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Joseph Nachef
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  • Urgent Care Center
Accepting new patients

Appointments: Call 908-389-6400


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Berkeley Heights Urgent Care Center

1 Diamond Hill Road
Bensley Pavilion
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
United States

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140 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ 07932
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75 E. Northfield Road
Livingston, NJ 07039
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574 Springfield Avenue Urgent Care Center

574 Springfield Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • After hours
  • Late hours
  • Urgent care

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education




  • Molecular Biology, Montclair State University, Montclair NJ
  • Physician Assistant Studies, Le Moyne College, Syracuse NY


  • Biology, Montclair State University, Montclair NJ

About Me

Joseph Nachef, PA-C is a member of Summit Health’s Urgent Care team. Mr. Nachef joined Summit Health based on their strong patient-first commitment. “The mantra of ‘patient centered medicine’ is how I was trained. Finding a group that practiced in that same manner was important to me. Every patient deserves focused attention on their needs and concerns,” says Mr. Nachef.

Before joining Summit Health, Mr. Nachef worked in a primary care setting in Essex County caring for a variety of patients with both chronic and acute conditions. In addition to his PA degree in medicine, he holds another advanced degree in molecular biology and uses his diverse training to help promote the health goals of his patients. This diversified background inspires him to research the most practical options for each individual and to think outside of the box when considering solutions and potential treatments. Mr. Nachef is also motivated to spend time educating his patients during visits to empower them to make the best possible medical decisions.

He is also a member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants.

When he’s not practicing, Mr. Nachef enjoys promoting the PA profession and the sciences by teaching at local universities and mentoring future PA’s. He enjoys cooking, cycling, working out, traveling, listening to podcasts, and spending quality time with his family.

English, Arabic