Before starting at Monmouth Medical Center as a surgeon, Dr. Matharoo assisted
in the renovations of the hospital’s surgical skills lab, where
he supported program leadership in designing and constructing the new
lab, as well as consulting with vendors and manufactures of surgical skill
trainers and simulators.
Dr. Matharoo earned a medical degree from the American University of the
Caribbean in Cupecoy, St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles. He completed
both his general surgery residency and his general surgery chief residency
at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch. He later completed a minimally
invasive and bariatric surgery fellowship at Staten Island University
Hospital in Staten Island, New York. His clinical interests include minimally
invasive abdominal, gastrointestinal and bariatric surgery, as well as
trends in laparoscopic surgery and laparoscopy with ventricular assist devices.
Dr. Matharoo is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American
College of Surgeons New Jersey Chapter, the American Society of Metabolic
and Bariatric Surgeons, the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons and the
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. He holds
medical licenses in both New York and New Jersey.