HACKENSACK, NJ – Two cardiothoracic surgery specialists — Elie Elmann, M.D., and Arthur Ng, M.D. — have joined HUMC Cardiovascular Partners, part of the world-class team at The Heart & Vascular Hospital at Hackensack Meridian Health’s Hackensack University Medical Center. The physicians, were officially welcomed by hospital administrators and colleagues during an event held at the medical center’s Justice Marie Garibaldi Medical Plaza Palm Court.
Before joining HUMC Cardiovascular Partners, Dr. Elmann and Dr. Ng were attending cardiothoracic surgeons at Hackensack University Medical Center and practiced as part of Cardiac Surgery Group, P.A.
Dr. Elmann has been in practice for more than 20 years. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York, where he also completed his residency training. Dr. Elmann then completed a three-year fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Dr. Ng has been in practice for more than 30 years. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York. Dr. Ng then completed his residency training in general surgery at Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut, and his residency training in thoracic surgery at University of Chicago Hospitals in Chicago, Illinois.
“With the addition of Dr. Elmann and Dr. Ng to our Heart & Vascular Hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center has created an exceptional group of surgeons — and without question, our patients are the winners,” said Robert C. Garrett, CEO of Hackensack Meridian Health.
“We are thrilled to have Dr. Elmann and Dr. Ng, two of the region’s most esteemed cardiothoracic surgery specialists, join our already-phenomenal team,” said Mark D. Sparta, FACHE, president and chief hospital executive at Hackensack University Medical Center and executive vice president of Population Health at Hackensack Meridian Health.
“Dr. Elmann and Dr. Ng are the perfect additions to our multidisciplinary team which works collaboratively to deliver the right care approach for each patient, resulting in world class outcomes,” said Joseph E. Parrillo, M.D., chair of the Heart and Vascular Hospital at Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center and chair of the Department of Cardiology at the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at Seton Hall University.
To refer a patient or schedule an appointment, call HUMC Cardiovascular Partners at 551-996-1333.
About Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center, a 781-bed nonprofit teaching and research hospital located in Bergen County, NJ, is the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in the state. Founded in 1888 as the county’s first hospital, it is now part of the largest, most comprehensive and truly integrated health care network in New Jersey, offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research and life-enhancing care, which is comprised of 35,000 team members and more than 7,000 physicians. Hackensack University Medical Center is ranked #2 in New Jersey and #59 in the country in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Best Hospital rankings and is ranked high-performing in the U.S. in colon cancer surgery, lung cancer surgery, COPD, heart failure, heart bypass surgery, aortic valve surgery, abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, knee replacement and hip replacement. Out of 4,500 hospitals evaluated, Hackensack is one of only 57 that received a top rating in all nine procedures and conditions. Hackensack University Medical Center is one of only five major academic medical centers in the nation to receive Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award for five or more years in a row. Becker’s Hospital Review recognized Hackensack University Medical Center as one of the 100 Great Hospitals in America 2018. The medical center is one of the top 25 green hospitals in the country according to Practice Greenhealth, and received 26 Gold Seals of Approval™ by The Joint Commission – more than any other hospital in the country. It was the first hospital in New Jersey and second in the nation to become a Magnet® recognized hospital for nursing excellence; receiving its sixth consecutive designation in 2019. Hackensack University Medical Center has created an entire campus of award-winning care, including: John Theurer Cancer Center, a consortium member of the NCI-designated Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center; the Heart & Vascular Hospital; and the Sarkis and Siran Gabrellian Women’s and Children’s Pavilion, which houses the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital and Donna A. Sanzari Women’s Hospital, which was designed with The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center® and listed on the Green Guide’s list of Top 10 Green Hospitals in the U.S. Hackensack University Medical Center is the Hometown Hospital of the New York Giants and the New York Red Bulls and is Official Medical Services Provider to THE NORTHERN TRUST PGA Golf Tournament. It remains committed to its community through fundraising and community events especially the Tackle Kids Cancer Campaign providing much needed research at the Children’s Cancer Institute housed at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital. To learn more, visit www.HackensackUMC.org.