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Monmouth Medical Center Announces New Endocrinologist to Join Staff


Svetlana Shifrin-Douglas MD

Long Branch, N.J. – Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, recently announced endocrinologist Svetlana Shifrin-Douglas, M.D., has joined the hospital’s Medical and Dental Staff.

Board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Dr. Shifrin-Douglas earned a medical degree from the State Medical Institute of Khabarovsk, Russia. Following her Internal Medicine residency at Harrisburg Hospital, Pinnacle Health System in Harrisburg, Pa., Dr. Shifrin-Douglas completed her Fellowship in Endocrinology at Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, in Hershey, Pa.

Prior to joining Monmouth Medical Center, Dr. Shifrin-Douglas worked at a private practice in N.J., and also served as Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endrocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Hershey Medical Center.

Dr. Shifrin-Douglas resides in Manalapan, NJ.

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About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, along with The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest academic medical centers and has been a teaching affiliate of Philadelphia’s Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. From its earliest days, Monmouth Medical Center has been a leader in surgical advancement and has introduced many technological firsts to the region, including robotic surgery and other minimally invasive techniques. The hospital is routinely recognized by HealthGrades, the nation’s largest premier independent health care quality company, for excellence in both emergency medicine and maternity care. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Monmouth as a regional leader in cancer, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery. For more information on Monmouth Medical Center, visit

Date: June 11, 2013

Contact: Elizabeth Brennan

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