Our practice is focused on protecting the health of our patients, visitors, staff and community every day. Due to the spread of COVID-19 and the social distancing measures taking place to help prevent the spread of the disease, we are moving to a telemedicine approach which consists of virtual visits. Our office remains available and our staff will help assist you in scheduling a virtual visit with one of our providers. We will continue to review lab results, medications and all usual care plans and processes as if it were an in-person, in-office patient visit. 

Please call our main number: 973-946-7060 — and one of our team members will assist you.

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About Us

Chester Primary Care providers focus on diagnosis, disease prevention, and treatment of both acute and chronic illness. We guide patients on the path to better health and coordinate all necessary care. To learn more about Consensus Health, visit

Our Providers

Dr. Akkapeddi is a board certified, primary care physician with more than 25 years of experience who completed residencies in internal medicine at Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, and in surgery and nuclear medicine at the Medical Center of Stony Brook School of Medicine in New York. She has a passion for mentoring the next generation of primary care physicians and has taught medical students at both Mount Sinai Medical Center and Morristown Medical Center. Dr. Akkapeddi has received several accolades and has been recognized by many organizations with patient’s choice and compassionate doctor awards. She strives to motivate and educate patients about preventive care and weight loss, as well as the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease, hypertension, and diabetes. In addition to her medical career, Dr. Akkapeddi competes in marathons.

Nirmala G. Akkapeddi, MD

Dr. Akkapeddi is a board certified, primary care physician with more than 25 years of experience.

Specialty: Primary Care
Gender: Female
Languages: English, Hindi
Internal Medicine Residency:Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, NJ
Surgery and Nuclear Medicine Residency:Medical Center of Stony Brook School of Medicine in New York

Sarah Vranesich, NP

Specialty: Primary Care
Gender: Female
Languages: English


Chester Primary Care is committed to the health and well-being of our patients. We focus on preventative medicine and effective management of chronic diseases including:

  • Vaccinations and Immunizations
  • Child & Adolescent Health
  • Family Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Colds and Flu
  • Women's Health & Postpartum Care
  • Preventive Care and Health Screenings
  • Care for Chronic Conditions
  • Diabetes Management
  • Hypertension
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Asthma
  • Immunization
  • Care of Acute Illnesses and Injures
  • Routine Physical and Wellness Exams
  • Executive Physicals
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Cardiac Health
  • Referrals to Specialists

Location & Contact Info

Remember to call us first when you need care. Even if our office is closed, someone from our team is on call to assist you. As your primary care provider, we are responsible for coordinating your care and making sure that specialists, hospitals and other providers are working together on your behalf. For any life-threatening emergency, always call 911.

Chester Primary Care

415 Route 24
Suite 7
Chester, New Jersey 07930

Office: 973-946-7060
Fax: 855-291-3376

Chester Primary Care

415 Rte 24, Chester Township, NJ 07930, USA

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