Westwood, NJ – Hackensack University Medical Group Pascack Valley is pleased to welcome Frank Lien, DO to its growing team of primary care physicians. After obtaining a Master of Biotechnology degree at the University of Pennsylvania, he received his degree in Osteopathic Medicine at the University of Medicine & Dentistry in Stratford, NJ. Dr. Lien performed his residency in Family Medicine at Morristown Medical Center where he attained the title of Chief Resident. Dr. Lien speaks English, Mandarin and Taiwanese. He is Board-certified in Family Medicine.
Dr. Lien believes in the importance of health literacy and understanding for his patients. “When people feel empowered about their health, they find it easier to do things that will help them stay well”, said Dr. Lien. “This is particularly true for patients with chronic problems such as diabetes, high blood pressure, or high cholesterol. These are conditions where diet and exercise can really make a difference and knowing what to do produces positive results.”
At Hackensack University Medical Group Pascack Valley, all healthcare providers are focused on one goal: helping people get well and stay healthy. Group providers are connected through a sophisticated and secure Electronic Health Records (EHR) platform, allowing primary care providers and specialists to see complete patient records at every visit, resulting in better coordination of care. “Today,” Dr. Lien said, “patients should expect their healthcare team to communicate about their conditions and respond to them as a team”.
Hackensack University Medical Group Pascack Valley is a growing network of primary care physicians, specialists, and other healthcare providers who work together on behalf of patients. Offices are located at Hackensack University Medical Center at Pascack Valley in Westwood and in towns throughout the Pascack Valley. Dr. Frank Lien is currently practicing at 125 Washington Ave. in Dumont and is accepting new patients. To make an appointment with Dr. Lien, call: 201-374-2722.
About HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley
HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley is a 128-bed, full-service, acute-care community hospital, located in Westwood, NJ providing the same nationally recognized quality care for which Hackensack University Medical Center is known. The hospital features, a state-of-the-art obstetrical unit, a women’s imaging center, cardiac and pulmonary rehab, center for joint replacement, center for bariatric surgery, wound care center, an intensive/critical care unit, five operating rooms, one special procedure room, and a cardiac catheterization laboratory. HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley is also the only hospital in Bergen County with all private rooms at no additional cost to the patient. This inpatient hospital acts as an anchor to many in-demand, outpatient services such as radiology, women’s health and same day surgery. Find the kind of care you’ve been looking for at HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley. For more, please visit www.hackensackumcpv.com