For Immediate Release
Feb 15, 2017
Contact : April Guillerme, Public Relations Manager
Riverview Medical Center Welcomes Board Certified Oncologist and Hematologist, Anupama Nehra, M.D.
Red Bank, NJ - Riverview Medical Center is pleased to welcome Board Certified oncologist and hematologist Anupama Nehra, M.D. to the medical staff. Dr. Nehra joins the team of Susan Greenberg, M.D. and Stephen Windsor, M.D. at the Adult Medical Oncology Group, part of Meridian Medical Group – Specialty Care, within Riverview Medical Center’s new cancer care center. She provides specialized care for adults in need of general oncology and hematology services and has a special interest in breast, gynecologic and colon cancer care.
She received her medical degree from Sharma Institute of Medical Sciences in India and completed her residency in internal medicine at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Prior to her residency, Dr. Nehra interned at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio and completed a fellowship in hematology oncology at Downstate Medical Center, also in Brooklyn, NY.
“Helping people living with cancer has been my passion for a long time,” says Dr. Nehra. “I’m excited to bring my expertise and enthusiasm to help treat existing patients at Riverview, as well as new patients who are looking for a specialist right in their own community.”
Dr. Nehra is a member of the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Medical Association. To make an appointment with Dr. Nehra, please call 732-576-8610.
About Hackensack Meridian Health
Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the most comprehensive and truly integrated health care network in New Jersey, offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research and life-enhancing care. Hackensack Meridian Health comprises 13 hospitals, including two academic medical centers, two children’s hospitals and nine community hospitals, physician practices, more than 120 ambulatory care centers, surgery centers, home health services, long-term care and assisted living communities, ambulance services, lifesaving air medical transportation, fitness and wellness centers, rehabilitation centers, and urgent care and after-hours centers. Hackensack Meridian Health has 28,000 team members, more than 6,000 physicians and is a distinguished leader in health care philanthropy, committed to the health and well-being of the communities it serves.
The Network’s notable distinctions include having one of only five major academic medical centers in the nation to receive Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award for five or more consecutive years, the number one hospital in New Jersey as ranked by U.S. News and World Report, consistently achieving Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, recipient of the John M. Eisenberg Award for Patient Safety and Quality from The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum, a six-time recipient of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” one of the “20 Best Workplaces in Health Care” in the nation, and the number one “Best Place to Work for Women.” Hackensack Meridian Health is a member of AllSpire Health Partners, an interstate consortium of leading health systems, to focus on the sharing of best practices in clinical care and achieving efficiencies.
The hospitals of Hackensack Meridian Health include: academic medical centers - HackensackUMC in Hackensack, Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune; children’s hospitals - Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital in Hackensack, K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital in Neptune; community hospitals - Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, HackensackUMC Mountainside in Montclair, Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge, and HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley in Westwood.
To learn more, visit www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org.