Monmouth Medical Center welcomes board-certified endocrinologist and internist
Marc Laufgraben, M.D., M.B.A., FACE, FACP, as the chairman of the Department
of Medicine at Monmouth Medical Center.
Dr. Laufgraben earned a medical degree from Harvard Medical School and
a master’s of business administration degree from the Isenberg School
of Management at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He trained
in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston,
where he also completed a fellowship in endocrinology. He is board certified
in both internal medicine and endocrinology and has held a host of committee
positions with the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.
He also served on the Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Endocrine
Society and is a member of the American College of Physicians and the
Prior to joining Monmouth, Dr. Laufgraben served since 2011 as the head
of the Division of Endocrinology at Cooper University Hospital in Camden,
where he was also a professor of medicine at Cooper Medical School of
Rowan University and founded a fellowship training program in Endocrinology.
His previous experience includes a 10-year-tenure as director of clinical
care for the Division of Endocrinology at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence,
where he also served as clinical director of their Hallet Center for Diabetes
Dr. Laufgraben has received “Top Doctor” designations from
New Jersey Monthly, Inside Jersey Magazine, South Jersey Magazine, Castle
Connolly, and Best Doctors in America. He was honored multiple times with
the Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award by Brown Medical School and
in 2009 received the Beckwith Family Teaching Award, the highest teaching
honor in the Department of Medicine at Brown. In 2014, he received the
Distinguished Service Award from the South Jersey Chapter of the Juvenile
Diabetes Foundation. His endocrinology scholarship has been widely published
in professional journals and textbooks, and in 2013 he co-edited the
Tarascon Adult Endocrinology Pocketbook.
At Monmouth Medical Center, Dr. Laufgraben leads a department consisting
of more than 150 physicians, including many primary care practitioners
who deliver full adult medical services. The department also includes
subspecialists in the following areas: allergy and immunology, cardiovascular
disease, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, infectious
disease, internal medicine, neurology, pulmonary disease and rheumatology.
To learn more about the Department of Medicine at Monmouth Medical Center,
call 732.222.5200 or visit
About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health
facility, along with The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth
Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest teaching hospitals
and has been an 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.
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