Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus Introduces New Chief Medical Officer (CMO)

Dr. Anil K. GuptaLakewood- Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus announces new Chief Medical Officer (CMO). Anil K. Gupta, MBBS, MD, MBA, FACC. Dr. Gupta is responsible for the overall clinical vision for Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus (MMCSC). Prior to joining MMCSC, Dr. Gupta served as Medical Director of IT at Community Medical Center, and brings a strong background in healthcare IT, finance and data analysis as well as population health knowledge to this position. He also has 35 years’ experience as a physician and 24 years in private practice as a board-certified cardiologist.

Dr. Gupta earned his M.B.B.S. and Medical Degree at Jiwaji University-GR Medical College, Gwalior, MP, India, where he also completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine. He completed the Cardiology Fellowship at Safdarjang Hospital, New Delhi, India. In the United States, he trained in internal medicine at Lincoln Medical Center, New York, and completed the Cardiology Fellowship at FUHS-The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago. Additionally, he earned a Master’s of Business Administration degree in finance at Monmouth University, West Long Branch.

A Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and member of the American College of Physician Executives, he also is the co-founder and former president of MOCAAPI (Monmouth & Ocean County Association of Physicians of Indian Origin), an organization of over 500 physicians of Indian origin in the two counties. He is an active member of the Medical Society of New Jersey (MSNJ) and the Monmouth/Ocean Medical Society (MOMS).

About Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus (MMCSC) is a fully accredited acute-care hospital located in Lakewood. An affiliate of RWJBarnabas Health, Monmouth South is a sister hospital to Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch. MMCSC Emergency Services include a Geriatric Emergency Medicine Unit (GEM) as well as a Pediatric Emergency Department. MMCSC introduced the first of its kind James and Sharon Maida Geriatrics Institute to the region, which provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care for elders. MMCSC also offers convenient access to an array of outpatient services as well as the services of the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center. RWJBarnabas Health and MMCSC, in partnership with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey – the state’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center – brings a world class team of researchers and specialists to fight alongside you, providing close-to-home access to the latest treatment and clinical trials. For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit

Laurie Zalepka