Violet M. McIntosh, MD

Violet M. McIntosh, MD

  • Breast Surgery

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Breast Surgery

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine
  • Breast Health
  • Women at Higher Risk for Breast Cancer

Procedures

  • Breast Surgery
  • Partial Mastectomy with Oncoplastic Reconstruction
  • Prophylactic Mastectomy
  • Skin- and Nipple-Sparing Mastectomies with Reconstruction
  • Surgical Breast Biopsy

Conditions Treated

  • Atypical Hyperplasia of the Breast
  • Benign Breast Disease
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer in Minorities and Young Women
  • Breast Carcinoma In Situ
  • Genetic Mutations and Breast Cancer
  • Hereditary Breast Cancer Syndromes
  • Lactation Disorders
  • Lymphedema

Locations &
Appointments

Locations

  • Breast Surgery

    350 Engle Street 4th Floor, Room 4503 Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-894-3893
    Fax: 201-894-3764

Insurance

Insurances Accepted

Below is a list of the insurance plans that your provider participates in. It is very important that you contact your insurance company prior to receiving services or care. Each health insurance plan is different and some provide different levels of coverage: only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)

Aetna

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health

Amerigroup

  • Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup Medicaid

AmeriHealth

  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Value Network (Exchange Plan)
  • AmeriHealth Administrator

APWU

  • APWU Health Plan

Cigna

  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Health Partners

Clover Health

  • Clover Health

Consumer Health Network (CHN)

  • CHN PPO

CoreSource

  • CoreSource

Coventry

  • CCN

Devon Health Services

  • Devon Health Plan

EmblemHealth

  • EmblemHealth EPO
  • EmblemHealth EPO2
  • EmblemHealth GHI PPO
  • EmblemHealth GHI CBP
  • EmblemHealth FEHB
  • EmblemHealth FEHBP
  • EmblemHealth National
  • EmblemHealth PPO1
  • EmblemHealth PPO2
  • EmblemHealth PPO3
  • EmblemHealth Tri-State
  • Vytra

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Access Network
  • Blue Priority
  • Direct HMO
  • Direct PPO
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Pathway EPO
  • Pathway HMO
  • Empire BCBS POS
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Prism
  • Silver
  • Total Blue

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health

GEHA

  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Horizon BCBS EPO
  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS Medicare Managed Care
  • NJ Carpenters Fund
  • OMNIA Tier 1
  • Traditional
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid

MagnaCare

  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

Medicaid

  • Medicaid NJ

Medicare

  • Medicare NJ

MultiPlan/PHCS

  • Beech Street
  • MultiPlan Humana
  • PHCS
  • Pomco
  • MultiPlan Worker's Comp

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO

NALC

  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits

Oxford

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Garden State Network
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Metro

QualCare

  • Choice Care
  • QualCare EPO
  • QualCare FEHB
  • QualCare GHI PPO
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP PPO
  • HIP PRIME HMO
  • HIP PRIME PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare Humana
  • Oscar
  • QualCare PPO
  • QualCare Worker’s Comp

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

TRICARE North Region

  • DVA
  • CHAMPVA

UMR

  • UMR

UnitedHealthcare

  • AARP
  • Commercial and Marketplace
  • Compass Benefit (Exchange)
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • Medica
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • River Valley
  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources

United Healthcare Community and State

  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicare
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ Family Care)
  • Dual Complete

USA MCO

  • USA MCO

Wellcare

  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care

About

About Violet M. McIntosh

Dr. McIntosh is chief of breast surgery at Englewood Hospital. Board certified in surgery, she specializes in surgical oncology of the breast. She received her MD from State University of New York College of Medicine. She did her internship and residency at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center and a fellowship in diseases of the breast at Faulkner Hospital. She has presented her work on breast cancer in African American women and benign breast diseases throughout the region. She has particular interest in breast cancer in African-American women, clinical trials, benign breast diseases, therapies for menopausal symptoms, and early diagnosis and management of lymphedema. Dr. McIntosh is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons and Metropolitan Breast Cancer Group.

Honors & Awards

  • 2019: Bergen Magazine Top Doctors
  • 2018: New Jersey Monthly Top Doctor
  • 2017: Jersey Choice Top Doctors, New Jersey Monthly
  • Girl Scout Women of Excellence Award
  • Susan G. Komen, Pink Tie Ball Honoree Commitment to Care Award
  • BVMI Community Service Award
  • Zontas Club of Bergen County Outstanding Contribution in area of Breast Cancer Services
  • Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative: Community Service Award
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • Metropolitan Breast Cancer Group

Committees and Leadership Positions

  • Section Chief, Breast Surgery

Global Health and Community Health Activities

  • Gilda's Club of Bergen County
  • Tennis for Life
  • Sisters Network, Breast Cancer in African American Women
  • Cancer Center Conference EHMC DCIS
  • Cancer Support Group Community Baptist Church

Education &
Training

Education & Degrees

MD: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

Residency

St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center

Fellowship

Faulkner Hospital, Diseases of the Breast

Board Certifications

  • Surgery