December 3, 2013 -- Benjamin R. Dispenziere, M.D., who specializes in general obstetrics/gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine, has joined Valley Medical Group. Dr. Dispenziere has been on the staff of The Valley Hospital since 1986. He will continue to see patients at his office located at 43 Yawpo Avenue, Suite 4, in Oakland.
Dr. Dispenziere’s practice is one of a number of primary care and specialty care physician practices acquired by Valley Health System within the past two years to ensure that patients residing in communities served by Valley have access to quality medical care now and in the future. Valley Health System includes The Valley Hospital, Valley Home Care and Valley Medical Group.
Valley Medical Group (VMG) brings together Valley Health System-employed physicians based at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, the Robert and Audrey Luckow Pavilion in Paramus, other outpatient facilities, seven primary and urgent care centers, and medical practices throughout the community.
“We remain committed to caring for our patients and their families with the same skilled and compassionate staff as we have for the past 30 years,” notes Dr. Dispenziere.
A 1978 graduate of UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School in Newark, Dr. Dispenziere completed his obstetrics/gynecology residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Paterson in 1982. He completed his fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine in 1986 within a combined program of UMDNJ and St. Joseph’s. He was an associate clinical professor of OB/GYN at UMDNJ from 1982-1992.
Since 1982, Dr. Dispenziere has practiced and is board-certified in general obstetrics/gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine, the medical specialty that cares for women with high-risk pregnancies. At The Valley Hospital, he has held a number of clinical and administrative positions, including chairman of the Quality Assurance Committee (2007-current), head of the Obstetric Case Educational Discussion Series (1987-2007), and member and chairman of the Perinatal Morbidity and Mortality Committee (1986-1993). On the state and national level, he is a current member and former president of the New Jersey Perinatal Society and a member of the National Perinatal Society.
To make an appointment with Dr. Dispenziere, please call 201-337-7201.
Valley Medical Group comprises nearly 200 physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners representing 34 specialties, and continues to expand with the addition of new practices. For more information please visit www.ValleyMedicalGroup.com