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

Tus proveedores que hablan español

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

Shore Physicians Group Presents “Be Well Connected: Respiratory Health” – A Free Community Breakfast Event on November 16, 2023

Shore Physicians Group announced today it will host a free breakfast on respiratory health in continuation of its “Be Well Connected” community education series. The breakfast will take place Thursday, Nov. 16, 2023 from 10 am to noon at Linwood Country Club, 500 Shore Road, Linwood, NJ, and will feature presentations by three esteemed local Read More

Concerned About Cholesterol? Your Doctor Can Help!

By Dr. Alex Buford As a primary care doctor with Shore Physicians Group’s Mays Landing office, my overall goal is to help my patients live long, healthy and happy lives. One of the most important ways we can achieve that together is by monitoring and managing your risk factors for heart disease – including your Read More

Family Medicine Physician Dr. Angel Reyes-Diaz Joins Shore Physicians Group’s Northfield Primary Care Practice

Shore Physicians Group welcomes Family Medicine Physician Dr. Angel Reyes-Diaz to its Northfield Primary Care practice at 2605 Shore Road, where he joins Dr. Ulices Perez; Dr. Seblewongel Bulcha; Dr. Marlene Rodriguez; and Dr. Maria Jose Jimenez Cerna. He begins seeing patients August 28. Dr. Reyes-Diaz attended Rutgers University for undergraduate school, where he received Read More

Stung by a Jellyfish? Here’s When to Make a Splash for Urgent Care!

If you live or vacation at the Jersey shore, a dip in the ocean is often a refreshing and fun way to get out of the heat. When jellyfish strike, however, it can really put a damper on a good time. While most jellyfish stings are harmless, some can pack a punch that requires medical Read More

Pickleball Pains: The Hidden Risks and Winning Strategies for Injury Prevention

Welcome, fellow sports enthusiasts and pickleball aficionados! As an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and shoulder surgery, Dr. Dante Marconi of Shore Physicians Group has witnessed the rise of pickleball’s popularity firsthand. He would like to shed some light on a topic that often goes unnoticed: pickleball injuries. While this exciting sport brings joy Read More

Sunburn SOS: Unleashing the Power of Prevention and Healing

Dr. John Kulin of Shore Urgent Care Shares Tips to Safeguard Your Skin from Scorching SunburnsBasking in the warm rays of the sun can be a blissful experience, but without the right protection, it can quickly turn into something quite unpleasant. Sunburn is not only painful but it can also lead to long-term skin damage Read More