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James Pritsiolas, MD, FASN, CHS
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  • Nephrology
Accepting new patients



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75 E. Northfield Road Nephrology

75 E. Northfield Road
Livingston, NJ 07039
United States

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95 Madison Avenue Nephrology

95 Madison Avenue
Suite 2C
Morristown, NJ 07960
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Albumin urine test
  • BUN test
  • Blood in urine
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Chronic renal failure
  • Declining kidney function
  • Diabetes
  • ESRD
  • Edema
  • Electrolyte imbalance
  • End stage renal disease
  • Glomerular filtration rate
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hemodialysis
  • High blood pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney diseases
  • Kidney failure
  • Kidney stones
  • Minimal change disease
  • Mycobacterial disease
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Papillary necrosis
  • Peritoneal dialysis
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Protein in urine
  • Renal insufficiency
  • Renovascular hypertension
  • Swelling

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Nephrology
  • Certified Hypertension Specialist

Medical School

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY


  • Psychology (minors in Biochemistry and Engineering), Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY


  • Internal Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY


  • Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology


  • Internal Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY


  • Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY

About Me

James Pritsiolas, MD, FASN, is a member of Summit Health's Nephrology Department and Chronic Care Center. He has lectured widely in Nephrology to various groups, including to Physicians, Residents, Medical Students, Nurses, as well as community organizations.

Dr. Pritsiolas joins our team from CarePoint Health Medical Group. Prior to that, he was Partner at The Hypertension and Renal Group with offices in Livingston and Bayonne, NJ. He has an academic appointment in the Department of Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School and was previously Chief of Nephrology at CarePoint Health - Bayonne Medical Center. Dr. Pritsiolas is certified as a Hypertension Specialist, having successfully passed the American Hypertension Specialist Certification Program which identifies him as having expert skills and mastery of knowledge in the management of clinical hypertension and related disorders.

Dr. Pritsiolas has received numerous honors and awards, including being listed in "Top Doctors (Nephrology)" by Inside Jersey (a Star-Ledger Magazine), New Jersey Monthly Magazine, and Castle Connolly. He has also received Teaching Awards from Saint Barnabas Medical Center. He is also a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology.

When he is not busy caring for patients, Dr. Pritsiolas enjoys spending time with good friends and family and spending as much time as he can near the ocean.

English, Greek, Spanish

Hospital Affiliations

  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Overlook Medical Center
  • Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2019
  • Top Doctors Inside Jersey 2018
  • Top Doctors 2017
  • Inside Jersey Top Docs 2017