Dr Joseph completed undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University and a medical degree at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Toronto program, primarily at Toronto General Hospital. She completed a 3 year fellowship in Nephrology at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons under Dr. Gerald Appel, with extensive training in renal pathology and transplantation. Her primary interests are in glomerulonephritis and chronic kidney disease in the elderly as well as treatment of diabetes and obesity. She has been certified as a Clinical Specialist in Hypertension by the American Society of Hypertension. She is Board Specialized in Internal Medicine and Nephrology and Board Eligible in Obesity Management. Dr Joseph has received multiple awards, including American Top Physicians, NJ Most Recommended Physicians, Gold Doc Award given to “healthcare professionals who demonstrate exemplary sensitivity and compassion, as well as clinical excellence, in the care of patients and their families”. Dr Joseph is affiliated with Hackensack UMC, Holy Name Hospital, Valley Hospital and St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, She is involved in seeing patients, managing a dialysis unit, and teaching medical students and nurses. Dr Joseph is fluent in both English and Spanish.