Leader in Medicine

Ravi Tahmburaj


The American Health Council has warmly welcomed Dr. Ravi Thamburaj as “Best in Medicine,” in recognition of his extensive experience working in the healthcare industry and in the field of pediatrics.

Growing up, Dr. Thamburaj’s mother was a physician, and he has always held in interest in helping others. This meant he developed an interest in the healthcare industry from a young age – today, working in pediatrics allows him to help people every day. Dr. Thamburaj studied Medicine at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, receiving his DO degree in 2003. He also completed a Residency at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.

For the past two years, Dr. Thamburaj has been employed as Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician at EmCare, a trusted and dependable partner for hospitals and other healthcare organizations nationwide. For over four decades, EmCare has been and a comfortable home for many of the nation’s most skilled and trusted clinicians. EmCare is equipped to assist the organization reach current targets, but also help the company thrive in the new healthcare ecosystem. Major services provided by EmCare include emergency medicine, healthcare, medicine, nursing, patient care, acute care, hospital medicine, surgery, anesthesiology, radiology, and teleradiology.

Dr. Thamburaj’s daily responsibilities include tending to pediatric emergency cases, as well as educating his patients and their families on their conditions and individualized courses of treatments.

Dr. Thamburaj has extensive expertise in medicine, pediatric emergency and patient care. He attributes his success to his positive work ethic, strong support from his family, and the great educators he has met along the way.

Among his professional accomplishments, Dr. Thamburaj is proud to have been Chief Resident at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center from 2006-2007. Dr. Thamburaj also received a Teaching Award in Emergency Medicine. He is a member of a number of professional associations, including the American Health Council, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Over the next five years, Dr. Thamburaj would like to continue in his role in clinicals and within education. Additionally, Dr. Thamburaj may consider transitioning into more of an administrative role, but above all he will continue to provide excellence in patient care and education.

In his spare time, Dr. Thamburaj enjoys traveling and watching sporting events. He also works with the charitable organizations, Valerie Fund and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Foundation.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician at Monmouth Medical Center and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

  • As one of New Jersey’s largest academic medical centers, Monmouth Medical Center (MMC)—founded in 1887—attracts the state’s top physicians. MMC has pioneered the latest techniques in minimally invasive surgery, including robotic surgical procedures in both general and orthopedic surgery.

Source: Monmouth Medical Center