Jennifer Trela

Board Certification: Family Medicine

Internist located in East Orange and Newark, NJ

Meet Jennifer F. Trela, a highly motivated and dedicated Family Medicine practitioner. Jennifer possesses a strong foundation in medical knowledge and clinical skills, making her a compassionate and proficient Family Medicine physician.

[Professional Experience: Elective Rotations]

During her medical education, Jennifer completed elective rotations in various renowned medical centers. She demonstrated her versatility and dedication in completing electives in Cardiology and Pulmonology at Newark Beth Israel, Newark, NJ. Her Sub-Internship in Family Medicine at Emory DeKalb Medical in Atlanta, GA, further enriched her clinical acumen. Jennifer’s extensive experience includes core clinical rotations in Psychiatry, Family Medicine, and various specialties like Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Surgery at prestigious institutions, including New Bridge Medical Center, Paramus, NJ, Hackensack Mountainside Medical Center, Montclair, NJ, and St. Peter’s University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ.

[Education and Licensure]

Jennifer earned her Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies. She also holds a Certificate in Premedical Sciences from Columbia University, New York, NY, and a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A) with a concentration in Business Economics from Boston University, Boston, MA. She is currently pursuing Board Certification in Family Medicine, with an expected completion date in April 2023. Jennifer is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), which further solidify her capabilities in handling critical situations.


Jennifer’s expertise lies in conducting patient evaluations, diagnosing and treating acute and chronic conditions, and managing patient care plans. She is well-versed in providing outpatient and inpatient care, urgent care, preventive medicine, and obstetrics. Her exceptional communication skills enable her to establish strong connections with patients, families, and interdisciplinary healthcare teams.
Jennifer thrives in fast-paced environments and excels at managing and prioritizing multiple tasks with proficiency in using electronic medical record (EMR) systems like Epic for documentation and patient management.

[Professional Associations]

Jennifer is an active member of esteemed professional associations, including the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians (NJAFP), and American Medical Association (AMA). These affiliations demonstrate her commitment to continuous growth and staying updated with the latest medical advancements.

For high-quality patient care from a compassionate and proficient Family Medicine physician, Jennifer F. Trela is your ideal choice. Her dedication to empowering health and transforming lives ensures your well-being is in capable hands.