With many specialties and resources on-site, that independence gives us the ability to make quick, effective decisions with our leading Medical Staff. We are able to involve doctors from any Specialty to improve patient care. Since we are under one roof, our staff works closely as a team for a common goal, our patients’ health, and well-being.
In 2004, Dr. Kumar earned a Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery from BIDEAS Shri BM Patil Medical College and became a junior resident with Hindu Rao Hospital. Subsequently, Dr. Kumar completed a junior residency with AIIMS and Wockhardt Hospitals as well as a teaching residency and externship in psychiatry and internal medicine residency through Jamaica Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. John Bermingham is a pulmonologist in Marlton, New Jersey, and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area. He has been in practice for more than 20 years. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine. He was educated at La Salle University, Temple School of Pharmacy, Bachelor of Science, Pharmacy, etc.
Palliative Care Physician
Dr. Stephen Goldfine, MD, DABFP, CAQGM, DABHP, is a board-certified palliative care physician with more than 30 years of experience. Since 2003, he has served as Samaritan’s chief medical officer. Dr. Goldfine oversees the care of the nearly 11,000 patients served by Samaritan each year through hospice care, palliative medicine, and primary care at home. In addition to his senior leadership role, Dr. Goldfine serves as Samaritan’s liaison with the medical community and provides direct care for patients at home, at hospitals, and in long-term care communities. Dr. Goldfine is certified by both the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and the American Board of Family Practice, with added qualifications in geriatrics and hospice and palliative medicine. Dr. Goldfine received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, and his undergraduate degree from Emory University in Atlanta.