Long Branch, N.J. – Monmouth Medical Center has named internist
Kenneth M. Granet, M.D., FACP, Chairman of the Department of Medicine.
As Chairman, Dr. Granet leads a department consisting of more than 150
physicians, including many primary care practitioners who deliver comprehensive
adult medical services. The department also includes subspecialists in
allergy and immunology, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology,
infectious disease, internal medicine, neurology, pulmonolgy and rheumatology.
Dr. Granet, a resident of West Long Branch, joined the Medical and Dental
Staff of Monmouth Medical Center in 1993 and serves as chairman of the
hospital’s Ethics Committee and served as section chief of Internal
Medicine in the Department of Medicine. He is actively involved with the
teaching program at Monmouth Medical Center and is proud to have been
honored with the Dean's Special Award of Excellence in Clinical Teaching
from Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, as well as receiving
several other major teaching awards from Internal Medicine residents and
medical school students at Monmouth Medical Center.
Dr. Granet has been consistently named a "Top Doctor" by his
peers in numerous local and national publications, including New Jersey
Monthly Magazine, Inside Jersey magazine, Castle Connelly, "Best
Doctors," Consumer Reports and New Jersey Savvy Magazine.
After earning his medical degree at Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn,
N.Y., Dr. Granet trained in internal medicine at Cornell Cooperating Hospital
system, which includes North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, N.Y.,
and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York. He is board certified
in internal medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians
and has authored numerous publications in the field of internal medicine.
To learn more about the Department of Medicine at Monmouth Medical Center,
call 732 923-6540 or visit
About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas
Health facility, along with The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at
Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest academic medical
centers. 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.
Monmouth Medical Center is the only hospital in Monmouth and Ocean counties
to consistently receive an “A” Hospital Safety Score by The
Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit organization of employer
purchasers of health care and the nation’s leading experts on patient
safety. It is one of eight New Jersey hospitals to receive a four-star
rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the highest
hospital rating in the state.