George Nikias, MD, Gastroenterology, River Edge, NJ, Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center


Gastroenterology River Edge, NJ

Advanced Endoscopic Interventional

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School Newark

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  • Dr. George Nikias is a gastroenterologist in River Edge, NJ and is affiliated with Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College and has been in practice 28 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Greek. He specializes in advanced endoscopic interventional and is experienced in general gastroenterology, hepatology, hepatic cirrhosis, and interventional gastroenterology.

Education & Training

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterFellowship, Gastroenterology, 1993 - 1995
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationFellowship, Hepatology, 1992 - 1993
  • North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health SystemResidency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1992
  • New York Medical CollegeClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 1995 - 2021
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 1992 - 1993
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Gastroenterology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2007-2017
  • New York Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Inside Jersey Magazine Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2010-2014
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Other Languages

  • Greek

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