Steven A. Gorcey, MD of Monmouth Digestive Health Named NJ Top Doc For 2022

Steven A. Gorcey, MD

Steven A. Gorcey, MD of Monmouth Digestive Health Named NJ Top Doc For 2022 Board-Certified gastroenterologist, Steven A. Gorcey, MD of Monmouth Digestive Health located in Eatontown, New Jersey has been reviewed and approved by NJ Top Docs.  Dr. Gorcey’s philosophy is to consistently treat patients in a down to earth manner with courtesy, friendliness, and respect. All while utilizing the most advanced treatment options, techniques and equipment. He is on a pursuit for painless endoscopy, easy colonoscopy preparation, and the lowest complication rates achievable. Through his philosophy and pursuit of personalized practice, he has truly brought the next level of gastroenterology to the Jersey shore. Dr. Gorcey has expertise in the management of inflammatory bowel disease (Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease), Irritable bowel syndrome, gastrointestinal bleeding, swallowing disorders, bile tract disorders, pancreatitis, diverticulitis, Peptic ulcers, cancers of the GI tract, and diseases of the liver. Symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, weight loss, loss of appetite, intestinal gas, bloating, obesity, weight gain, non cardiac chest pain, and dyspepsia, are just some of the gastroenterology conditions that Dr. Gorcey frequently treats. To learn more about Dr. Steven A. Gorcey, please click here.     About Us NJ Top Docs Read More

Northern New Jersey Psychiatrist, Dr. Mary Kannankeril Named NJ Top Doc

Dr. Mary Kannankeril

Northern New Jersey Psychiatrist, Dr. Mary Kannankeril Named NJ Top Doc Board Certified Psychiatrist, Mary Kannankeril, M.D. has been reviewed and approved by NJ Top Docs for 2020. Dr. Kannankeril has been practicing in New Jersey for over 20 years. She focuses on personality change and nutrition in order to truly treat the whole person. Dr. Kannankeril has been trained to help people with a variety of Psychiatric disorders. Her approach is grounded in psychotherapy with needed medication. This combination is aimed at treating the root of the problem, rather than just treating the presenting symptoms.  “I believe that no one would have to live with the pain of mental illness, if the root cause of the problem is identified and treated the right way,” says Dr. Kannankeril. Dr. Kannankeril has previously been the Medical Director of Psychiatric Emergency Services as well as the Chairperson of the Department of Psychiatry at Saint Mary’s Hospital in Passaic, New Jersey. She has been in private practice full-time in Northern New Jersey for two decades. To learn more about Dr. Kannankeril, please click here. About Us NJ Top Docs is a comprehensive, trusted and exclusive healthcare resource featuring reviewed and approved Top Doctors Read More

NJ Top Docs Proudly Present Dr. James Rotolo

NJ Top Docs Proudly Present Dr. James Rotolo James E. Rotolo, M.D., F.A.C.S. has been reviewed and approved by NJ Top Docs for 2018. This is the seventh consecutive year that Dr. Rotolo has been awarded with the title of NJ Top Doc. He is committed to being your expert in urologic care and is equally devoted to treating you as a person, as opposed to an ailment. Dr. Rotolo provides comprehensive care of all urologic conditions for both men and women and by using a patient-centered approach, Dr. Rotolo hopes to make his patients as comfortable as possible. He recognizes that many urologic conditions can be quite distressing and that you may not feel comfortable discussing these conditions openly. Understanding this, he will do his best to put you at ease.   Dr. Rotolo 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. To learn more about this NJ Top Doc, please click here. About Us NJ Top Docs a comprehensive, trusted and exclusive healthcare resource featuring reviewed and approved Top Doctors and Dentists in New Jersey online in an easy to Read More

NJ Top Docs Proudly Presents Dr. Indrani Hightower

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NJ Top Docs Proudly Presents Dr. Indrani Hightower Dr. Indrani S. Hightower is a board certified neurologist and neurophysiologist at the South Jersey MS Center where she specializes in the comprehensive management and study of multiple sclerosis. She is part of a group of neurologists, and specialized nurses with special training in the management and treatment of multiple sclerosis. The South Jersey MS Center is the largest private infusion suite dedicated to offering both urgent care for multiple sclerosis, as well as preventative disease modulatory therapies. Dr. Hightower is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology as well as board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology. In addition to management of Multiple Sclerosis, she also treats Headaches, Epilepsy, Peripheral Nerve Disorders, Traumatic Brain Injury, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Indrani S. Hightower was born in Jersey City. She is the daughter of first generation Bengali immigrants to this country. Her father instilled in Indrani the importance of hard work, dedication, and the importance of being compassionate. Her parents believed that she could achieve whatever she wished to do through determination and perseverance, and overcome all obstacles. During medical school, her choice to study Neurology came from losing her beloved Read More

Dr. Paul Kovatis Named NJ Top Doc For Another Year

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Dr. Paul Kovatis Named NJ Top Doc For Another Year Dr. Paul Kovatis is known throughout the tri-state area for his expertise with complex lower-extremity fractures. Since completing a fellowship in leg, foot and ankle orthopedic surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, he has been providing patients with high-quality care for more than two decades. Dr. Kovatis performs surgeries on patients referred by other physicians and trauma centers. His dedication to his craft has led to many accolades, attesting to his immense talent. Dr. Kovatis has peer reviewed national and international publications. He also remains a passionate patient advocate – Dr. Kovatis often counsels new patients on the risks, benefits, realistic expectations, and potential pitfalls of new but often unproven technologies. Moreover in this era of social media he routinely counsels preoperative patients regarding realistic expectations and limits of all surgeries pertinent to his subspecialty whose catchment area extends from the Jersey shore to Pennsylvania and the NY Metro region. Outside the office, Dr. Kovatis has treated and counseled wounded warriors and is a member of numerous organizations dedicated to helping military personnel. Dr. Kovatis also treats athletes of all levels from professional to the proverbial Read More

Matthew R. Kaufman, M.D. has been Approved as a NJ Top Doc for 2017!

Matthew R. Kaufman, M.D. has been Approved as a  NJ Top Doc for 2017! Scotch Plains, NJ – September 16, 2017   NJ Top Docs is proud to announce that Dr. Matthew R. Kaufman, M.D. of The Plastic Surgery Center has been reviewed and approved again as a NJ Top Doctor for 2017. Dr. Kaufman is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Matthew R. Kaufman is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in addition to being a member of The Rhinoplasty Society.   Dr. Kaufman is co-director of the Center for Treatment of Paralysis and Reconstructive Nerve Surgery at Jersey Shore University Medical Center and he is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the David Geffen UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Kaufman has been featured in the Cosmetic Surgery Times for his tissue engineering research and has been a medical consultant for “Untold Stories of the ER”. A few additional media appearances he has made include: PBS (NJTV), WCTC (The Voice of Central New Jersey), SIRIUS Doctor Radio, Good Morning America, The Oprah Read More

NJ Top Docs Reviews and Approves William Ziegler, DO, FACOG as a Top Doctor again for 2017

NJ Top Docs Reviews and Approves William Ziegler, DO, FACOG as a Top Doctor again for 2017 Scotch Plains, NJ – September 14, 2017 William F. Ziegler, DO, FACOG, the Medical Director of the Reproductive Science Center of New Jersey has been named a 2017 Top Doctor by NJ Top Docs. Dr. William Ziegler is a board certified specialist in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.   Dr. Ziegler is fully dedicated to providing his patients with the highest quality medical treatment in a caring and compassionate environment. He is affiliated with Monmouth Medical Center, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Riverview Medical Center, Community Medical Center, Ocean Medical Center, Centrastate Health System, and Capital Health.   Dr. Ziegler even started the first egg donor program based in Monmouth and Ocean counties, offering  some of the highest success rates in the state of New Jersey. A few of his other accomplishments include receiving the Patients Choice Award every year since 2010, winning the Zenith Award, and receiving the Compassionate Doctor Award for three consecutive years. Below is a list of services that Dr. Ziegler and the Reproductive Science Center of New Jersey have to offer:        Comprehensive infertility evaluation and treatment        Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents Paul Kovatis, MD

NJ Top Docs Presents Paul Kovatis, MD Scotch Plains, New Jersey – September 5, 2017 Through his accomplishments, patient satisfaction scores, reputation, and clinical results, NJ Top Doc, Paul Kovatis, MD, continues to gain local and national notoriety. Dr. Kovatis is a Hospital for Special Surgery Fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon and is the Chair of the Leg, Ankle, and Foot Section of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center.   Serving as an Alumni Lecturer at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York, he instructs the orthopedic residents and fellows at various labs and teaching venues.   During his tenure at HSS, Dr. Kovatis assisted numerous medical teams, which treated both local and national professional athletes. Dr. Kovatis continues to treat both retired and active athletes, in addition to the proverbial weekend warrior. It is worth noting that the New York Mets invited him to throw out their ceremonial “First Pitch” (a perfect strike!) as a thank you for his service.   As a result of his work with professional sports figures, he has become a philanthropist with the Carlos Beltran Baseball School in the town of Florida in Puerto Rico, where he attends annual Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents Dr. Daniel Reizis of Advanced Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation!

NJ Top Docs Presents Dr. Daniel Reizis of Advanced Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation! Scotch Plains – August 15, 2017 Daniel Reizis, PT, DPT, NASM-CPT, founder of Advanced Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation has been reviewed and approved a NJ Top Doc for 2017! Dr. Daniel Reizis is a Licensed Physical Therapist and a National Academy of Sports Medicine Personal Trainer.   He received his training from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT, where he was trained by some of the country’s most renowned Physical Therapists. Upon graduating, Dr. Reizis gained experience through practicing in both outpatient and inpatient acute-care settings, allowing him to experience treating patients from the simplest to the most intricate of disorders/impairments.   In March 2011, Dr. Reizis decided to bring his experience and knowledge to his own private practice – Advanced Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Since then, they have rapidly grown throughout the central New Jersey area.   Advanced PMR provides the finest in health care, serving all residents of Monmouth, Middlesex & Ocean County, New Jersey. The practice now has offices in Lake Como/Belmar, Red Bank, and Manalapan, Edison, Brick, Morganville & has plans of expanding in the near future to Freehold, Hamilton, Cherry Hill & Brooklyn, Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents, John Vitolo, MD!

NJ Top Docs Presents Reviewed & Approved 2017 Featured Healthcare Provider, John Vitolo, MD! Scotch Plains – August 15, 2017 John Vitolo, MD, a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon with a subspecialty in Sports Medicine, has been reviewed and approved as a NJ Top Doc again for 2017. Dr. Vitolo is part of Advocare Orthopedic And Sports Medicine Center and he is affiliated with Morristown Memorial Hospital, the Surgery Center of Northwest Jersey, and Emmaus Surgery Center.   Dr. Vitolo understands the importance of building relationships with his patients and their families, as well as all referring physicians. This helps him to treat all sports injuries ranging from football, soccer, baseball, softball, basketball, lacrosse, hockey, and field hockey. Dr. Vitolo also specializes in treating, workplace injuries, knee conditions or injuries, shoulder conditions or injuries, Achilles tendon injuries, fractures or trauma, and arthritis.   Specifically Dr. Vitolo can help you with: ACL Repair Meniscal Tears/Repairs Collateral Ligament Sprains Patellofemoral Pain (Chondromalacia of Patella & Plica) Shoulder Impingement/Bursitis Rotator Cuff Tears Labral Tears/Labrum Injuries Biceps Tendon Tear   John Vitolo, MD is a professional member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the New Jersey Orthopedic Society. Read More