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Staff

William K. Lee, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.C.P

Dr. Lee is the founder of Cardiac Associates of North Jersey, PA located in Oakland, New Jersey.  He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ).  He also served as Chief of the Coronary Care Unit and conducted numerous research projects at the UMDNJ.  His clinical interests and expertise are in interventional cardiology and general cardiology.  Major research interests are in congestive heart failure and cardiomyopathy.  Dr. Lee is an active staff member at the Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, New Jersey.  At Valley Hospital, he also served as Director of Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology.

Dr. Lee graduated from Yonsei University, College of Medicine in Seoul, Korea. Following his internship and residency at UMDNJ, Dr. Lee Continued at UMDNJ where he completed his research and clinical cardiology fellowship.  Dr. Lee is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology.  He is a Fellow in the American College of Cardiology and a Fellow in the American College of Physician.

Active in various professional societies, Dr. Lee served as Past President of the Interventional Society of NJ.

Dr. Lee has numerous publications as author and co-author with articles appearing in Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Congestive Heart Failure and Clinical Research.

David H. Montgomery, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Dr. Montgomery completed his residency in Internal Medicine at The New York Hospital – Cornell Medical Center, where he served as Assistant Chief Resident during his last year.  He graduated from Dartmouth University, Magna Cum Laude, and went onto earn his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College.  His fellowship in clinical cardiology was completed at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.  Dr. Montgomery is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology.  His clinical interests and expertise are in general cardiology and echocardiography. 

He has participated in various clinical research projects focusing on various aspects of echocardiography.

Marcus L. Williams, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Dr. Williams is currently in practice at Cardiac Associates of North Jersey, PA. He is also Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.  Prior to joining Cardiac Associates, he served as Chief of Cardiology for the Veterans Affairs Hospital in East Orange, NJ.  His clinical interests and expertise are in hyperlipidemia and general cardiology.  Major research interests are in ischemic heart disease outcomes, clinical trials in acute ischemic syndromes and mechanisms of sudden death.

Dr. Williams graduated from Yale University and earned his medical degree with honors from George Washington University. Following an internship and residency at the University of North Carolina (UNC), Dr. Williams completed his research and clinical cardiology fellowship at UNC.  Dr. Williams is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.  He is a fellow in the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association.

Active in various professional societies, Dr. Williams currently serves as immediate past President of the Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc. (ABC).  He is also past President of the American Heart Association, North Jersey Chapter. 

Dr. Williams has numerous publications as author and co-author with content appearing in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Circulation and Ethnicity and Disease. 

Navin Budhwani, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Dr. Budhwani received his Medical Degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), graduated with honors.  He completed his residency at UMDNJ, where he served as Chief Resident during his last year.  He remained at UMDNJ for a three-year Cardiology Fellowship, where he served as Chief Fellow during his last year. He then completed a seventh year at the Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine as an Interventional Cardiology Fellow, where he focused on complex coronary intervention, peripheral vascular intervention and valvular heart disease.  Dr. Budhwani is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.  His clinical interests and expertise are in general cardiology, interventional cardiology, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.  He is a fellow in the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Budhwani also actively participates in over 40 Cardiac Clinical Trials, including as a Principal Investigators in a National Institutes of Health (NIH) sponsored trial.

Dr. Budhwani has published studies in various publications such as American Heart Journal and Heart & Lung.  He also received the Golden Apple Award for teaching at UMDNJ.  

Associated Hospitals

The physicians of Cardiac Associates of North Jersey have privileges and practice at the following Hospitals and Medical Centers:

Valley Health System

Chilton Memorial Hospital

Bergen Regional Hospital