Matthew Giangrante, MD

Family Medicine



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Family Medicine

Home Care

Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine

Travel Medicine

Primary Location:

Cranford Office

570 South Avenue East, Building G, Unit A

Cranford, NJ 07016

Tel: 908.272.7990

Fax: 908.272.7970


Biology, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ


Biology, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ


UMDNJ, Newark, NJ


Hunterdon Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program, Flemington, NJ


Hunterdon Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program, Flemington, NJ

Professional Associations:

American Academy of Family Physicians

Autism New Jersey (Member)

Hospital Affiliations:

Overlook Medical Center, Summit, NJ


Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors Award for Scholarship (2009)

New Jersey Family magazine “Favorite Kids’ Docs” (2016)

Accepts New Patients
Patient Portal

Dr. Matthew Giangrante Builds Trust and Camaraderie with Patients

“I enjoy listening to my patients, and seeing how I can help them on a daily basis.”

Dr. Matthew Giangrante always loved science. That, and his passion for connecting with others, drove his decision to become a physician. He chose family medicine so that he had a chance to treat the full spectrum of patients and ailments.

He joined Vanguard Medical Group in 2013, a primary care practice that he says is “poised for growth without losing its focus on what’s important.” “We may be getting bigger, but quality patient care is still number one,” he says. “Patients may not even realize the depth and breadth of the practice because they still receive the kind of personalized attention that they did when we started.”

However, having access to an ever-increasing scope of services is important. Notes Dr. Giangrante, “We’re a very busy society, and when patients can get everything accomplished at one practice, from vaccines to phlebotomy, that makes it easier for them. Patients also have a level of trust when they’re getting these services done by their own doctor’s office.”

Dr. Giangrante practices the full scope of family medicine at Vanguard and has special interests in sports medicine and minor dermatologic procedures. He also has a focus on preventive care. “We handle everything from physicals to bloodwork, nutrition, weight loss strategies, vaccines for children and adults, and strategies for healthier lifestyles. When there are underlying medical issues, we help patients reduce their risk, using evidence-based research to support our recommendations.”

His easy-going, gentle nature and unique sense of humor help his patients, friends and colleagues feel comfortable around him. His patients frequently tell him that he is easy to talk to, addresses their concerns and makes them feel comfortable. Recently, Dr. Giangrante took home “New Jersey’s Favorite Kids’ Docs” honors, being listed in New Jersey Family magazine as one of the best in the business.

When he’s not working, Dr. Giangrante is an active volunteer and enjoys spending his free time with his wife and three children in his hometown of Union. He also enjoys golfing, boating and spending time at the Shore.

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The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Sep 11, 2018

I love doctor G and doctor W. that is why we keep coming even though I have to wait more than an hour to see them

Sep 11, 2018

Dr. Giagrante takes his time to hear the patient's concerns and works with him/her toward a solution.

Sep 11, 2018

After moving to New Jersey and not knowing what to expect I could not be happier to have found Dr. Giangrante!

Sep 11, 2018

Except for the doctor's review of my blood work results, the doctor did not comment on my overall health status. I had to bring up several prior personal concerns, e.g. light-headedness, blood pressure, recent chest congestion. Then the doctor gave me full and considered comments and advice.

Aug 31, 2018

by far, one of the best pediatricians that I've experienced. I like him, my daughter loves him. great experience

Aug 28, 2018

In less than a year of having *Dr. Giangrante as my primary care physician I can safely say i would recommend him to anyone looking for a new doctor.

Aug 25, 2018

Dr. G took the time to listen to my concerns and to explain possible explanations of causes of my symptoms. He is an excellent physician and I have complete trust in his recommendations for treatment and follow ups.

Aug 24, 2018

*Dr. Giangrante is the best!

Aug 11, 2018

good experience

Aug 07, 2018

Dr. Giangrante was very helpful and knowledgeable. He was patient with me and paid attention to all my concerns.

Aug 01, 2018

*Dr. G. was the best. He really cares. Very thorough.

Aug 01, 2018

Dr. Giangrante is amazing. As my PCP I could not be happier, and welcome the opportunity to recommend him to friends and neighbors. A gentlemen, great physician, and good guy.

Jul 31, 2018

Very satisfied.

Jul 26, 2018

DR. Giangrante has always been accurate and precise in his diagnoses.

Jul 26, 2018

dr.G the best

Jul 24, 2018

Please see the earlier comment but Dr Giangrate was a consummate professional.

Jul 21, 2018

My walking is a problem and they used the weelchair to help me get to the car.

Jul 21, 2018

I finally found a doctor I like that is caring and nice.

Jul 19, 2018

Dr G is the best!

Jul 13, 2018

I always recommend my Doctor. I know other people who got to this office, and speak highly of them. I was referred by my sister because of how great Dr. Giangrante's bedside manor is. He is the best.