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The Jersey Shore Difference

Jersey Shore University Medical Center is a teaching hospital – advancing research, teaching the next generation of physicians, providing innovative care, and serving the community.

If you are new to the area, consider a primary care physician affiliated with Jersey Shore for experience in prevention and wellness, managing your health, and for the reassurance of a Network of leading specialists.

You should also familiarize yourself with emergency care should you or a family member needs it. With dedicated areas for adults and children, Jersey Shore provides skilled care for serious conditions in the Stroke Rescue Center and the Chest Pain Center. In addition, the Jersey Shore Regional Trauma Center is the only designated facility in Monmouth and Ocean counties with a team of experienced surgeons now treating more than 1,200 trauma cases annually.

If you are considering expanding your family, our obstetrician/gynecologists are your trusted partners for a lifetime. Together with our colleagues at K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital and the leading neonatal intensive care unit, we offer quality services for you and your children.

Driven by the philosophy, it's not just the ability to do a single thing well, but the unique ability to do everything better, Jersey Shore is at the heart of Meridian Health's comprehensive range of cardiovascular services. It is the hospital designated to perform cardiac surgery with a team of leading cardiac surgeons, the only hospital performing the most complex implantable device options and electrophysiology procedures in the Heart Rhythm Center, and one of the largest interventional stent/angioplasty programs in the tri-state area.

Finding the right doctor is important

Choosing a physician is one of the most important decisions you make for yourself and your family.Whether for a routine checkup or highly specialized medical care, you can trust our free physician referral service to help you find the right doctor for your health care needs. One call to the referral line anytime, day or night, and you will have access to our expert primary and specialty physicians.

Click here to access our Physician Directory or call our Physician Referral Line 24/7 at 1-800-560-9990.