AMSURG Physician Named Director of Advanced Endoscopy at New Jersey Hospital

AMSURG physician, Reza Y. Akhtar, M.D., of Ocean Surgical Pavilion in Oakhurst, N.J., was named Director of Advanced Endoscopy for Jersey Shore Medical Center.

Dr. Akhtar specializes in advanced endoscopy techniques, including endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), cholangioscopy and enteral stenting. He received training in advanced endoscopy at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.