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Established in 1983, Hypertension and Kidney Group specializes in state-of-the-art care for patients with kidney disease, kidney transplants and hypertension. Our two doctors each have over 20 years of experience working in providing a better quality of life for all of our patients. Both doctors are affiliated with Community Medical Center in Toms, River, NJ, Southern Ocean County Hospital in Manahawkin, NJ, and Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus (Kimball Medical Center) in Lakewood, NJ. Scroll down to meet our committed doctors who want to help you live a better life...

Providing you with the best doctors for the best care

Robert Arnold M.D.

Nephrologist & Internist

Fatima Asghar M.D.

Nephrologist & Internist

Dr. Asghar joined Hypertension and Kidney group in 1994. She received her medical degree at Sindh Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan in 1985, and was in the top 5% of her graduating class. Following medical school, she completed her Internal Medicine Residency at Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, NJ from 1988 to 1991. She then completed her Nephrology Fellowship at UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital from 1992 to 1994. Dr. Asghar is board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (2015) and the American Board of Nephrology (2008). She is medically licensed by the State of NJ and also is a licensed consultant for 5 dialysis centers such as Lakewood Dialysis Center and Fresenius Kidney Care in Toms River and Whiting, NJ.

Dr. Arnold joined Hypertension and Kidney Group in 1983. He received his medical degree at the University of Bologna in Bologna, Italy in 1976. After medical school, he completed his Internal Medicine Internship at Booth Memorial Hospital in Flushing, NY. from 1976 to 1977. He then completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Muhlenberg Hospital in Plainfield, NJ from 1977 to 1979. Following this, he completed his Nephrology Fellowship at Muhlenberg Hospital from 1979 to 1981. He is medically licensed by the State of NJ and also received the Physicians Recognition Award by the Medical Society of NJ in 1991. He is a licensed consultant for 5 dialysis centers such as Lakewood Dialysis Center and Fresenius Kidney Care in Toms River and Whiting, NJ.

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