Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Introduces New Vascular Institute

10/04/2017

The Vascular Institute at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus (MMCSC) was introduced this past August bringing excellence in care for peripheral vascular disease to Lakewood.

“This program is going to provide patients with comprehensive, state-of-the-art, non-invasive diagnostic testing,” said Frank J. Vozos, MD, FACS, Chief Executive, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus. “Minimally invasive, percutaneous diagnostic and interventional vascular treatments including angioplasty and stents to treat peripheral vascular disease will be offered as well.”

The cardiovascular team of physicians in the peripheral vascular program will include Aditya C. Mehra, MD, FACC, FSCAI, RPVI; Hormoz Kianfar, MD, MS; and Thomas Komorowski, MD.

“We’re pleased to announce that Dr. Aditya Mehra will be overseeing this program,” said Rajesh Mohan, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Chief Medical Officer, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus. “He will be leading a team of physicians and healthcare providers who have the range of knowledge and expertise necessary to effectively provide treatment and care to patients who have this complex disease.”

Dr. Mehra is fellowship trained and board certified in Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology. He received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia where he also completed an internship and residencies. Dr. Mehra obtained a Cardiovascular Fellowship from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ and an Interventional Cardiovascular Fellowship from Rhode Island Hospital/The Miriam Hospital-The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University in Providence, RI.

Dr. Kianfar is fellowship trained and board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Nuclear Cardiology. He received his medical degree from St. George’s University Medical School in Grenada, West Indies. Dr. Kianfar completed his residency in Internal Medicine at New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens/Weill Medical College for Cornell University in Flushing, NY where he also obtained a fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine. His fellowship in Interventional Cardiology was received from Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY.

Dr. Komorowski is fellowship trained and board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine and Interventional Cardiology. He received his medical degree from the Medical School of Warsaw Poland. Dr. Komorowski completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at New York University where he also obtained his fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine. His fellowship in Interventional Cardiology was received from Columbia University/St. Luke’s Hospital in New York.

For more information on the Vascular Institute at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus or to make an appointment, call 888.724.7123.

About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital located in Lakewood, Ocean County. An RWJBarnabas Health facility, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus merged with Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch, Monmouth County, in 2014. The hospitals are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the communities they proudly serve through expanded access to specialty outpatient services that focus on preventive medicine and healthy living. The partnership has also expanded patients' access to geriatric and pediatric emergency services, as well as outpatient neurology, oncology and geriatric services. Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus has converted to all private rooms, which makes it the only provider in the region with all private rooms for overnight stays. For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit www.rwjbh.org/monmouthsouth.

CONTACT: Megan Granozio
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