Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month: What NJ Parents Should Know

Children's Eye Health And Safety Month: What New Jersey Parents Should Know

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month.  Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month began when Prevent Blindness America (PBA) declared the month’s recognition in an effort to educate parents on the importance of their children’s healthy vision.   NJ Top Docs reached out to a few of our reviewed and approved healthcare providers to see what systems currently exist for protecting our children’s vision.   NJ Top Doc, Dr. Benjamin Rosenblum of Advocare Atrium Pediatrics, understands that “as pediatricians the importance of vision screening in very young children to detect early problems that can lead to vision loss. Treating these problems is much easier if you address them before the vision loss occurs. We can refer such patients to a pediatric ophthalmologist for proper evaluation and treatment. We start formal vision screening on children at one year of age. This is in addition to our examination of the eyes at every preventative care visit starting at birth. We do formal vision screening with instruments that have become available in the last several years. These instruments allow us to detect potential problems that we are unable to detect with routine physical examinations and at ages before children can read standard Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents, Hunterdon Hematology Oncology

NJ Top Docs Presents, Hunterdon Hematology Oncology Scotch Plains, NJ – July 5, 2017 NJ Top Docs presents, Hunterdon Hematology Oncology, a compassionate community practice located in Flemington, New Jersey.   Hunterdon Hematology Oncology is dedicated to fighting cancer with the help of NJ Top Docs’, Myron Bednar, Kenneth B. Blankstein, and Swee Jian Ngeow. All whom are board certified in Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Internal Medicine.   New Jersey Top Doctors, Dr. Bednar and Dr. Blankstein are also Associate Professors for Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Both are dedicated to participating in the continued education and development of young medical students interested in pursuing Medical Oncology and Hematology as a speciality.   The entire team at Hunterdon Hematology Oncology works hard with a wide array of treatments so all patients can win the battles they are facing.   No service is spared in their community setting, allowing patients to expect advanced care comparable to an academic setting very close to home. Patients are given on-site access to Social Workers, Dietitians, Patient Navigators, Financial Counselors, Radiation Treatment, Oral Medication Dispensing, as well as Family Risk Assessment and Planning.   Hunterdon Hematology Oncology also offers robust clinical trials for many different Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents, Plaza Family Care

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NJ Top Docs Presents, Plaza Family Care Scotch Plains, NJ – June 8, 2017 Plaza Family Care has two locations, one in Hackettstown and one in Chester, New Jersey.  The practice has been specializing in family care, pediatrics, and internal medicine since 1973.   Plaza Family Care is open 365 days a year and  provides pediatric services including: Comprehensive care for infants, children, and adolescents All recommended immunizations Allergy evaluation and management Pulmonary Function Testing Asthma Treatment Monthly newborn classes Separate sick and well waiting areas to minimize contagion Child friendly exam rooms Minor Surgeries like: Lacerations Skin Lesions Ear Piercing   Patrick Caruso, M.D., F.A.A.P, Adam Dick, M.D., F.A.A.P, Melissa M. Libert, D.O, and Kristen Walsh, M.D., F.A.A.P, along with Family Practitioner, Unnati Tailor, D.O. have been reviewed and approved by NJ Top Docs.   Plaza Family Care also offers an internal medicine division that provides comprehensive adolescent and adult care services, including but not limited to: Routine Late Adolescent Exams Adult Annual Exams Immunizations: Adult and Adolescent Pulmonary Function Testing/Asthma Gastroenterology Colonoscopy   Reviewed and approved internists of Plaza Family Care include, Jim C. Chang, M.D. and Lillian Theune, D.O.   To learn more about Plaza Family Care, Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. James E. Rotolo!

At, James E. Rotolo, M.D., F.A.C.S., PA, they provide comprehensive care of all urologic conditions for both men and women. Using the latest techniques and evidence-based practices, they are committed to treating their patients with the highest quality of medical care. They also recognize the potential for technology to improve your healthcare. For example, they offer the latest in surgical techniques including Robotic Surgery and Laparoscopy. Unlike some practices, they do not employ physician assistants or nurse practitioners to treat you. You will always interact directly with a urologist at each office visit. Dr. James Rotolo is committed to being your expert in urologic care. He is equally devoted to treating you as a person, not just your ailment.Using a patient-centered approach, Dr. Rotolo hopes to make this process as comfortable as possible. He recognizes that many urologic conditions can be quite distressing and you may not feel comfortable discussing it openly.Understanding this, he will do our best to put you at ease. He considers it an honor to be your urologist and will always strive to provide the highest quality of personal care in a professional and caring environment. Education & Training Georgetown University School of Medicine Loyola College, Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. Jill Hazen!

Dr. Jill Hazen has dedicated her efforts to providing results of only the most supreme quality, persistently motivated to stay abreast of the most advanced techniques in cosmetic surgery for the benefit of her patients. Dr. Hazen’s artistic visualization and clinical skills allow her to achieve beautiful, natural-looking results for patients seeking cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. Education & Training University of Oklahoma Bachelor of Science/Health Sciences Medical School at Oklahoma State College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Degree Board Certifications Board Certified through the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), American Osteopathic Board of Surgery. Honors and Awards Patient’s Choice Award – 2010 Woman of the Year – 2009 Who’s Who – past 10 years Professional Memberships Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (FACOS) The New York Times New York Magazine Town Topics Princeton Packet US 1 Dr. Hazen’s staff members are highly professional, well-trained, and understand the concerns and needs of patients seeking cosmetic or reconstructive surgery. They are knowledgeable and can provide information and support leading up to the consultation. Face Facelift Necklift Read More