Shore Physicians Group Adds Pulmonary Medicine to Its Growing List of Medical Specialties
James J. O’Connor, III, M.D., and Sallustio Del Re, M.D., F.C.C.P., Head Up SPG’s New Pulmonary Practice
Making good on its commitment to expand the scope and quality of the medical services it provides to the community, Shore Physicians Group (SPG) today announced that it will be adding a pulmonary practice to its existing roster of medical specialties. James J. O’Connor, III, M.D., and Sallustio Del Re, M.D., F.C.C.P., will head up the new Shore Physicians Group pulmonary practice, located at 18 West New York Avenue in Somers Point, NJ.
“Shore Physicians Group continues to grow in ways that will provide the broadest range of high quality healthcare services to the people we serve,” said Shore Physicians Group Chief Administrative Officer Mark Stephens. “We are pleased to be able to bring physicians of Dr. O’Connor’s and Dr. Del Re’s training and skill level in the field of pulmonology to Shore Physicians Group and the community.”
Dr. O’Connor comes to SPG from Atlantic Shore Pulmonary and Sleep Associates. A graduate of Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA, Dr. O’Connor did his internship in internal medicine and was the Chief Medical Resident in internal medicine at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. He did his fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. O’Connor has certifications from the American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine Boards, Critical Care Medicine Boards, as well as the American Board of Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Del Re received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Padova School of Medicine in Padova, Italy. He did his internship in internal medicine and was Chief Medical Resident in internal medicine at Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Del Re did his fellowships in pulmonary and critical care medicine at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center – Tufts School of Medicine. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal and Pulmonary Medicine, is Board Eligible, American Board of Internal Medicine in Critical Care and holds an E.C.F.M.G. Certification. Like Dr. O’Connor, Dr. Del Re has held a variety of academic and professional appointments throughout his career.
About Shore Physicians Group
Shore Physicians Group is a multi-specialty medical group created with one goal in mind – “Treating People Well.” Shore Physicians Group is comprised of the area’s most highly skilled, caring and passionate physicians, nurses and clinicians, who provide quality care and the best medical outcomes in the fields of family medicine, internal medicine, general, laparoscopic, plastic and reconstructive surgery and pulmonary medicine. While Shore Physicians Group’s facilities feature the most advanced medical technology, the foundation of the exceptional care offered is humanistic and people centered.