• At A Glance
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  • Bio

    Jason Krystofiak, MD is a Primary Care Sports Medicine physician who joined RWJBarnabas Health and has been working with Rutgers Athletics since 2018. Dr. Krystofiak is the Medical Director of Sports Medicine at the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center, as well as the Medical Director of the Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes. Furthermore, he currently serves as one of the Team Physicians for Rutgers Athletics. Dr. Krystofiak is also a Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS,) involved in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. He previously served as the Medical Director for Sky Blue FC in 2019.

    Dr. Krystofiak graduated magna cum laude from Rutgers University. He then attended Ross University School of Medicine where he graduated with honors. Dr. Krystofiak completed his residency in Family Medicine at Rutgers - RWJMS, where he served as chief resident and received the Gold Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award. He is fellowship-trained in Sports Medicine at the same institution.

    Board Certifications

    • American Board of Family Medicine (2017)
    • Sports Medicine (CAQ) - 2018

    Philosophy:

    To provide the highest level of care while offering highly individualized management plans to best fit the patient's needs and goals.

    Clinical Interests

    • Sports and exercise injuries including sprains, strains, joint pain, and stress fractures
    • Concussion evaluation and management
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound
    • Injection therapy including cortisone, hyaluronic acid, and platelet-rich plasma (PRP)
    • Biomechanical evaluation
    • Sports physicals including electrocardiogram screening

    Procedures:

    Diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound - Injection therapy including cortisone, hyaluronic acid (viscosupplementation), and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) - Joint aspirations - Compartment testing - Casting and splinting - Dry needling

    Conditions:

    Non-surgical management of sports and exercise injuries including sprains, strains, joint pain, and stress fractures - Concussions - Osteoarthritis - Sports physicals

  • Medical School

    Ross University School of Medicine - 2014

    Residency

    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - 2017

    Fellowship

    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - 2018

  • Insurance

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.

    • AARP Healthcare
    • Aetna
    • Aetna Better Health
    • Aetna Health Plans of NJ
    • Aetna Medicare NNJ Prime
    • Amerigroup (Managed Medicaid Plan)
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem Health
    • Beacon
    • Blue Cross/Blue Shield NJ
    • Charity Care Accepted
    • Cigna
    • Cigna Healthcare/Great West
    • Coventry
    • Emblem Health / QualCare
    • Empire BC/BS
    • Great-West (Cigna)
    • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Blue
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Omnia
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    • Horizon NJ Health (managed Medicaid plan)
    • Independence BCBS
    • Managed Health Network
    • Medicare
    • Multiplan
    • Multiplan / PHCS
    • New Jersey Carpenters Health Fund
    • New Jersey Manufacturers through Horizon Casualty
    • Oxford
    • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Health Plan HMO
    • Oxford Health Plan PPO
    • Oxford Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Oxford Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service Plans
    • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
    • Qualcare
    • Tricare
    • United Community
    • United Healthcare
    • United Healthcare Community Plan (formerly Americhoice Managed Medicaid)
    • United Medicare Advantage Plan
    • US Family Health Plan (Tricare Prime)
    • US Family Plan
    • WellCare
    • Wellcare Managed Medicaid (Family Care)
    • Wellcare Managed Medicare