Shernett Griffiths, MD

  • Rheumatology

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Rheumatology

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine

Procedures

  • Bloodless Medicine & Surgery
  • Intra-Articular Injections
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Prolia® Therapy
  • Synvisc® Therapy

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis, Psoriatic
  • Degenerative Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Lupus (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus)
  • Myositis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polymyositis
  • Pseudogout
  • Raynaud's Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Vasculitis

Locations &
Appointments

Locations

Bergen Medical Alliance at Englewood

A

180 Engle Street Englewood, NJ 07631

Phone: 201-567-2050
Fax: 201-568-8936
Monday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Bergen Medical Alliance at Bergenfield

B

1 North Washington Avenue 2nd Floor Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Phone: 201-501-0082
Fax: 201-501-8859
Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Rochelle Park Medical Center

C

336 West Passaic Street 4th Floor Rochelle Park, NJ 07662

Phone: 201-291-1010
Fax: 201-587-0313
Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Appointments

Book Online

Insurance

Insurances Accepted

Please contact your insurance company directly prior to receiving services or care to confirm your coverage. Although we have made every effort to ensure this list is accurate, only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)

Aetna

  • Aetna Assure Premier Plus
  • Aetna CCN
  • Aetna CoreSource
  • Aetna Coventry
  • Aetna FIDE-SNP
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna Whole Health HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health PPO
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health

AmeriHealth

  • AmeriHealth Administrator
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Value Network (Exchange Plan)

APWU

  • APWU Health Plan

Cigna

  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Health Partners

Clover Health

  • Clover Medicare Advantage

Consumer Health Network (CHN)

  • CHN PPO

EmblemHealth

  • EmblemHealth EPO
  • EmblemHealth EPO2
  • EmblemHealth FEHB
  • EmblemHealth FEHBP
  • EmblemHealth GHI CBP
  • EmblemHealth GHI PPO
  • EmblemHealth National
  • EmblemHealth PPO1
  • EmblemHealth PPO2
  • EmblemHealth PPO3
  • EmblemHealth Tri-State
  • Vytra

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Priority
  • Direct HMO
  • Direct PPO
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS GEPO
  • Empire BCBS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (prefix VFG)
  • Empire BCBS HealthPlus Gatekeeper (prefix VJD)
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS Indemnity
  • Empire BCBS Medicare Advantage
  • Empire BCBS Medicare Advantage Plus
  • Empire BCBS POS
  • Empire BCBS PPO

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

Fidelis Care NJ

  • Fidelis Care NJ Medicaid Managed Care

First Health

  • First Health

Galaxy Health Network PPO

  • Galaxy Health Network PPO

GEHA

  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS Braven Health
  • Horizon BCBS EPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS Medicare Managed Care
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • NJ Carpenters Fund
  • OMNIA Tier 1
  • Traditional

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid
  • Horizon NJ TotalCare (D-SNP)

Humana

  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Humana ChoicePOS
  • Humana Gold Choice Network PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice Network PFFS 23
  • Humana Gold Plus DE-SNP
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare (Employer PPO Plus)
  • Humana Medicare PPO
  • Humana Medicare PPO 2023
  • Humana National Medicare HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National POS - Open Access Plus

MagnaCare

  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

Medicaid

  • Medicaid NJ

Medicare

  • Medicare NJ

MultiPlan/PHCS

  • Beech Street
  • MultiPlan Humana
  • MultiPlan Worker's Comp
  • PHCS
  • Pomco

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO

NALC

  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits

Oxford

  • Freedom
  • Garden State Network
  • Liberty
  • Metro
  • Oxford Medicare

QualCare

  • Choice Care
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP PPO
  • HIP PRIME HMO
  • HIP PRIME PPO
  • Oscar
  • QualCare EPO
  • QualCare FEHB
  • QualCare GHI PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare Humana
  • QualCare PPO
  • QualCare Worker's Comp

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

TRICARE North Region

  • CHAMPVA
  • DVA

UMR

  • UMR

United Healthcare Community and State

  • Dual Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ FamilyCare)
  • UnitedHealthcare Community and State Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

  • AARP
  • Commercial and Marketplace
  • Compass Benefit (Exchange)
  • Medica
  • River Valley
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources

Wellcare NJ

  • Wellcare NJ Ambetter
  • Wellcare NJ Medicare Managed Care

Wellpoint

  • Wellpoint Medicaid
  • Wellpoint Medicare Advantage

About

About Shernett Griffiths

Dr. Griffiths is a board-certified rheumatologist and chief of rheumatology at Englewood Hospital. Born in Jamaica, she grew up in Connecticut. Prior to attending medical school, she conducted research at Yale University School of Medicine. She received her MD from Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, where she was the first black student to be elected study body president and where she initiated curriculum changes still in place today. She was also assistant regional director of the Student National Medical Association, Midwest Region, and represented her medical school at a national scholars leadership conference in the Netherlands. She trained at University Hospitals of Cleveland and served as chief fellow of the rheumatology division at University Hospitals of Cleveland and at the Cleveland Veterans Administration.

Committees and Leadership Positions

Chief, Rheumatology 

Education &
Training

Education & Degrees

MD: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Residency

University Hospital of Cleveland

Fellowship

University Hospital of Cleveland: Rheumatology

Certifications & Distinctions

  • Internal Medicine (American Board of Internal Medicine)