NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. John Vitolo of Advocare Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center!

        Dr. John Vitolo has trained at the following prestigious institutions: Brown University Columbia University University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – UMDNJ Rutgers University Medical School University of Massachusetts Medical Center University of Massachusetts Dr. Vitolo is board certified in orthopedic surgery and has an orthopedic surgery subspecialty in Sports Medicine.  He has hospital privileges at Morristown Memorial Hospital, Surgery Center of Northwest Jersey, and Specialty Surgery Center.  Dr. Vitolo also has memberships at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the New Jersey Orthopedic Society. Dr. Vitolo was team physician for the Boston Red Sox from 1990 – 1994.  He was team physician for the New Jersey Cardinals (Single A Baseball League) from 1996 – 2005.  He was also team physician for the Sussex Skyhawks (Canadian-American Baseball League) 2006 – 2009.  From 2008 – present, Dr. Vitolo has been the team physician for Sussex County Community College. Advocare Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center’s team is your top choice for innovative, patient centered orthopedic care. Led by John Vitolo, MD, the center is here to offer you the highest quality orthopedic care. Regardless of your injury or chronic condition, the Read More

NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. Sammy Masri!

NJ Top Doctor- Dr. Sammy Masri –November 27, 2013 Scotch Plains, NJ   Dr. Masri specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of non-surgical sports and other musculoskeletal injuries in both the adult and pediatric population. With the help of top-notch physical therapists and trainers and an on-premise physical therapy center, he seeks to provide his patients with a one-on-one personalized treatment from the time of diagnosis until “return to play”. He understands that each patient’s treatment plan should be tailored to the individual’s lifestyle and capabilities. Dr. Masri has been involved with the northern New Jersey sports scene since attending Paterson Catholic High School, where he was a varsity starter on the baseball team and football teams.Prior to attending medical school at Ross University, he played American Legion baseball and had an opportunity to play for a NJ semi-professional football team. In 2003, he received his Internal Medicine degree at UMDNJ in Newark, NJ.Following his residency, he was accepted into a very competitive fellowship program in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Jersey Shore Medical Center where he was able to learn from one of the founding fathers of this new and growing field of Medicine.He also worked as an assistant Read More

NJ Top Doctor- Daniel E. Fox, M.D., F.A.C.S. – The Center for Orthopedic Care & Sports Medicine

 Scotch Plains – April 2013 “My philosophy towards treating patients is to always try to get them back to the state they were before their injury or ailment.This is exemplified with treating athletes.I never want to tell my patient that there is nothing I can do for them and that they have to live in their compromised condition.I have focused much of my effort and expertise utilizing new cutting edge techniques to treat conditions in which previously there were less effective solutions available.”   Dr. Daniel Fox, NJ Top Doc 2012, is a Board Certified Attending Orthopedic Surgeon at Community Medical Center in Toms River, New Jersey.He is both a Fellow of The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and The American College of Surgeons.He is also a Fellow in The American College of Sports Medicine, The American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, and The Arthroscopy Association of North America. “Over the years I have enjoyed treating high school, college, and professional athletes as well as recreational athletes.I especially get great satisfaction seeing the local high school athletes that I have treated for injuries over the years make it and succeed to the next level whether it be college or professional.I Read More