About Us

Established in 1983, Hypertension and Kidney Group specializes in state-of-the-art Internal Medicine and Nephrology care for patients with a variety of diseases and conditions including but not limited to diabetes, hypertension, upper respiratory, gastrointestinal, and kidney disease. 

 

Recently, Hypertension & Kidney Group joined the RWJBarnabas Health Network and has renamed to West Toms River Primary Care. As a provider with the medical group, Dr. Asghar will continue to meet your needs as the practice of medicine continues to evolve. Rest assured, you will continue to receive your healthcare services from Dr. Asghar, with a seamless transition and no interruption to your care. All patient medical records will automatically be transferred into the new system.

Dr. Fatima Asghar, M.D.​

Internist & Nephrologist

  • M.D. from Sindh Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan (1985); top 5% of class

  • Internal Medicine Residency at Raritan Bay Medical Center (1988-1991)

  • Nephrology Fellowship at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (1992-19914)

  • Board-certified in Internal Medicine (2015) & Nephrology (2017)

  • 20+ years of clinical experience

Dr. Asghar's philosophy of care is to ​​make her patients feel as comfortable as possible, regardless of the severity of the condition. She listens to her patients concerns and thoughts carefully and answers any and all questions they have to the best of her knowledge. She seeks to be her patients' trusted partner and expert.

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