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Dr. Sarah Cannon, M.D. Dr. Cannon is a board certified dermatologist, at the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center. She grew up in Philadelphia, PA and graduated from Haverford College with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with a concentration in biochemistry. She participated in research in pediatrics and nephrology prior to starting medical school. Dr. Cannon received her medical education at Sidney Kimmel Medical College (formerly Jefferson Medical College) and completed her Internal Medicine internship at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA. She went on to complete her residency training in Dermatology at Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology, Philadelphia, PA, serving as co-chief resident during her third year of residency. Dr. Cannon’s areas of interest include cosmetic and medical dermatology. Dr. Cannon has co-authored articles in journals, including the Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology, Journal of Perinatology, and Pediatric Annals. Dr. Cannon is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and American Medical Association. Specialties/Services We specialize in all Dermatologic conditions relating to skin, hair and nails for patients of all ages and demographics. Mohs Surgeons are onsite for the effective treatment of most skin cancers. * General […] 1,150 total views, 13 views today
WOW Work Out World When you enter a WoW facility, you can feel the “family atmosphere” that was part of Mary Roma’s vision when she founded the first WoW in Tinton Falls back in 1992. Since then WoW has grown to one of the top 30 health clubs in the United States, with 8 distinct locations in Monmouth County. Specialties/Services Group Classes Studio Training & Personal Training Personal Training XLabs Small Studio Training Unlimited Group Training Babysitting Functional Training Area Free Weights Unlimited Tanning Private Locker Rooms Boxing Zone Selectorized Machines Cardio Equipment Personal TVs on Cardio Abdominal Area Stretching Zone All Locations: Freehold: 3681 Route 9 Freehold, NJ 07728 (732) 683-1313 Manalapan: 300 Gordons Corner Rd. Manalapan, NJ 07726 (732) 972-8200 Marlboro: 79 South Main St. Marlboro, NJ 07746 (732) 298-6300 Middletown: 1126 State Route 35, Middletown, NJ 07748 (732) 706-9100 Wall Township: 1825 Route 35, Wall, NJ 07719 Phone: (732) 749-8400 Ocean 2345 State Route 66, Ocean, NJ 07712 Phone: (732) 695-0663 Red Bank: 30 West Front St. Red Bank, NJ 07701 Phone: (732) 450-8822 Tinton Falls: 980 Shrewsbury Ave. Tinton Falls, NJ 07724 Phone: (732) 389-8500 2,101 total views, 16 views today 2,101 total views, 16 views today
Pinakin R. Jethwa, MD Dr. Jethwa is one of the nation’s most innovative spine and dual-trained vascular neurosurgeons. This special training in cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgery allows him to offer both surgical and minimally invasive endovascular solutions to complex cerebrovascular disease. He has joined Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS), home of the nation’s most experienced neurosurgeons specializing in comprehensive care including vascular, tumor, spine, and functional neurosurgery. Dr. Pinakin R. Jethwa is a native of Wayne, NJ. He received his Doctorate in Medicine from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (formerly UMDNJ) in Newark, NJ following an undergraduate degree in Bioengineering at The University of Pennsylvania, graduating Magna Cum Laude. 2,113 total views, 25 views today 2,113 total views, 25 views today
Jun Yang, M.D. Dr. Yang is a board-certified allergist and immunologist with over 19 years of experience in Allergy and Immunology and Pediatrics. For over 10 years he provided care at several asthma and allergy practices in Eastern Pa, and now maintains his own private practice. Dr. Yang and his staff provide patients with exceptional medical treatment that is personalized, compassionate and held to the highest standards. We stay current in our field by attending relevant regional, national and international conferences and reviewing the current literature, textbooks and online databases. We treat asthma, hay fever, allergic skin diseases such as hives and eczema, sinus disease, food allergies, insect sting allergies, latex allergies and disorders of the immune system. 2,078 total views, 10 views today 2,078 total views, 10 views today
Dr. Girija Surya Dr Surya has performed numerous body contouring procedures in her practice. Her experience as well as her extensive education as a board certified surgeon ensures that patients receive superior care with outstanding results. Dr. Surya’s philosophy is to promote Total Health for her patients evaluating each patient with their Total Health in perspective. Dr Surya counsels patients for the management of weight gain, as well as other related conditions such as smoking cessation, nutrition information and other related services. Other Locations: 2 Hospital Plaza, Suite 330 Oldbridge New Jersey, 08857 1,835 total views, 11 views today 1,835 total views, 11 views today
Nancy Ibrahim, MD Atlantic Medical Imaging (AMI) is a quality driven medical imaging practice committed to clinical excellence by providing innovative service and compassionate care that exceeds expectations. Dr. Nancy Ibrahim is a board certified fellowship trained women’s imager who is committed to providing the highest quality of diagnostic imaging services to patients and referring clinicians. AMI’s Wall Township office is a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence signifies that AMI provides services at the highest standards of the radiology profession. AMI’s personnel are well qualified, through education and certification, to perform and interpret medical images. The advanced technology is appropriate for the tests and treatments patients receive, and the facility meets or exceeds quality assurance and safety guidelines. The 40 board certified radiologists at AMI have sub-specialty training in a wide variety of areas including musculoskeletal imaging, neuroradiology, cross-sectional imaging, women’s imaging, vascular imaging, nuclear medicine and interventional radiology. Specialties/Services Atlantic Medical Imaging is a full service radiology practice specializing in MRI, CT, PET/CT, 3D Mammography, Ultrasound, DEXA scans, Fine Needle Aspirations, Core Biopsies, as well as Nuclear Imaging, and X-rays. Coronary CTA MRI (Ultra High Field and High […] 1,962 total views, 12 views today
Dr. Shilpa Agarwal, M.D. Dr. Shilpa Agarwal is a dermatologist at the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center specializing in general, cosmetic and surgical dermatology. She is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive and individualized care for every one of her patients. Her areas of expertise include acne, psoriasis, skin cancer screenings and dermatologic conditions in skin of color. Dr. Agarwal also offers an extensive array of cosmetic procedures including non invasive skin rejuvenation, chemical peels, laser surgery, Botox injections and dermal fillers. Dr. Agarwal is originally from the DC area and a magna cum laude graduate of the prestigious B.S./M.D. program at the George Washington University School of Medicine. Following medical school, Dr. Agarwal stayed at the George Washington University Hospital for her internship year in internal medicine. She then completed her dermatology residency at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in New Jersey, serving as chief resident during her last year. Dr. Agarwal has published several peer reviewed articles and book chapter during her training. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Specialties/Services We specialize in all Dermatologic conditions relating to skin, hair and nails for patients of all ages and demographics. […] 1,167 total views, 18 views today
Dr. Marshall Allegra MD Dr. Marshall P. Allegra is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon in private practice in Monmouth County for over 23 years. Specializing in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery, full and partial joint reconstruction, hand, foot and ankle surgery, fracture care, and non-surgical treatment options, Dr. Allegra is dedicated to providing one-on-one personalized care to every patient. Dr. Allegra is the only physician you will see when you visit the practice, and he will supervise each phase of your diagnosis, treatment and recovery. An experienced diagnostician, Dr. Allegra can expertly determine the causes of chronic and acute pain in his patients due to hip, knee, hand, shoulder and sports-induced injuries, and then determine the best treatment options to return patients back to work, to the playing field, restoring functionality and range of motion as quickly as possible. Dr. Allegra has performed more than 500 hip and knee replacements on patients from Monmouth County and surrounding areas. Thousands of Dr. Allegra’s patients have returned to active lifestyles thanks to his quality, personalized care and innovative treatment options. 1,957 total views, 22 views today 1,957 total views, 22 views today
Rajiv Uppal, MD Dr. Rajiv Uppal is one of the founding partners of Monmouth Gastroenterology and has been practicing in Monmouth County since September 1991. Dr. Uppal is Board Certified in both Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr.Uppal has special interest and expertise in treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, (Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis), treatment of teenage children and non- surgical treatment of hemorrhoids. Dr. Uppal performs Upper Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, ERCP, esophageal dilatation and more advanced endoscopic procedures including radio frequency ablation of Barrett’s epithelium. 1,987 total views, 15 views today 1,987 total views, 15 views today
Eric R. Beyer, O.D Dr. Eric Beyer is one of three doctors at Beyer Eye Associates. Dr. Eric graduated Magna Cum Laude from Rowan University. Following his undergraduate education he received his doctor of optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University. Dr. Eric received an award for clinical excellence in primary care at the Eye Institute and its affiliated patient care sites. Dr. Eric treats and manages ophthalmic pathology, contact lens fitting, and glasses. 1,899 total views, 13 views today 1,899 total views, 13 views today
Lorraine Catalano, CNMT Imaging Director Lorraine Catalano is the Director of Caring Heart & Brain Imaging LLC; the first dedicated cardiac PET imaging facility in the State of New Jersey. Lorraine has more than 25 years’ experience as a Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT). She is also a member of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT). CARING HEART & Brain Imaging’s LLC mission is to utilize state of the art technology for Cardiac Stress Tests, reducing patient exposure to radiation and the amount of time spent having the test done,A PET CARDIAC STRESS test provides definitive results and diagnoses coronary artery disease before symptoms occur and measures actual blood flow through obstructed arteries. This allows your cardiologist to prescribe effective treatment and often avoid catherizations and other invasive procedures that are risky and may not be necessary. CARING HEART & Brain Imaging LLC also performs the PET Brain Scans which help distinguish between alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. This scan will give the information needed for doctors to make appropriate treatment decisions. AMYVID a radioactive diagnostic agent for PET imaging of the brain is used to estimate betamyloid neuritic […] 2,015 total views, 16 views today
Barbara Cencora, M.D. Of Advanced Gastroenterology Associates is a Board Certified Gastroenterologist who has been in practice in Monmouth County for over 17 years. Dr. Cencora was born and raised in Poland and graduated from the University of Medicine in Lublin, Poland, and then came to the United States and completed her internship and residency in internal Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center in Camden. She then continued on at UMDNJ at Cooper Hospital where she completed her fellowship in Gastroenterology. There she gained expertise in colonoscopy and upper endoscopy, as well as advanced endoscopic procedures such as ERCP for diagnostic and treatment of biliary and pancreatic disease. Dr. Cencora treats all aspects of gastroenterology (digestive disease) and hepatology (liver diseases), such as but not limited to, colon cancer screening, heartburn/GERD, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), colitis and Crohn’s disease. Additionally, Dr. Cencora performs in-office hemorrhoid banding with the CRH O’Regan Hemorrhoid Removal system, which is a fast and painless procedure to treat hemorrhoids without surgery. She is proud to be a part of Advanced Gastroenterology Associates since they strive to provide the most individualized quality medical care to all of their patients. […] 1,988 total views, 13 views today
Dr. Michael Viksman Dr. Michael Viksman, is a highly-trained physician of The Allergy & Asthma Group, who specializes in treating patients who suffer from allergies and asthma. Recognized for his expertise and innovation in the fields of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, Doctor Viksman, provides the latest research-based, treatment strategies and technology with a personalized approach. Dr. Viksman has published multiple articles in peer review journals in the field of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and holds two patents in the category of Clinical Immunology. “Our Practice Philosophy is to provide the highest quality allergy, asthma and immunology care to every patient. We take a comprehensive and personal approach. This starts with a detailed medical history, careful examination and state-of-the-art diagnostic testing to make a specific diagnosis.” We Offer 2 Other Locations 1,918 total views, 12 views today 1,918 total views, 12 views today
Jerry Falk, DMD Falk Family Dentisty. Dr. Jerry Falk is a kind caring dentist who feels the concerns of his patients are of the utmost importance. Dr. Falk has been practicing in the Millstone NJ area for over 30 years. He is dedicated to providing his patients with individualized care, suiting their specific needs. When not in the office he enjoys fishing and spending time with his family. Specialties/Services Family and Cosmetic Dentistry Sleep Apnea Treatment Education and Training: Education & Training: UMDNJ Class of 1976 Insurance Accepted: Horizon BCBS NJ Delta Dental 2,139 total views, 18 views today 2,139 total views, 18 views today
Robert Friedman, PT Robert Friedman, PT has been in private practice for over 35 years specializing in Soft Tissue Injuries, Sports Injuries, and Post- Surgical Therapy. Robert’s approach and skills in physical therapy include hands on personal attention, rather than high tech equipment. His physical therapy services are designed to develop, sustain, and return maximum movement and flexibility. He has helped people with difficult cases, many whom have tried other methods, return back to functioning movement with his skills and expertise. Physical Therapy can be used to treat a number of conditions, including injuries or chronic health issues. Robert Friedman can help you with Physical therapy for Knee Pain, Back Pain, Leg Pain, Neck Pain and much more. Specialties/Services Physical Therapy Postural Evaluations Myofascial Release Sports Injuries Cervical & Lumbar Spine Injuries Education and Training: Robert Friedman received his Physical Therapy certification at NYU, and Graduate work in Cardio Pulmonary Physiology. Robert worked as a staff therapist at NYU. In addition to Ruske Institute for 3 years, in adult rehabilitation, pediatrics, outpatient, and spinal chord injuries. He also has worked with patients dealing with COPD and other respiratory ailments. He is an active participate in continuing education programs. Insurance Accepted […] 2,322 total views, 19 views today
Steven Gorcey, MD Dr. Gorcey is one of the founding partners of Monmouth Gastroenterology and has been practicing in Monmouth County since September 1991. Dr. Steven A. Gorcey is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Routine Colon Cancer Screening and Upper Endoscopy, comprise the majority of Dr. Gorcey’s procedures, He also has special interests in some of the most advanced endoscopic procedures performed in the world today. Along with being an expert in biliary endoscopy (ERCP-Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography), which is a way of dealing with bile duct disorders through the mouth, Dr. Gorcey is one of a few select physicians in the world performing Restorative Obesity Surgery Endoscopically (ROSE procedure), which is an a incision-less method of revising the stomach after gastric bypass surgery. In addition, Dr. Gorcey was the first doctor in the state of New Jersey to perform BARRX ablation for Barrets esophagus, a non-invasive way of removing pre-cancerous tissue from the esophagus. His close relationship with the advanced laparoscopic surgeons at Monmouth Medical Center allow him to attack complex problems with novel combinations of operative endoscopic and surgical approaches. Monmouth Gastroenterology and Advanced Endoscopy, hold the philosophy of treating patients with courtesy, friendliness and respect, […] 1,907 total views, 11 views today
Thomas Mazorlig Thomas Mazorlig is a board certified diplomate of acupuncture through the National Board Certification Committee of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and a licensed acupuncturist in the State of New Jersey. Thomas Mazorlig is trained in three schools of acupuncture: Traditional Chinese Medical Acupuncture (TCM), Japanese Acupuncture (in the style of Kiiko Matsumoto), and Five Element Acupuncture, He graduated from the Eastern School of Traditional Medicine and Acupuncture in Bloomfield, N.J. He has also performed a clinical internship in Traditional Chinese Medical Acupuncture. Mr. Mazorlig is currently enrolled in the Masters of Acupuncture program at Eastern School and expects to complete the program in December, 2016. 1,900 total views, 16 views today 1,900 total views, 16 views today
David Bertone, PT, DPT, OCS David Bertone, PT, DPT, OCS – Doctor of Physical Therapy and the Owner of db Orthopedic Physical Therapy. NJ License# 40QA00442600 Dr Bertone of db Orthopedic Physical Therapy, is a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist with more than 27 years of experience in Orthopedic Rehabilitation, provides a unique, personal, one-on-one partnership with you from the beginning of your treatment until you are ready to get back to life. As the practice of choice for orthopedic rehabilitation in Central NJ, we specialize in the treatment of musculoskeletal problems At db Orthopedic Physical Therapy, the goal is to help patients overcome their injuries and get back to life in the most enjoyable, timely, and cost-effective way possible. Our mission statement reflects the vision of the practice – “One Therapist, One Goal: Transition to Better Health.” Dr. David Bertone is a 1988 graduate of New York University’s physical therapy program and received his Board Certification as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist in 2005. In 2010, he received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the Evidence in Motion Institute of Health Professions. Member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists. American Society of Shoulder and Elbow Therapists Member […] 1,976 total views, 17 views today
Lori Titner, L.E., Esthetician and Cosmetic Coordinator Lori Titner of the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center is a licensed skin care specialist and has been practicing Esthetics in the state of New Jersey since 2007. Lori graduated from Christine Valmy International School of Esthetics in 2007, where she studied, skin care, facial treatments, body procedures and makeup techniques. Lori has a great deal of experience with regards to skin care treatments, regimens and products and an excellent understanding of the cosmetic procedures offered at the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center. Lori can help explain any of our cosmetic procedures and answer preliminary questions regarding cosmetic procedures, including Fraxel, Clear + Brilliant, IPL, Ultherapy and Hydrafacial treatments. Lori is now also available to perform Hydrafacials. Lori can be contacted directly at 732-800-0157 (or ext. 1005) or you can email her at email@example.com. Specialties/Services We specialize in all Dermatologic conditions relating to skin, hair and nails for patients of all ages and demographics. Mohs Surgeons are onsite for the effective treatment of most skin cancers. * General Medical Dermatology * Cosmetic Dermatology * Pediatric Dermatology * Surgical Dermatology * Mohs Micrographic Surgery The Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center Aesthetic Services include: * KYBELLA® […] 1,105 total views, 21 views today
Allyson Falk, DDS Dr Allyson Falk is an energetic young dentist with a passion for her work. She is committed to providing her patients with the highest quality care. She caters to patients of all ages and strives to make them feel comfortable in the chair. In her spare time she enjoys yoga and spending time with her family. Specialties/Services Family Dentistry Cosmetic Dentistry Sleep Apnea Treatment Education and Training: Education: NYU Class of 2013 Insurance Accepted: Horizon BCBS NJ Delta Dental Education: NYU Class of 2013 1,927 total views, 17 views today 1,927 total views, 17 views today
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Dr. Linden D. Ho
I have been going to Dr. Ho for many years. I love him and his staff. Great office.
January 11, 2017
Dr. Peter Bufano
Myself and quite a few family members pay the staff at OB Spine and Wellness visits for various issues from neck pain, slipped discs, post op physical therapy and so on. The staff and facilities are top notch! Great personalities and extremely knowledgeable. Once you’re there, you become a part of their family. Do yourself a favor and give Dr Pete and his staff a shot at treating you. You won’t regret it.
January 18, 2017
Lisa M Zimmermann MD
Dr. Z saved my husband’s life 15 yrs ago. And Dr. Z is now successfully treating my auto immune disease…she is the best diagnostic physician in the area. She is understanding and uses both traditional and holistic.
January 22, 2017
Jerry Falk, DMD
Gentle and very professional dentist, very courteous and friendly staff. Also great with children! My family of 5 all love going there!
January 28, 2017
Lotus Wellness Spa
From start to finish everyone was amazing. Neelam, Ana and Lisa were accommodating, friendly and their services were great. The atmosphere is relaxing and so clean. They put out a beautiful spread of food, cake and mimosas for a birthday that we were celebrating. It exceeded our expectations by far and we will definitely be returning.
January 28, 2017