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Miralax Preparation Instructions for Colonoscopy
Follow these Miralax preparation instructions to ensure a successful exam.
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Dr. Andrew Gumbs, Summit Medical Group,  performs surgery with ViKY device
News 12 NJ interview with Summit Medical Group surgeon, Dr. Andrew Gumbs, recently performed surgery at Overlook Hospital with the aid of ViKY, a motorized surgical assistant. http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/article/SMG-Surgeon-Uses-New-Laparoscopic-Device/
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Trigger Finger Surgery
Trigger finger surgery is a very safe same-day procedure to relieve trigger finger – a common and painful condition that causes fingers to snap and get stuck in the palm. Dr. Evan Fischer, SMG expert in trigger finger surgery, discusses this simple procedure.
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Do Fathers Experience Postpartum Depression?
New dads don’t get depressed, right? Wrong. Post-partum depression CAN affect new fathers. Learn more with Dr. David Levine, SMG Pediatrician and (now) happy new dad!
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News and Happenings: Understanding EOBs - Summit Medical Group
Most of us have received an Explanation of Benefits (EOB) or a Medicare Summary Notice (MSN) in the mail. But what are these documents and how do you read and understand them? Learn more in this installment of Summit Medical Group's Billing & Insurance videos.
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Medical Monday: Ear Cleaning - Summit Medical Group
Learn the do 's and don'ts of cleaning your ears from Summit Medical Group ear specialist, Dr. Jed Kwartler.
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Medical Monday: Spider & Varicose Veins - Summit Medical Group
http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/ Shorts, skirts, bathing suits - summer fashions show lots of leg. But if unsightly and uncomfortable veins prevent you from enjoying summer fashion and activities, Dr. Richard Nitzberg, our expert, board-certified vascular surgeon at the Summit Medical Group Vein Center, offers both surgical and nonsurgical techniques to effectively treat spider veins and varicose veins. Tune in for a lesson on lovelier legs!
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Ultherapy: The First-ever, FDA-approved, Noninvasive, Skin-lifting Procedure
Learn more about a noninvasive and effective ultrasound treatment for lifting, tightening, and toning skin on the neck, chin, and brow! Find out how Ultherapy, the novel, safe, and FDA-approved treatment, uses sound waves to gradually strengthen and tone the skin from deep within the skin's layers. The lecture will also discuss how Botox and facial fillers can be combined with #Ultherapy or used alone to help you turn back the hands of time on your face and neck with no downtime!
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Medical Monday: Special Report on the Challenge of Obesity - Summit Medical Group
In this special report on the challenge of obesity, meet Kara Richardson Whitely, author, blogger, and plus-sized adventurer. Hear from Kara's physician, Dr. Jacqueline Meyer, on the obesity epidemic and learn about the important role of physical activity in achieving and maintaining a health weight.
Virtual Tour: Summit Medical Group
Summit Medical Group is New Jersey's largest privately owned multispecialty physician group. Providing coordinated, convenient, high-quality healthcare in more that 70 medical specialties and services, Summit Medical Group can help you live well and stay well. For more information, visit www.summitmedicalgroup.com.
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Medical Monday: Kids and Insect Bites/Stings - Summit Medical Group
Insect bites or stings mostly cause discomfort, but may lead to a serious allergic reaction. Learn the most effective way to treat insect bites or stings with Dr. Geraldine Summa, Summit Medical Group certified pediatrician, and don't let bugs take a bite out of your child's outdoor fun. http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/doctor/gsumma/
Medical Monday: Botox and Fillers - Summit Medical Group
Are you a candidate for Botox or dermal fillers? Reza Momeni, MD, FACS and Peter Hyans, MD, FACS discuss these non-surgical, non-invasive procedures which tighten and lift sagging skin to help restore your youthful appearance. Reza Momeni, MD, FACS http://www.plasticsurgerysmg.com/about-our-practice/dr-reza-momeni Peter Hyans, MD, FACS http://www.plasticsurgerysmg.com/about-our-practice/dr-peter-hyans http://www.plasticsurgerysmg.com/
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How2 Start An Exercise Program
Exercise plays an important role in diabetes management. It can help you control your blood glucose levels and maintain a healthy weight. But which exercises are safe and effective for diabetics? SMG’s Roger Warn offers insight on how to add physical activity into your daily routine.
Inside Business with Fred Thompson - 3 year old receives cochlear implants.
Summit Medical Group physicians Jed A. Kwartler, MD and Reza Momeni, MD, are interviewed along with the family of Sean Hansberry, a 3 year old boy who received cochlear implants.
What is insomnia? Can you “make up” for lost sleep?
Get the answers to some myths about insomnia and its effects on health, from James Korman, PsyD, ACT, Director of SMG’s Behavioral Health and Cognitive Therapy Center.
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Medical Monday: Bariatric Surgery - Summit Medical Group
Does being overweight or obese have a negative affect on your life? Robert Bell, MD, Summit Medical Group board-certified bariatric surgeon and founder/director of the Yale - New Haven Hospital Bariatric Surgery Program, discusses how weight loss surgery can help you improve your health.
Patient Profiles: The Hansberry Family - Summit Medical Group
When little Sean Hansberry needed need bilateral cochlear implants to help him hear, his parents turned to ear specialist, Jed Kwartler, M.D., and the Ear Specialty Center at Summit Medical Group.
Medical Monday: CT Angiography-Summit Medical Group
Computed tomography (CT) angiography is a noninvasive heart imaging test. It can determine whether fatty deposits or calcium deposits have built up in coronary arteries that supply blood to the heart. Dr. Daniel Schwartz discusses CT angiography for those with a family history of cardiac events, diabetes, or high blood pressure or people who smoke or have high cholesterol.
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Virtual Tour of Summit Medical Group – Livingston
Our new 50,000 square-foot facility is located at 75 East Northfield Road and includes more than 20 medical specialties and services, including comprehensive diagnostic imaging services and an urgent care all in one convenient location.
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Facial Peels
A glycolic peel is a safe treatment for everyone that uses a solution of glycolic acid that's applied to the skin to exfoliate and rejuvenate. Almost any skin type can get a glycolic peel, it is used for treating acne, wrinkles and sun damage. If you want clearer, softer, and overall more youthful looking skin, find out more about the glycolic peel with Summit Medical Group's Aesthetician, Melissa Galloway.
Summit Medical Group - Live well Stay well
New Jersey's largest multi-speciality medical practice,shares its award-winning customer service environment. Berkeley Heights, NJ, summitmedicalgroup.com
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Can Urgent Care Take Care of Most Emergencies?
You need immediate care for a health emergency, but do you really need to go to an emergency room? Summit Medical Group's Dr. Corey Smith dispels some common myths about health emergencies and discusses why Urgent Care can be a better choice for treatment.
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The Treatment of ACL Tears
70% of athletes that present with a swollen knee have a torn ACL. Learn about Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injuries, treatment and prevention.
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Can Smart Phone or Tablet Overuse Harm Your Health?
Summit Medical Group physicians, Alison Kole and Hamed Lari explain how our tech habits effect how we see and how we sleep in this new “Mythbusting” video series!
EXPO: 2010 "Go Red Day" for Heart Disease and Stroke Awareness - Summit Medical Group
On February 10, 2010 Summit Medical Group hosted a Heart Disease and Stroke Awareness Expo at their Berkeley Heights, NJ campus. Patients and community members were able to visit with our team of experts to learn more about the No. 1 and No. 3 killers of females -- cardiovascular disease and stroke. Find out what you can do to raise awareness of these diseases and help protect the one's you love.
News and Happenings: Wide-Bore MRI - Summit Medical Group
Summit Medical Group's premium wide-bore MRI sets a new standard in patient comfort and diagnostic technology. Learn more about this latest addition to our Imaging Department's MRI suite.
Medical Monday: Swimmer's Ear - Summit Medical Group
Swimming is a fun way to enjoy the summer but can lead to an infection of the ear canal c--swimmer's ear. Summit Medical Group's Dr. Jed Kwartler, ear specialist, explains how to prevent and treat this uncomfortable, but common ear condition.
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Community Lecture: Understanding Stress and Anxiety in Children, Teens & Young Adults - SMGNJ
Learn the unique signs and symptoms of anxiety and stress in children, teens and young adults. Discover how to reduce stress and anxiety during the many times of transition in these individuals lives. Become educated on what parents can do to help their children, when professional help should be sought and what effective treatments are available. For a preview of their presentation, please click here: http://youtu.be/EEOD-xXQRPU
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Amy Robach: A Public and Private Journey with Breast Cancer
GMA News Anchor Amy Robach reflects on her breast cancer diagnosis and discusses her experience with the disease.
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Managing Type2 Diabetes: “How2” Read A Nutrition Label
Controlling your Type2 diabetes is easier when you know how to read a nutrition label. Summit Medical Group Certified Diabetic Educator, Roger Warn, MD, RDE, CDE explains how to read a food label and use its information to live well and stay well!
Medical Monday: Vascular Screening - Summit Medical Group
With a 10-minute Vascular Screening that uses ultrasound technology, you can help prevent strokes, ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms, and peripheral arterial disease. Dr. Richard Nitzberg, discusses this painless procedure and highly effective procedure that can help identify and treat potentially debilitating vascular conditions and protect your health.
Weight Loss Over The Age Of 40: Your Changing Hormones
Learn how your age, menopause and hormones can affect weight loss. Find out about strategies that can help you maintain a healthy weight.
Are Generic Medications  as Effective as Brand Medications?
Generic drugs may save you money, but are they really the same as brand medications? It’s a question many people ask, especially when they have to be on long-term medication for chronic conditions. Learn more about the safety and efficiency of generic drugs from medication specialist Laura Balsamini, Director of Pharmacy Services at Summit Medical Group.
Summit Health Management – Physician Practice Management Services
Ongoing legislative and health care industry changes have made it very difficult for physicians to manage and grow their practice. That’s where Summit Health Management comes in. SHM partners with you to deliver high quality, cost effective care to your patients. Learn more about our services and our leadership team: http://www.summithealthmanagement.com/
Lecture Preview: Understanding Stress and Anxiety in Children, Teens and Young Adults -
This short video provides an overview of a community education lecture, Understanding Stress and Anxiety in Children, Teens and Young Adults on July 27, 2011. For the complete lecture presentation please click here: http://youtu.be/wdZ2zHRDSG8
When Breathing is a Struggle
Summit Medical Group physician, Jessie S. Wilt, MD, explains how the Cardiopulmonary Center’s Breathe Easy Program can help find the cause of your breathing problem.
Medical Monday: Rotator Cuff Injury - Summit Medical Group
Rotator cuff tears are one of the most common shoulder injuries for participants in baseball, bowling, cricket, swimming, tennis, and kayaking, or other activities that may overuse the shoulder. The rotator cuff is the group of muscles and tendons that stabilize the shoulder. When torn, symptoms can range from a acute pain to gradual weakness and decreased shoulder motion. Summit Medical Group orthopedics surgeon, Matthew Garberina, M.D., discusses treatment and prevention of rotator cuff tears.
Improving Self Esteem in Children and Teens
The way children think about their experiences influences how they feel about themselves and the way they cope with challenges in life. Learn effective strategies to help build your child's self esteem and help prevent childhood/teen depression and anxiety.
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Our State-of-the-Art Infusion Pharmacy
Learn about Summit Medical Group MD Anderson Cancer Center’s new state-of-the-art infusion compounding room at our Morristown Center. It’s one of the first infusion sites in New Jersey to meet USP 800 standards.
The Advantages of a Team-based Approach to Healthcare
Dr. Robert W. Brenner talks about how Summit Medical Group’s team-based approach has helped to control costs and improve the quality of patient care.
Medical Monday: Auricular Acupuncture - Summit Medical Group
Auricular Acupuncture uses the ear to treat conditions that are present anywhere in the body. Risa Silverstein, Summit Medical Group Licensed Acupuncturist, explains how auricular acupuncture can relieve pain in the joints and muscles, stimulate the organs and the brain, and provide many other therapeutic effects.
Medical Monday: Seasonal Affective Disorder - Summit Medical Group
Seasonal affective disorder, or SAD, is a type of depression occurring at the same time of year. Symptoms can start in the fall and last throughout the winter. Find out what to do about these "winter blues" with James Korman, Clinical Psychologist, Certified Cognitive Therapist and director of the Behavioral Health and Cognitive Therapy Center at Summit Medical Group.
Mannequin Challenge
SMG's Berkeley Heights Urgent Care Center had mastered the #MannequinChallenge
Virtual Tour of Summit Medical Group - Florham Park
Located near the Jets training center, our new medical center includes more than 20 medical specialties and services, including comprehensive diagnostic imaging services and an urgent care all in one convenient location.
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Radiation Oncology Tour
Check out our brand-new Radiation Oncology Department in Berkeley Heights. This new facility offers state-of-the-art technology and a team of highly dedicated and skilled physicians and staff. The Summit Medical Group MD Anderson team is eager to begin providing patients with access to the most advanced cancer treatments, furthering our commitment to delivering world-class cancer care.
Medical Monday: ACL Tears and Repairs - Summit Medical Group
Eric Mirsky, M.D., board certified orthopedic surgeon discusses ACL tears and repairs. The anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, is one of four major knee ligaments. The ACL is critical to knee stability, and if injured, can cause swelling, pain, and instabilty. Find out more about the causes and treatments for this common sports injury.
Back Pain in Athletes
Back pain is not restricted to one cause. Dr. Rajesh Rao discusses the most common causes of back pain and the things you can do to help prevent it.
The Effects of Stress On Your Mind and Body
Marianna Shimelfarb, MD, Integrative Family Medicine Practitioner at Summit Medical Group sits down with Joanna Gagis to talk about the connection between our mental and physical health and the importance of managing stress to prevent it from damaging our overall physical health.
Is All Organic Food Equal?
When it comes to food and nutrition, what does “organic” mean? SMG goes “down on the farm” with Daria Klachko, MD, SMG gynecologist and organic farmer, to find out if all organic food is equal.
Everything that you’ve ever wanted to know about arrhythmias
Steve Adubato goes "One-on-One" with SMG’s Jonathan Steinberg, MD. They will discuss cardiac arrhythmias: symptoms, treatments, and the importance of seeking medical attention when experiencing symptoms.