BAYONNE – Bayonne Medical Center Chief Hospital Executive Dr. Vijayant Singh is pleased to announce the appointment of Jefferey Augustin, MD, PA., as Director of Orthopedic Surgery & the Joint Replacement Program at Bayonne Medical Center. Dr. Jefferey Augustin has been associated with Bayonne Medical Center for many years, and prior to his appointment as director served in the role of section chair of orthopedic surgery. Dr. Jeffrey F. Augustin has maintained a private practice in Bayonne since 2006.
“We are extremely proud to announce Dr. Augustin’s new role as the Director of Orthopedic Surgery and the Joint Replacement Program at Bayonne Medical Center,” said Dr. Vijayant Singh, Chief Hospital Executive at Bayonne Medical Center. “Dr. Augustin brings a level of expertise that will lead Bayonne Medical Center to its next step in orthopedic care.”
Dr. Augustin earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics at Harvard University and his Doctor of Medicine from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Augustin is an experienced physician with a proven track record of delivering results, and his knowledge and expertise offers an opportunity to deliver excellent healthcare to the Bayonne community.
Prior to opening his own practice, Dr. Augustin served as an associate physician in a private orthopedic practice in Bayonne from 2004 to 2006.
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