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.

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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