ENGLEWOOD HEALTH NEWS

Gastroenterologist Jeevan Vinod, MD, Joins the Englewood Health Physician Network and Englewood Hospital

Gastroenterologist Jeevan Vinod, MD, has joined the Englewood Health Physician Network and Englewood Hospital. Dr. Vinod specializes in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and has additional clinical interests in colon cancer, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), hepatitis, and preventative health. He joins Englewood Health Physician Network – Heart and Vascular Associates of Northern Jersey and welcomes new patients to his practice location in Fair Lawn.

“In my practice, I am an advocate for preventative care. I am committed to providing my patients with the most advanced treatment options with a focus on evidence-based medicine,” says Dr. Vinod. “Helping patients achieve positive results and witnessing their health improve is truly what motivates me to work hard for my patients.”

Adds Dr. Vinod, “I’m delighted to join the Englewood Health Physician Network, where my expertise, as well as my dedication to teaching both physicians and the community, will benefit patients with common and complex GI diseases. In addition, Englewood’s shared electronic medical record will allow for improved communication with other specialists throughout the network, ultimately improving patient care.”

Dr. Vinod joins Englewood Health from CarePoint Health Medical Group, where he was director of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and program director for the GI fellowship. Additionally, he was director of the GI division at CarePoint Health–Christ Hospital, in Jersey City.

After receiving his MD from St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies, he did an internal medicine residency and a gastroenterology fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital, in Manhattan. Additionally, he received advanced IBD training at the Cleveland Clinic.

Board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine, Dr. Vinod is a member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American Gastroenterological Association, and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. He has co-authored several scientific publications, including clinical research published in the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, Gastroenterology, and Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.