About Us

Located in Belleville, NJ, hugging the borders of suburbia and city, Clara Maass is a community medical center that offers patients expert care in a technology-rich environment, close to home. Nicknamed "Hospital in The Park" because of its close proximity to lovely Branch Brook Park, site of the famous cherry blossom festivals, Clara Maass Medical Center is a facility serving primarily residents of Essex, Hudson, and Bergen Counties.

Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville, New Jersey

Founded in 1868 as the Newark German Hospital, Clara Maass is staffed by more than 700 physicians and 2,100 employees delivering care to more than 16,000 Inpatients, more than 80,000 Emergency Department visits and approximately 10,000 surgeries each year. As the first hospital in the United States to bear the name of a nurse as its corporate identity, Clara Maass Medical Center carries on a rich tradition of health care.

Clara Maass centers and services include the Women's Health Center, Nuclear Medicine, The Cancer Center at Clara Maass, Diagnostic Cardiac Services including Cardiac Catheterization, Emergency Angioplasty and Rehabilitation, The Pain Management Center, The Joint & Spine Institute, a Vascular Center, Same Day Surgery, The Wound Center at Clara Maass, The Center for Sleep Disorders, The Bariatric Surgery Center, Rehabilitation Services, Comprehensive Ophthalmology Services, Maternity Services and Parent Education, Pediatrics, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, Radiology services and community outreach programs.

The staff of dedicated physicians, nurses, and health care professionals is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care services and health education to the community and the region.

Patient Stories

  • "I was ready to fight hard. Being a mom with a four year old daughter just made me push harder. I didn't stop living. I didn't stop being a mom."

    Kriss
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  • "I went to bed and woke up at about 2am with the most severe and indescribable pain in my chest"

    Tom
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  • “Now the only thing I need to take every day is my vitamin”

    Kyle
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