • Hemophilia
  • High blood pressure
  • Hydrops fetalis
  • Hypertension
  • Immunizations
  • Iron level test
  • Leukemia
  • Lifestyle medicine
  • Lower back pain
  • Lumbar puncture
  • Lump in groin
  • Lump in neck
  • Lump under arm
  • Lymphocytic leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Metabolic syndrome management
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Myelogenous leukemia
  • Nutrition
  • PCP
  • PE
  • Pain Management
  • Pain on left side of belly
  • Pink eye
  • Positron emission tomography (PET)
  • Premenopause symptoms
  • Preventative care
  • Prevention
  • Preventive visits
  • Primary Care
  • Primary Care Provider
  • Primary Care Providers
  • Radiation therapy
  • Raised red bumps on skin
  • Screenings
  • Sepsis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Sinusitis
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sprains
  • Stem cell transplant
  • Strains
  • Strep throat
  • Swollen glands
  • Swollen lymph nodes
  • Systemic ALCL
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Vaccinations
  • Vaccine
  • Vaccines
  • Well visits

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine

Medical School

  • Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA


  • Political Science, Duke University, Durham, NC

  • Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC

About Me

Brian Schactman, MD, specializes in internal medicine.

Dr. Schactman has practiced with New Jersey Physicians since 1998. At New Jersey Physicians, he has been Principal Investigator and Subinvestigator for trials involving novel treatments for a wide range of diseases.

Dr. Schactman has worked with the American Managed Care and Review Association, where he participated in developing the Utilization Review and Accreditation Commission to promote health care quality through accreditation and certification programs.

Dr. Schactman says, "My interest in life science grew to include my desire to help others lead healthy lives. I am particularly interested in the role diet and exercise have on long-term disease outcomes."

Dr. Schactman is a fellow of the American College of physicians. He is a recipient of the Haskel Schiff Award for Excellence in Clinical Medicine. During medical school, Dr. Schactman was a Joseph Collins Foundation Scholar, Southern Medical Association Scholar, Hoak Scholar, and AH Robbins Scholar. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, and Sigma Zeta National Honor Science Society.

When he is not working with his patients, Dr. Schactman enjoys spending time with his family and running. He has completed 12 marathons, 6 ultra marathons, and 3 Ragnar relays.


Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Joseph's Hospital