ENGLEWOOD HEALTH NEWS

Urgent Care Now Available Through Englewood Health

Cresskill Center Offers Extended Weekday and Weekend Hours

April 1, 2020 — Englewood Health now offers urgent care. Located in Cresskill, Englewood Health Urgent Care provides adult and pediatric urgent and non-urgent medical care seven days a week, with extended weekday and weekend hours available. Patients with minor injuries and illnesses can conveniently access diagnostic services and treatment, as well as referrals to other specialists within the Englewood Health Physician Network, on a walk-in basis with no appointment needed.

At Englewood Health Urgent Care, health care providers are available to assist with illnesses and injuries; pre-employment, camp and school physicals; lab tests; X-rays; vaccinations; and other urgent and routine care. The center, located at 46 Union Avenue in Cresskill, is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Englewood Health accepts most insurance plans. For more information on Englewood Health Urgent Care or to book an appointment, call 201-205-2172.

“The addition of Englewood Health Urgent Care is one more way we are meeting the needs of our community,” says Stephen Brunnquell, MD, president of the Englewood Health Physician Network. “We are providing convenience and improved care for Bergen County patients with non-emergency medical needs. Urgent care through Englewood Health also means better coordinated care with other providers in the Englewood Health Physician Network, who are all connected on a single electronic health record system.”

Englewood Health Urgent Care is led by two board-certified emergency medicine physicians, Ajay Jetley, MD, and Aaditya Desai, DO, who recently joined the Englewood Health Physician Network. Dr. Jetley has been treating patients in Englewood Hospital’s Emergency Department since 2013.

Dr. Brunnquell adds, “In establishing Englewood Health Urgent Care, we welcome these two outstanding emergency medicine specialists to the Englewood Health Physician Network. Together with their team, they will provide much-needed urgent care locally in our community.”

Englewood Health Urgent Care Physicians

Ajay Jetley, MD

Dr. Jetley is board certified in emergency medicine. His primary clinical interests are urgent care and emergency medicine. Dr. Jetley received his MD from the Northeast Ohio Universities College of Medicine and did an emergency medicine residency at the University of Toledo Medical Center, in Toledo, Ohio.

Aaditya Desai, DO

Dr. Desai is board certified in emergency medicine and board eligible in family medicine. His primary clinical interests are urgent care and emergency medicine. He received his DO from Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine and did a combined emergency medicine and family medicine residency at St. James Hospital in Olympia Fields, Illinois, where he was chief resident. Dr. Desai is a member of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin.