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Emad Hashemi MD

Emad Hashemi MD

Primary Specialties
  • OB/GYN
  • Surgery-Minimally Invasive
  • Surgery-Robotic
  • Urogynecology
  • Affiliations
    Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

    Primary Office

    Address:
    Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    201 Lyons Avenue
    Department of OB/GYN
    Newark, NJ 07112
    Fax:
    (973) 705-8650
    Hours:
    Mon. 1:00PM - 4:00PM
    Thurs. 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Services:
    Public Transportation Available, Handicap Accessible

    Secondary Office

    Address:
    Bayonne Specialty Services
    16 East 29th Street
    Bayonne, NJ 07002
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    Phone:
    (973) 926-7331

    Physician Information

    Chief of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
    Residency Program Director, Director of Urogynecology

    Dr. Hashemi offers a wide range of treatment options to women, from conservative management such as behavior modification and changes to diet and exercise, to minimally invasive laparoscopic and robot-assisted surgical procedures using the da Vinci® Surgical System.

    Dr. Hashemi earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas, and his medical degree from Saint George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. He completed his residency in OB/GYN at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center; where he served as Chief Resident of OB/GYN. Dr. Hashemi went on to complete a fellowship in urogynecology at Athena Women’s Medical Center, a teaching affiliate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ (UMDNJ), in Turnersville, N.J. He is the recipient of numerous academic awards and honors including Resident for Special Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures from the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, the Pfizer OB/GYN Resident Scholarship, and the Iota Epsilon Alpha International Honor Medical Society at St. George’s University School of Medicine.

    A Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Hashemi is a member of the American Urogynecologic Society and the American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists.

    He also belongs to the International Organization for Women and Development, serving as a member of its fistula repair missionary group in Niger, Africa. On a 2005 missionary trip to Niger, Dr. Hashemi and his colleagues performed more than 50 reconstructive surgeries on women with fistula and bladder damage resulting from prolonged labor. The region is severely lacking in medical personnel, facilities and equipment.

    Dr. Hashemi has co-authored articles in medical journals including Perinatology and the Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, presented at meetings of professional medical societies, and authored publications, book chapters and videos on urogynecologic disorders and their treatment.

    Experience & Education

    Medical Education: St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada 2000

    Residency: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, NJ 2004

    Fellowship: Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Medicine and Reproductive Surgery, Athena Women's Medical Center, NJ 2006

    Clinical Interests

    UrogyncologyPelvic Reconstructive Surgery

    Accepted Health Plans

    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.
    • Aetna US Health Care
    • Amerihealth
    • Barnabas Employee Health Plan
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Consumer Health Network
    • Federal Blue Cross PPO
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • GHI- Group Health Incorporated
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Horizon Managed Care
    • Horizon PPO
    • Horizon Traditional/Indemnity
    • Magnacare/Magnet
    • Medicare
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Qualcare
    • United Health Care
    • Healthcare Payers Coalition