Morium Akthar, M.D.

Morium Akthar, M.D.

“I am deeply passionate about improving the well-being of individuals and alleviating their physical ailments.”

Accepting New Patients: 
Glen Ridge
311 Bay Avenue
Suite 300
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028

Morium Akthar, M.D. is a dedicated and passionate physician specializing in pulmonary and critical care medicine. With a firm belief that these areas are interconnected, she emphasizes the vital role that breathing and lung health play in the overall functioning of the human body. “After all, the air that we inhale is only a few cells away from our bloodstream inside the lungs.”

Dr. Akthar is committed to providing top-notch clinical care to her patients and understands the importance of addressing their concerns and fears regarding their health. She empathizes with the challenges they might face and strives to offer comprehensive support throughout their healthcare journey. She and her team are devoted to guiding patients through the complexities of the healthcare system, ensuring they receive the best possible care.

Dr. Akthar's medical journey started at the University of Medicine & Dentistry in New Jersey, where she earned her medical degree. Continuing her education there, she completed her Internal Medicine Residency before pursuing her passion for pulmonary and critical care through a Fellowship at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. With licenses and certifications in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine, Dr. Akthar is well-equipped to provide specialized and comprehensive care to her patients.

Outside of her medical profession, Dr. Akthar indulges in various hobbies that keep her energized and rejuvenated. She enjoys outdoor activities like nature hikes, grilling, and glamping, along with engaging in water sports. Additionally, she finds relaxation and creativity in sewing during her leisure time.

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