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Coronavirus information and updates from RWJBarnabas Health.

Temporary Changes to Services and Visitation Policy:

Burn Team

A dedicated team of multidisciplinary medical professionals are committed to restoring each patient to their optimal functional capacity. The unparalleled experience of this specialized team enables it to provide a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services in a caring environment.

The Burn Center’s multidisciplinary team includes:

  • Burn Surgeons
  • Burn and Advance Practice Nurses
  • Burn Technicians
  • Occupational, Physical, and Respiratory Therapists
  • Social Worker and Case Manager
  • Child Life Specialists
  • Dietician
  • Consultative Services

Consultation with other medical disciplines from throughout Saint Barnabas Medical Center is available as needed.

Our Team Leaders

  • Michael A Marano, MD

    Michael A Marano, MD, Medical Director, The Burn Center

  • Sylvia J Petrone, MD

    Sylvia J Petrone, MD, Associate Medical Director, The Burn Center

  • Robin A Lee, MD

    Robin A Lee, MD, Surgeon, The Burn Center

  • Anupama Mehta, MD

    Anupama Mehta, MD, Surgeon, The Burn Center

  • Peg Dimler, MSN, RN

    Peg Dimler, MSN, RN Clinical Manager, Saint Barnabas Medical Center

  • Kathe Conlon, RN, MSHS

    Kathe Conlon, RN, MSHS Director Burn Programs, Saint Barnabas Medical Center

  • Paula Alem, APN

    Paula Alem, APN

  • Erika Klecka, APN

    Erika Klecka, APN

To Schedule an Appointment for the Wound and Burn Center,
Wound Care Patients call (973) 322-8555
Burn Center Patients call (973) 322-5924

For Immediate Care or to arrange a patient transfer,
call (973) 322-5920

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