New Jersey Measles Outbreak: What You Need to Know

Posted by CarePoint Health on Feb 10, 2015 5:30:00 PM

The measles are now in New Jersey, with one reported case in Jersey City. 

We asked Doctor Jose Texidor, MD, a CarePoint Health Medical Group pediatrician in Hoboken, about what it all means and how you can protect your family.

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Topics: Ask A Doctor, Children's Health

Ask a Doctor: Ankle Sprain

Posted by CarePoint Health on May 6, 2014 8:00:00 AM

Welcome to Ask a Doctor!

Every week we’ll be asking our CarePoint Health doctors some questions that we’d all like to know the answers to. Let's introduce Doctor Thomas Azzolini! Dr. Azzolini is chief of podiatry at Hoboken University Medical Center. With spring here and summer around the corner we're sure you are doing more exercise. This week, we are asking him questions about ankle sprains to keep those feet moving!

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Topics: CarePoint Health, Ask A Doctor

Ask a Doctor: Surgical Options for Obesity

Posted by CarePoint Health on Apr 30, 2014 8:00:00 AM

Welcome to Ask a Doctor!

Every week we’ll be asking our CarePoint Health doctors some questions that we’d all like to know the answers to. This week Doctor Jordan M. Garrison Jr. MD FACS, FASMBS shares his expertise on bariatric surgery. He joined us last year to be CarePoint's very own Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery at the Christ Hospital, Hoboken University Medical Center, and Bayonne Medical Center. We've also just launched a special section on our website for the Center for Bariatric Surgery. Click through to read more!

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Topics: Bariatrics, Nutrition, Health, Ask A Doctor

Ask a Doctor: Women and Contraception

Posted by CarePoint Health on Apr 2, 2014 8:00:00 AM

Welcome to Ask a Doctor!

Every week we'll be asking our CarePoint Health doctors some questions that we'd all like to know the answers to. This week we have Sabrina Nilufar MD. She's one of our OBGYN specialists in Jersey City with a focus on integrated women's health.

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Topics: Women's health, Ask A Doctor

Ask a Doctor: Pain Medications

Posted by CarePoint Health on May 14, 2013 8:30:00 AM

Welcome to Ask a Doctor!

Every week we’ll be asking our CarePoint Health doctors some questions that we’d all like to know the answers to. This week, Doctor John Rimmer DO visits us again. He’s one of our doctors in Hoboken at Hoboken University Medical Center with a focus on Emergency and Internal Medicine. He currently works in the E.R.

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Topics: Ask A Doctor