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  1. Shore Physicians Group Opens Internal & Pediatric Medicine Practice in Marmora, NJ

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    Expanding their ability to Treat Cape May County Well, Shore Physicians Group (SPG) has opened a new internal and pediatric medicine practice in Marmora, NJ, led by board certified internist Ulices Perez, MD, FACP, ABIM, and board certified pediatrician Aixell Mercedes, MD, FAAP, ABP. The bilingual office is located in the ShopRite Shopping Center, 4 Roosevelt Blvd. in Marmora, and will service Upper Township and Cape May County, NJ.

    “As Shore Physicians Group continues to grow, we are excited to bring our brand of exceptional, patient-centered care to the people in Marmora and Upper Township,” said SPG Chief Administrative Officer Mark Stephens. “Drs. Mercedes and Perez are exceptional, compassionate practitioners who are ready to treat every member of your family with the best in personalized care in a warm and comfortable setting.”

    Dr. Perez is board certified in internal medicine and a member of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Perez, who comes to Shore Physicians Group from Dodge City Medical Center in Dodge City, KS, completed his residency in internal medicine at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in Bronx, NY.

    Dr. Mercedes is board certified in pediatrics and comes to Shore Physician Group from Dodge City Medical Center in Dodge City, KS. Dr. Mercedes completed her residency in pediatric medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine – Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, NJ.

    Dr. Perez and Dr. Mercedes are accepting same-day appointments. Their contact information and hours of service are as follows

    Tel: 609-814-9550

    Fax: 609-814-9544

    Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 5 pm

    Dr. Perez also sees patients at SPG’s new Margate, NJ, office, which is located at 9710 Ventnor Avenue. Dr. Mercedes will continue seeing patients along with family practitioner Dr. Marlene Rodriguez at SPG’s bilingual Egg Harbor Township, NJ, office, which is located in the Harbor Village Square Shopping Plaza at 501 Zion Road, Suite 1718, on the corner of Zion Road and Ocean Heights Avenue.

    Shore Physicians Group has additional offices in Somers Point, NJ, and Northfield, NJ, with providers specializing in internal, family, pulmonary and critical care medicine, pediatrics, neurology, rheumatology and general, laparoscopic, plastic and reconstructive surgery.

    Shore Physicians Group is welcoming new patients and offers same-day, primary care appointments. For information or to make an appointment, call 609-365-6262.

  2. Shore Physicians Group Celebrates Opening of Family and Internal Medicine Practice in Margate, NJ

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    Shore Physicians Group’s (SPG) leadership, practitioners and staff joined with Shore Medical Center executives and members of the community on February 12, 2014, to celebrate the opening of SPG’s newest facility, a combined family and internal medicine office located at 9710 Ventnor Avenue in Margate. The office was formerly Dr. Dennis Piccone’s Margate Diagnostic & Family Practice.

    “Shore Physicians Group is happy to ensure that there is a high quality resource for primary care in Margate to service the Downbeach communities,” said SPG Chief Administrative Officer Mark Stephens. “As SPG continues to grow, we are committed to creating comfortable healing environments that embody our philosophy of Treating People Well.”

    Those on hand at the celebration included Longport Mayor Nick Russo, Shore Medical Center Chief Financial Officer David Hughes, Shore Medical Center Foundation Board Chairman James Fraser and Vice Chairman Patti Lees and Shore Foundation Executive Director Pauline McDaniels.

    In practice at the new Margate office will be board certified internal medicine specialists Dr. Jon Pomeroy and Dr. Ulices Perez and board certified family practitioner Dr. Seblewongel Bulcha.

    Dr. Pomeroy, who grew up spending summers on the beaches in Margate and Ventnor, NJ, is board certified in internal medicine and a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu, HI, and also specializes in sports medicine.

    Dr. Perez is a bilingual internal medicine specialist skilled in treating the diverse needs of patients of different ethnic backgrounds. He is board certified in internal medicine and a member of the American College of Physicians.

    Dr. Bulcha completed her residency at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York, NY, and is board certified in family medicine. A diplomat of the American Academy of Family Practitioners, she sees patients of all ages (including children) while also specializing in Women’s Health issues.

    Staying on at the Margate office, which is conveniently located just over the Longport Bridge and easily accessible from the Downbeach communities of Ventnor, Margate and Longport, will be board certified nurse practitioner Jill Rogers, MSN, APN and several members of Dr. Piccone’s former staff.

    Shore Physicians Group has additional offices in Egg Harbor Township, Somers Point, Northfield and Marmora, NJ, with providers specializing in internal, family, pulmonary and critical care medicine, pediatrics, neurology, rheumatology and general, laparoscopic, plastic and reconstructive surgery.

    The Margate office will be open Monday to Friday from 8 am to 5 pm daily. To make an appointment, please call 609-822-4800.

    Shore Physicians Group is welcoming new patients and offers same-day, primary care appointments. For information or to make an appointment, call 609-365-6262.

  3. Shore Physicians Group Opens Internal & Family Medicine Practice in Margate

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    A trio of Shore Physician Group (SPG) internal and family medicine specialists are now Treating Downbeach Well. Drs. Seblewongel Bulcha, Ulices Perez and Jon Pomeroy have assumed the Margate, NJ, practice of Dr. Dennis Piccone, which is located at 9710 Ventnor Avenue in Margate, NJ.

    Drs. Bulcha, Perez and Pomeroy are joined by Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner Jill Rogers, who has been with the Margate practice since 2012. She continues the practice’s Testosterone Replacement and Medically Supervised Weight Loss programs. They are supported by the longtime office nurses and staff Dr. Piccone’s patients know and trust.

    Dr. Bulcha is Board Certified in Family Medicine. While she specializes in Women’s Health issues, Dr. Bulcha sees patients of all ages – including children – and is a diplomat of the AmericanAcademy of Family Pracitioners.

    Dr. Perez is a bilingual Internal Medicine specialist skilled in treating the diverse needs of patients of different ethnic backgrounds. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and a member of the AmericanCollege of Physicians.

    Dr. Pomeroy, who grew up spending summers on the beaches of Margate and Ventnor, NJ, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu, HI.

    The Margate office will be open Monday to Friday from 8 am to 5 pm daily. To make an appointment, please call 609-822-4800.

  4. Shore Physicians Group Welcomes Internal Medicine Specialist Jon K. Pomeroy, D.O.

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    (SOMERS POINT, NJ – September 5, 2013) – Expanding its ability to treat South Jersey residents well, Shore Physicians Group (SPG) announced that internal medicine specialist Jon K. Pomeroy, D.O., has joined its 401 Bethel Road office in Somers Point, NJ.

    “I am pleased to welcome Dr. Pomeroy to Shore Physician Group’s exceptional roster of internists,” said SPG Chief Administrative Officer Mark Stephens. “As baby boomers age, the members of our community can trust that SPG will provide for all of their general healthcare needs with the personal attention they deserve.”

    Dr. Pomeroy received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, and is also a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. While completing his residency at the University of Hawaii, Dr. Pomeroy trained at Queen’s Medical Center, Straub Hospital, Leahi Hospital  HIV Research Center, Kuakini Medical Center, Veteran Affairs Clinic at Tripler Army Medical Center and Waikiki Health Center.

    SPG’s internists concentrate on adult medicine, having studied and trained with a focus on the prevention and treatment of adult diseases. They are highly skilled and specially prepared to deal with whatever medical problems patients face, from the simplest to most complex medical issues. They are experts in solving diagnostic problems, as well as treating severe chronic illnesses and situations where several complex illnesses may strike simultaneously.

    Among the conditions SPG internists are trained to diagnose and treat are:

    • Antibiotic Resistance
    • COPD
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Fatigue
    • Headaches
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Sleep Apnea

    Dr. Pomeroy’s contact information and hours of service are as follows:

    Tel: 609-365-6200

    Fax: 609-365-6201

    Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8 am to 8 pm; Tuesday, 8 am to 6 pm; Friday, 8 am to 3 pm

    Shore Physicians Group has offices in Egg Harbor Township, Somers Point, Northfield and Ocean City, NJ, with providers specializing in internal, family, pediatric, pulmonary and critical care medicine and general, laparoscopic, plastic and reconstructive surgery.

    For more information about Shore Physicians Group, visit ShorePhysiciansGroup.com.

  5. Shore Physicians Group Opens Internal and Pediatric Medicine Practice in Ocean City, NJ

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    Internist Dr. Ulices A. Perez-Feliz and Pediatrician Dr. Aixell J. Mercedes Take Over Practice from Retiring Dr. Frederick Heggan

    (SOMERS POINT, NJ – July 26, 2013) – Continuing its mission of Treating People Well, Shore Physicians Group (SPG) is proud to announce that the husband and wife team of internist Ulices A. Perez-Feliz, M.D., F.A.C.P., A.B.I.M., and pediatrician Aixell J. Mercedes, M.D., F.A.A.P., A.B.P., will be taking over the Ocean City family medicine practice of retiring Dr. Frederick Heggan.

    Drs. Perez and Mercedes will continue to work out of Dr. Heggan’s office, which is located at 3320 Simpson Avenue in Ocean City.

    “Since its creation in 2012, Shore Physicians Group has proudly cared for families throughout AtlanticCounty, and we look forward to providing the same exceptional, people-centric care to the residents of OceanCity and Cape MayCounty,” said SPG Chief Administrative Officer Mark Stephens. “Dr. Perez and Dr. Mercedes share our passion for providing expert care with a humanistic touch. We are pleased to welcome these two highly-skilled practitioners to the SPG family.”

    “Since I first came to the area while completing my residency in pediatrics, I’ve looked forward to a time when I could call the South Jersey shore my home,” said Dr. Mercedes. “I’m thrilled that my family is putting down roots in a community that I have grown to love, and we are excited to have the opportunity to care for local families as Ulices and I raise our own family.”

    Dr. Perez received his Doctor of Medicine from Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo in Santo Domingo, Domincan Republic. He completed his internal medicine residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center in Bronx, NY. Board Certified in internal medicine, he comes to SPG from Dodge City Medical Center in Dodge City, KS.

    Dr. Mercedes received her Doctor of Medicine from the Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo in Santo Domingo. She completed her residency in pediatric medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine – Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, NJ. Board Certified in pediatrics, Dr. Mercedes also joins SPG from Dodge City Medical Center in Dodge City.

    Married seven years, Dr. Perez and Dr. Mercedes have three daughters and a son.

    Dr. Perez and Dr. Mercedes, who are bilingual, are accepting same-day appointments. Their contact information and hours of service are as follows:

    Tel: 609-814-9550

    Fax: 609-814-9544

    Office Hours:

    Internal Medicine – Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm (now seeing patients)

    Pediatrics – Monday to Friday, 8 am to 3 pm (beginning Thursday, August 1, 2013)

    Shore Physicians Group has offices in EggHarborTownship, Somers Point, Northfield and Ocean City, NJ, with providers specializing in internal, family, pediatric, pulmonary and critical care medicine, gynecology and general, laparoscopic, plastic and reconstructive surgery.

    For more information about Shore Physicians Group, visit ShorePhysiciansGroup.com.

  6. Shore Physicians Group Opens Internal and Family Medicine Practice at 401 Bethel Road in Somers Point

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    (SOMERS POINT, NJ – March 11, 2013) – Shore Physician Group (SPG) adds a new location to its practice today with the opening of a new family and general medicine office at 401 Bethel Road in Somers Point, NJ, conveniently located next to the Somers Point Shopping Center.

    Family medicine specialists Dr. Angelo Sparagna III and Family Nurse Practitioner Ann MacMurray, MSN, NP-C, CCRN, and their staff will practice at the new, 7,000-square-foot facility. They will be joined in April by Shore Physician Group internists Dr. William Hooper and Dr. Sara Gualtieri.

    The new office, which will have a patient navigator on the premises, will feature 12 spacious exam rooms, the most advanced technology, a conference center for education and training classes, ample onsite parking and advanced Electronic Medical Records (EMR). With an aesthetically pleasing design and modern, comfortable layout, it will create a healing environment ideally suited to fulfilling SPG’s mission of treating people well.

    “As Shore Physicians Group continues to grow, it is important to constantly evaluate how and where we provide care to the community,” said SPG Chief Administrative Officer Mark Stephens. “With this new office, SPG can continue to provide excellent, patient-centered care in a convenient location.”

    Dr. Sparagna’s contact information and hours of service are as follows:

    Tel: 609-365-6200

    Fax: 609-365-6201

    Office Hours: Monday, 8 am to 7 pm; Tuesday, 8 am to 6 pm; Wednesday, 8 am to 4 pm; Thursday, 9 am to 7 pm; Friday, 9 am to 2 pm

    Shore Physicians Group has offices in Egg Harbor Township, Somers Point, Northfield and Ocean City, NJ, with providers specializing in internal, family and pulmonary medicine, general, laparoscopic, plastic and reconstructive surgery and gynecology.