Carman Ciervo, DO, FACOFP
Executive Vice President & Chief Physician Executive
Carman A. Ciervo, D.O., FACOFP, is Executive Vice President & Chief Physician Executive at Jefferson Health New Jersey. In this role, Dr. Ciervo works directly with President & CEO Joseph W. Devine in providing oversight of the multi-hospital system’s strategic growth and initiatives in several key areas. He also works with other Jefferson Health New Jersey leaders and staff to advance the organization’s mission, expand services and continue to grow physician services for area community members. Dr. Ciervo plays a key role in Jefferson Health New Jersey’s continued growth and transformation, working directly on hospital and health system initiatives related to the employed-physician model, population health, and clinical excellence. He also oversees management and operations of Jefferson's quickly growing network of primary and specialty care physician practices in New Jersey. As a member of the Board of Governors for the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) (2010-2015), Dr. Ciervo was honored by the organization as a “Guardian of the Profession” in 2014 for demonstrating a strong sense of pride in the osteopathic medical profession and for working actively to advance osteopathic medicine. Dr. Ciervo has served on the ACOFP’S Industry Relations Committee, as Chair of the In-service Exam Committee, and Vice Chair of the Committee on Evaluation and Education. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians State Society, and the President’s Council for the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners. Dr. Ciervo has been honored by South Jersey and SJ magazines as a “Top Doc” in various physician and reader polls. In 2015, he named a “Healthcare Hero” by SJBiz Magazine, and was inducted into the Hall of Fame of Camden Catholic High School (CCHS), where he graduated from in 1980. An inductee into the AOA Mentor Hall of Fame, Dr. Ciervo has conducted numerous clinical trials, has obtained several million dollars in grant funding for education and research, and has presented at more than 100 national speaking engagements. Additionally, he has published more than 25 peer-reviewed articles for medical journals. The father of a college-age daughter, Dr. Ciervo resides with his wife, headache specialist Loretta Mueller, D.O., in Haddonfield, NJ. He practices Family Medicine in Marlton, NJ.