Meet Our Providers
PromptMD Physicians, PAs and Nurse Practitioners are Board certified in Family and Emergency Medicine. Skip the emergency room and get attentive and personalized service at our Urgent Care Centers. Need a check up or physical in a hurry? Same day appointments or walk into our Family Practice and see the same provider every time if you wish.
JAVED ISLAM, MD
Dr. Javed Islam is the CEO and a lead physician of PromptMD Urgent Care & Family Practice.
He is a graduate of King Edward Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan and completed his Family Medicine Residency at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. During his time at the University Hospital, he was the Chief Resident in Family Medicine and in 2001, was nominated “Intern of the Year”.
Dr. Islam founded his first urgent care center with one crisp vision in mind: to deliver personalized, to the point, and efficient medical care for busy professionals.
He carefully hand-picks collaborating physicians to carry this vision forward and has assembled a team that is naturally motivated and committed to treat patients the same way they treat their family and friends. At PromptMD, we are proud to say, that patients come first!
Dr. Islam’s dedication to the community extends beyond the PromptMD Practice. In 2015, he began working as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers University. In this role, he is a preceptor for medical students doing family medicine rotation.
In his free time, Dr. Islam enjoys reading, teaching, and playing golf and squash. He currently lives in Tenafly, NJ with his wife and two young children.
SHEKHAR JANI, MD
Dr. Jani Graduated from T.N. medical college, Bombay, India, Oct. 1967. He then completed a surgical residency at LTMG hospital Bombay India from 1968 to 1971, passing his surgical boards in 1972. He passed the NJ state license exam in Oct. 1977, then entered the surgical residency program at Morristown memorial hospital from July 1979 to June 1981.
Dr. Jani was board certified in Emergency Medicine, and practiced emergency medicine at JFK medical center, Edison, NJ from July 1981 to March 1991, and at Wayne General Hospital, Wayne, NJ from April 1991 to August 1995. His special interests are in Family and Occupational medicine. He lives in Montville, NJ and enjoys coin collecting, tennis and swimming with his two children and two grandchildren.
SANDRA LEE, MD
Dr. Lee is a board certified Emergency Physician. She is a graduate of SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn. She then completed Emergency Medicine Residency at Albert Einstein. She has many years of experience working in both Emergency Departments and in Urgent Care Medicine.
Dr. Lee is a diplomate of American Board of Emergency Medicine.
INNA RIVA, DO
Dr. Inna Riva completed her undergraduate studies in the department of Molecular and Cell Biology with an emphasis on Cell Development Biology at University of California at Berkeley. She graduated summa cum laude in 2008.[/p]
Dr. Riva continued to pursue her passion to help people at TOURO University Medical school of California. She graduated as a physician in 2014, and became a mother of two naughty children on the way. She went on to complete her Family Medicine Residency program at Hackensack University Medical Center at Palisades.
Dr. Riva exemplifies the combination of borderless passion to medicine, direct patient care, and work life balance. She is a strong example of women empowerment in the historically male-dominated medical field.
Dr. Riva is an adjunct professor of clinical medicine at TOURO University School of Medicine and Hackensack University Medical Center Palisades. She teaches medical residents and students, conveying a passion to medicine, respect, love and support to doctors-in-training, medical staff and patients.
We are proud to have her at our Primary Care and Urgent Care facility. She performs small procedures, neat skin repairs, and is well-versed in pediatrics, geriatrics, women’s health, LGBT health, and travel medicine.
CRISTINA TAVAREZ, PA-C
Cristina earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Rutgers University and a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Touro College in Manhattan, NY. Her clinical experience includes Insulin Pump training, Family Medicine including patient and employee health at a adult medical day care center and now Urgent Care.
Cristina is fluent in Spanish and is very dedicated in providing the highest level of patient care. Her special interests are preventative medicine, weight loss management and patient education.