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Deborah Heart and Lung Center Appoints Evan Nevel, DO, as Cardiologist

Evan Nevel, DO
Evan Nevel, DO

S. Justin Szawlewicz, MD, Cardiology Chair at Deborah Heart and Lung Center, has announced the appointment of Evan Matthew Nevel, DO, to the cardiology department.

Dr. Nevel holds his medical degree from Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine. He served his residency at Hackensack Meridian Health, and did his Fellowship at Deborah Heart and Lung Center.

Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nuclear Cardiology, Dr. Nevel is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the American Society of Echocardiography, the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Association, the American Osteopathic Association, and the New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons.

Dr. Nevel has published widely in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association and the Journal of Biological Chemistry and has presented at numerous professional conferences and symposia. Since 2013 Dr. Nevel has been involved in various research projects.

“We are delighted to have Dr. Nevel join our cardiology team,” said Dr. Szawlewicz. “Since he did his Fellowship training here, Dr. Nevel is already fully up to speed with our organization, and has already developed a very loyal patient base. It is wonderful when we can train and retain talented specialists.”

In his spare time, Dr. Nevel enjoys ice hockey, football, traveling, military history, and SCUBA diving, including holding a PADI certification for advanced open water diving.

Deborah Heart and Lung Center in Browns Mills, NJ is an 89-bed teaching hospital that specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, research, and treatment of heart, lung, and vascular diseases. Founded in 1922, Deborah has been a regional and nationally recognized leader throughout its 100-year history, during which time it has healed 2.3 million patients from every corner of the United States and 87 countries in the world. From performing the first open heart surgeries (adult and pediatric) in New Jersey, to running one of the highest volume left-ventricular assist device (LVAD) implant programs in the region, Deborah has stood at the forefront of medical innovation, all while never wavering from its founding mission “there is no price on life.” Deborah is consistently recognized as a leader in patient care from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, ranked among the top hospitals in New Jersey for patient satisfaction; holds a top-tier Society of Thoracic Surgeons rating which places Deborah among the best cardiac surgery programs in the country; and is designated a national Top Teaching Hospital by The Leapfrog Group. Deborah is an Alliance member of the Cleveland Clinic Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute.