Interviews

Nurse Practitioner Melanie Vernacchia

Dianne speaks with Nurse Practitioner Melanie Vernacchia about geriatric medications and how a geriatric practitioner can help a person age in their home through holistic care as well as information about The James and Sharon Maida Geriatrics Institute.

Dr. Gerardo Chiricolo, MD, FACEP

Lenny from the B98.5 morning show speaks with Dr. Chiricolo is Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine and Core Faculty for the Emergency Medicine Graduate Medical Education Program at Community Medical Center, and Director of Emergency Ultrasound for RWJBarnabas Health Emergency Medicine Health Services.

Dr. Jonathan E. Teitelbaum, MD

Nina chats with Dr. Jonathan Teitelbaum, MD about family & pediatric specialists located at the Anne Vogel Family Care Center.  Dr. Teitelbaum is Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Interim Chair of Pediatrics at The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, a part of children’s health at RWJBarnabas Health. He is a member of  the Combined Medical Group of RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Health.  Lean more about the services located at the Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center.

The expansive new Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center is a critical component in Monmouth Medical Center’s bold outpatient expansion plan aimed at increasing access to critical health services and providing outstanding programs where our community needs it most.

Located adjacent to Boscov’s department store at the Monmouth Mall, the center provides the region with convenient access to comprehensive women’s services, pediatric specialty services, wellness education and nutrition resources, specialty surgical services, a blood drawing station and an Urgent Care Center.

The 82,000-square-foot medical and wellness facility includes both medical and therapy services provided in partnership with Children’s Specialized Hospital.

Dr Roy Dressner, DO

Dianne from 107.1 The Boss interviews Dr. Roy Dressner, DO, colorectal surgeon at Monmouth Medical center and Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery with RWJ.

March is colorectal cancer awareness month. Dianne asks Dr. Dressner what you should know about this type of cancer, screenings, risk factors and more.

Dr. Seth Cohen MD

Lenore from B98.5 interviews Dr. Seth Cohen MD, RWJ Barnabas Health Regional Medical Director, Oncology Medical Research.

Dr. Cohen speaks with Lenore about cancer screenings, how often they should be done and the role they play in catching cancer early in order to survive and thrive.

Dr. Julie Master, DO

Dianne from the107.1 The Boss interviews Dr. Julie Master DO, an on-staff Cardiologist at Monmouth Medical Center and a member of the RWJ Barnabas Health Medical Group and Monmouth Heart & Vascular Specialists in Eatontown.

Dr. Masters speaks with Dianne about heart health topics in honor of February’s Heart Health Month focus.

Dr. Harrison Cotler

Dianne from the107.1 The Boss interviews Dr. Harrison Cotler about “Healed for the Holidays”, wound care and more.

Dr. Harrison Cotler is a general surgeon and panel physician at the wound care center at Monmouth Medical Center.

Dr. Andrew Nguyen

Lenny from the B98.5 morning show interviews Dr. Andrew Nguyen about Lung Cancer Awareness Month.

Dr. Andrew Nguyen is a thoracic surgeon with the comprehensive lung cancer program at Community Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center & Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus.

Dr. Anil Gupta

Nina from the Thunder 106 Pork Roll & Eggs morning show interviews Dr. Anil Gupta about the importance of heart disease screening, who should get screened and more.

Dr. Anil Gupta is a Cardiologist and Chief Medical Officer at Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood.

Dr. Frank Borao

Nina from the Thunder 106 Pork Roll & Eggs morning show interviews Dr. Frank Borao about new protocols improving outcomes of weight loss surgery and what patients should expect from the program.

Dr. Frank Borao is a bariatric surgeon at the Centers for Bariatrics at Community Medical Center and Monmouth Medical Center and section chief of minimally invasive surgery at Monmouth Medical Center.