Month: January 1970

CyberKnife®

Louis Schwartz, MD is chair of radiation oncology at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ and medical director of the CyberKnife Center – the first of its kind in the northeast United States. He is also a radiation oncologist for The Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center. Dr. Schwartz has been treating patients at Overlook Medical Center for the past 37 years and was the first radiation oncologist in New Jersey to treat patients with radiosurgery technology starting in 1995.

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Flu

Dr. Vanessa Trespalacios is a skilled and qualified internist serving the community of Livingston, NJ. She is a part of BHMG – Premier Primary Care and is affiliated with Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Patients trust Dr. Trespalacios’s expertise because she consistently provides high quality care that leads to positive and lasting health outcomes. She is deeply committed to the well-being of her patients. She takes a thorough and precise approach to her consultations to ensure that she is consistently giving accurate diagnoses.

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Geriatrics

Dr. Redling has been a practicing Geriatrician after completing her training at Mt Sinai Medical School in Geriatrics. Her practice is limited to caring for patients over 65 years. Her areas of focus are elders with complex medical issues, dementia and also focuses on successful aging.

Stroke

Prior to joining Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists, Dr. Ronald Benitez was an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Jefferson Medical College/ Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Benitez completed medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC and then completed his neurosurgical residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Benitez’s fellowship was done in cerebrovascular surgery and interventional neuroradiology. He is board certified in neurosurgery.

Dr. Benitez is one of the few neurosurgeons who are specialized in both the surgical and endovascular management of cerebrovascular disease. The emergence of minimally invasive endovascular procedures has allowed many life threatening lesions to be treated with less risk than more traditional open surgery.

Understanding Back Pain

A Rhode Island native, Dr. Meyer graduated Magna Cum
 Laude from Hamilton College. He received his MD from Brown University and completed his residency in Neurological Surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. He was then selected for a prestigious complex and minimally invasive spine surgery fellowship at the University of California at San Francisco.

In the state of New Jersey Dr. Meyer is the Director of Neurospine for the Atlantic Neuroscience Institute. He is Acting Chairman and a member of the Spine Technology Committee at Atlantic Health System. He is the Secretary of the New Jersey Neurosurgical Society, and also a member of the Executive Board for the New Jersey Spine Society. Dr. Meyer is a member of the Spine Steering Committee at both Morristown Medical Center (MMC) and Overlook Medical Center (OMC) and he serves on the MMC Operating Room Cost Committee.

More about Dr. Meyer here.

 

Pregnancy

Dr. Morris is a board certified Reproductive Endocrinologist, Obstetrician and Gynecologist who serves as Clinical Assistant Professor for the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She completed her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington, and her internship and residency programs at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, working directly withRMANJ’s founding partners. Dr. Morris then joined Associates in Obstetrics and Gynecology, inLivingston, NJ, where she saw patients privately. She received her B.A. in Biomedical Engineering from The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and her M.D. from Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia.

 

Dr. Kessel has been in OB/GYN practice since 2002. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan, with an M.S. in Biological Sciences and his M.D. from Wayne State University. He completed his residency training at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY. He advanced his career in New York at academic medical centers, including New York Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center, and Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.

Dr. Kessel also has significant experience in the evaluation of fertility for his patients and their partners. He proactively works with patients to develop long-term strategies to optimize fertility. He also utilizes ovulation-induction agents, and intrauterine insemination in appropriate cases, and collaborates with the outstanding reproductive medicine specialists in the area. Dr. Kessel additionally employs an array of treatment options for other gynecologic conditions, including menopausal symptoms, and for the management and control of endometriosis. His breadth of experience in the field, affable personality and patient-centered approach have made him a natural fit for the practice.

Pancreatic Cancer

Dr. Aaron Chevinsky is a surgeon in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and is affiliated with Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stony Brook University School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.

Sports Injuries

Dr. Beth Troutman is a specialist in orthapedic sports medicine from Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation.

JAG Physical Therapy

The dynamic President and CEO of JAG Physical Therapy, John Gallucci, Jr., MS, ATC, PT, DPT, is in demand for his expertise in injury prevention, rehabilitation, sports medicine and athletic conditioning. He has appeared often on radio and television, including ESPN’s award-winning “Outside the Lines”, MSG Varsity, NJ News 12, WFAN and is a popular public speaker.

Gallucci has made a major impact in his fields throughout the New York/New Jersey area, and holds a national presence in the sports medicine community. JAG Physical Therapy now offers comprehensive orthopedic outpatient centers in West Orange, Warren, Cedar Knolls, Union, Hackensack, Woodbridge, Fairfield, Old Bridge, Holmdel, Princeton, Chatham, Brick and Wayne, New Jersey, as well as Sleepy Hollow, Yonkers, Hawthorne, and New York, NY.

 

Osteoporosis

Dr. Kavita Patel, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Colonia, NJ and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from New York University College Of Dentistry in 1997 and practices dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and more.