Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Group welcomes new family medicine physician, pulmonologist

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Group has announced that Dr. Lina Kleyn has joined the practice in the field of family medicine.

Kleyn’s unwavering passion extends beyond simply advocating for healthy lifestyle choices; she is equally dedicated to proactively preventing diseases and facilitating early detection. Her ultimate objective is to actively engage in her patients’ health and wellness journeys. Her decision to embark on a career in health care was driven by her desire to serve as a strong advocate for those in need. Within the realm of family medicine, she seamlessly integrates her expertise in preventative health, continuous care, and osteopathic manipulative therapies.

“Mountainside Medical Group is excited to welcome Dr. Kleyn to our team,” Tim O’Brien, CEO of Mountainside Medical Center, said. “Her holistic approach to health care will empower us to champion the cause of health and wellness within our community.”

Kleyn is accepting new patients at Mountainside Medical Group, located at 1129 Bloomfield Ave., Suite 100, West Caldwell.

In addition, Mountainside Medical Group recently announced that Dr. Laura Yapor has joined the practice in the field of pulmonology.

Yapor said her commitment to her patients goes beyond just providing treatment. She takes a comprehensive approach to diagnosis and condition management, while also focusing on patient education. Through this multifaceted approach, Yapor equips her patients with essential tools and knowledge, empowering them to enhance their quality of life.

“It is my responsibility to do my best, to give my patients the best treatment they can receive,” she said.

For Yapor, pulmonology is not just a profession; it’s a deep-rooted passion. Her inspiration can be traced back to her father, who is also a physician. As a young child, she accompanied him to hospitals and clinics, witnessing firsthand the genuine joy he derived from caring for his patients. This early exposure left a lasting impression on her, solidifying her resolve to pursue a career in health care and make a positive impact in people’s lives.

“We’re very happy to welcome Dr. Yapor to the Mountainside Medical Group team,” O’Brien said. “Dr. Yapor’s addition to our team reaffirms our dedication to providing the best possible care and ensuring that our patients’ well-being remains at the heart of everything we do.”

Yapor is accepting new patients at Mountainside Medical Group located at 311 Bay Ave., Suite 300A, Glen Ridge.