Stanley A. Szwed M.D., F.A.C.C.
Dr. Stanley A. Szwed provides the highest quality of Medical and Cardiovascular care possible to all patients. He and his professional staff are committed to not only improving the health of his patients but also making it a pleasant and comfortable visit.
Areas of Practice
Education and Training
Dr. Szwed and his professional staff are committed to not only improving the health of his patients but also making it a pleasant and comfortable visit.
“We are proud to state that our patients are our best referrals.”
Triple Boarded in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology; Dr. Stanley A. Szwed has set a standard of excellence for himself and his patients in the field of Cardiology.
He received his medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine in the West Indies and went on to complete his internship and residency training in internal Medicine at St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey. Dr. Szwed began his Cardiology Fellowship at St. Michael’s Medical Center and completed it at Episcopal Hospital affiliated with Temple University in Philadelphia where he was appointed Chief Cardiology Fellow.
We are proud to state that our patients are our best referrals in using the most cutting edge forms of treatment in order to achieve the best results.
His latest achievement in Invasive Cardiology has been initiating a new radial approach in cardiac catherization.
While this procedure in Invasive & Interventional Cardiology has been performed through the groin, this new technique, offers a comfortable low risk alternative which, involves the insertion of a catheter through the wrist artery in order to identify and treat blockages within the coronary arteries.
Following in the steps of his mother Rose Szwed RN, who was one of the founders of the First State Approved Cardiac Surgery Center at Passaic General Hospital, which is now referred to as the Eastern Heart Institute at St. Mary’s Hospital; Dr. Stanley A. Szwed plays a large role in each hospital he is on staff; previously holding such titles as Chief of Cardiology, Director of Cardiovascular Services, ICU Co-Director and Executive Committee Member. Dr. Stanley A. Szwed is licensed in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida.
Awards & Commendations
- NJ Top Docs 2012
- America’s Top Cardiologist 2007
- Internal Medicine
- Interventional Cardiology
- Cardiovascular Disease
- American Medical Association
- American College of Cardiology
- American Heart Association
- Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions
- Medical Society of New Jersey
- MEDAC/AMPAC Member
- American Society of Echocardiography