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Arshia Abbasi, MD

Internal Medicine | Nephrology

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Physician at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center
Arshia Abbasi, MD

Arshia Abbasi, MD,is board certified by the American Board in Internal Medicine with Nephrology board certification as well. She received her Bachelor’s degree from St. Peter’s University and Master’s degree from Rutgers University in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. She was accepted at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School where she stayed for her Internship/Residency in Internal Medicine.

She worked as a Hospitalist for two years at Ocean Medical Center in Brick before going back for her Fellowship in Nephrology at Rutgers University Hospital.  She was a part of private practice in Nephrology for 3.5 years before joining Rutgers – Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. 

Examples of disorders Dr. Abbasi manages includes but are not limited to: kidney diseases, hypertension, kidney stone prevention, kidney transplantation, electrolyte disorders, and dialysis. Dr. Abbasi is currently accepting new patients.


Varsha Dandavate, MD

Infectious Disease | Internal Medicine

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Physician at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center

Varsha Dandavate, MD, is a physician specializing in infectious disease who recently joined Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. She is board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease. Dr. Dandavate earned her medical degree and Doctor of Medicine in dermatology and venereology from The University of Bombay (Mumbai), India.

She then completed her residency in internal medicine at Saint Joseph Hospital Chicago, Illinois, affiliated with Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Next, she went on to complete her postdoctoral fellowship in infectious disease from Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science.

She is a practicing infectious disease/HIV physician with extensive clinical experience during the last 10 years with managing a wide variety of diseases in acute and long term care hospitals.

Varsha Dandavate, MD