St. Bernards Welcomes OB-GYN Dr. Ilana Naghi

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Ilana Naghi, MD

Obstetrician and Gynecologist (OB-GYN) Ilana Naghi, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards OB-GYN Associates. Dr. Naghi arrives at St. Bernards from Teaneck, N.J. after working with OBGYN Associates of North Jersey since 2017.

Dr. Naghi, a native of Iran, earned her Doctorate of Medicine degree from Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in Tehran in 2010. Upon immigrating to the United States, she completed her OB-GYN residency training at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, N.J.

St. Bernards Medical Center Administrator Michael Givens said Dr. Naghi brings a wealth of experience to St. Bernards OB-GYN Associates.

“With the region’s top Women’s and Children’s Services in place,” Givens said, “St. Bernards is excited to add Dr. Naghi to our team. We believe she will be an incredible resource for women and birthing mothers across northeast Arkansas and southeast Missouri.”

Dr. Naghi is a member of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecology and the American Medical Association. She speaks fluent English and Persian and enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Naghi lives in Jonesboro with her husband, St. Bernards Interventional Cardiologist Amer Hawatmeh, M.D.

For more information, please call the St. Bernards Healthline at 870.207.7300.