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Are you an SPG Patient? Now There’s an App for That!

Shore Physicians Group’s app, (athenaPatients), gives SPG patients easy access to their patient portal on their mobile device. The app offers quick and convenient log-in, the ability to view test results and health history, send secure messages to your provider, request prescription refills and the ability to pay/view your bills on line. Starting May 6, Read More

Shore Now Offers TCAR Procedure to Treat Carotid Artery Disease & Prevent Stroke

Shore Medical Center now offers Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR), an FDA-cleared procedure to treat carotid artery disease and prevent stroke, with over 70,000 cases performed worldwide. Clinical trials demonstrate TCAR’s superiority, with a remarkably low periprocedural stroke rate of 1.4% in standard surgical risk, compared to 2.3% for carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and 4.1% for trans-femoral Read More

5 ways to improve your health in 2024

A New Year brings a chance for a new beginning. It’s a time to start something new to improve our bodies, minds and spirits. Dr. Megan Mahon McQuarrie, M.D., C.A.Q.S.M. of Shore Physicians Group’s Ocean City practice who specializes in Family and Sports Medicine offers important advice for getting, and staying, healthy in 2024. Be Read More

It’s Soup Season – Let’s Keep it Healthy!

By Tiffany Rios, RD, CDE, Shore Physicians GroupSoup is a great nutritional choice during the winter months. Studies have shown that after eating soup, people experience increased satiety and reduced hunger. This is because soup has a high concentration of fluid, and when we’re adequately hydrated, our body senses fullness. Many bean-rich soups are high Read More

What Your Eyes and Ears Can Tell Your Doctor

Have you ever wondered exactly what your doctor is looking for when they start peering into your eyes and ears? It’s a routine that often happens at well visits, and according to Dr. Ahmed Nashat, Shore Physicians Group primary care physician at their Somers Point office, it’s one that can tell your doctor quite a Read More

The Vital Role of Physician Assistants in Patient Care

Among the many clinical experts who are working tirelessly to care for patients at Shore Medical Center and Shore Physicians Group are Physician Assistants. To help patients further understand the role of a Physician Assistant, we spoke with Julianne Jackson, PA-C who recently joined Shore Physicians Group and is currently treating patients at the SPG Read More

What You Should Know About RSV

By Ahmed Nashat, MDFall and winter are times when viruses that cause respiratory diseases usually circulate more heavily in the community. The main causes of severe respiratory diseases include Respiratory Syncytial Virus, commonly known as RSV. What is RSV? For most people, RSV causes mild cold-like symptoms such as cough, runny nose, sore throat, headache, Read More

Tips for Effective Blood Pressure Monitoring at Home

By Angel Reyes-Diaz, MD, Shore Physicians GroupIf you’ve been diagnosed with high blood pressure, or hypertension, know that you’re not alone; it’s a common issue affecting nearly half of all American adults. Unmanaged high blood pressure can lead to various health problems, including heart disease, stroke, and kidney damage. As a primary care physician, I’m Read More

Unlocking the Goodness of Winter Squash: A Seasonal Superfood

By Tiffany Rios, RD, CDE, Shore Physicians GroupAs the days grow shorter and the air turns crisp, our tables become adorned with the vibrant hues of winter squash. These hearty vegetables are not just a symbol of the changing seasons; they’re a nutritional powerhouse that brings a burst of flavor and health benefits to your Read More

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Bienvenido/a a Shore Physicians Group. Nuestros expertos proveedores están comprometidos en ofrecer los mejores servicios de atención médica. Ofrecemos una amplia gama de especialidades y servicios de atención primaria, y esperamos atenderlo a usted y a sus seres queridos. Para ver a nuestros proveedores en español, haga clic o toque en el menú desplegable de Read More