Meet Our Providers
PromptMD Physicians and PAs are Board certified in Family and Emergency Medicine. Skip the emergency room and get quick, attentive care at our Urgent Care Centers for minor injuries and illnesses. Need a check up or physical in a hurry? We offer same-day appointments at our Family Practice.
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.
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.
Amar Kadiyam, MD
Dr. Amar Kadiyam graduated from St. George’s University School of Medicine, and completed her Family Medicine Residency at Rutgers-RWJMS, Capital Health Trenton, NJ. During her time there, she was awarded “Resident of the Year” for all three years, including the “Intern of the Year” award. Prior to joining, Dr. Kadiyam was a Fellow at the Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program at the University of Tennessee-Memphis.
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 an 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.
Elizabeth Eden, MS, PA-C
Elizabeth is a certified physician assistant with a passion for urgent care and emergency medicine. She received her Bachelor of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of New Hampshire, followed by her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Rutgers University. Prior to joining PromptMD, she worked as an emergency medicine PA at a level I trauma center.
Elizabeth also volunteers her time as a board member for the medical nonprofit group, Mayanza. She travels to Guatemala annually to provide medical care to children and adults in need. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, hiking, cooking, and spending time with her Bernese Mountain Dog.
Brian Adams, PA-C
Brian earned a Dual Degree in Biology and Physician Assistant Studies from Seton Hall University. Prior to joining PromptMD, he worked in Primary Care, Pediatrics, Orthopedic Spine Surgery and Occupational Medicine. He has also worked with the COVID-19 team at RWJ Somerset since the start of the pandemic. Brian is fluent in Spanish and is proud to serve the Hispanic community. His special interests are small and large joint corticosteroid injections, nailbed lacerations/repairs, and cosmetic procedures.
Martha Stanko, PA-C
Martha has a passion for providing patient-centered healthcare. She enjoys speaking with patients and helping them understand their acute and preventative medical needs. In her free time, Martha enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking, and spending time with her rescue dog at her home in New Jersey.