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Free August Bariatric Seminar (Aug. 27)

Free August Bariatric Seminar (Aug. 27)

Join our Free Bariatric Seminar  Do you have questions about how weight loss surgery works? What the health benefits are? Or if you qualify as a candidate Riverside Medical Group’s, General and Bariatric Surgery department will be hosting a FREE bariatric surgery informational seminar. Date: August 27, 2019 Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Location: […]
Free Bariatric Seminar

Free Bariatric Seminar

Join our Free Bariatric Seminar  Do you have questions about how weight loss surgery works? What the health benefits are? Or if you qualify as a candidate Riverside Medical Group’s, General and Bariatric Surgery department will be hosting a FREE bariatric surgery informational seminar. Date: August 13, 2019 Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Location: […]
School Physical Exams and What to Expect

School Physical Exams and What to Expect

Back to School Physical Exams and What to Expect Whether you are a parent of a preschool or a school age child, though we are midway through the summer, you are probably already in your preliminary back to school mode.  With that said, school physical examinations are every bit a part of the back to […]
Why It’s Important to Have an Annual Eye Exam

Why It’s Important to Have an Annual Eye Exam

Why It’s Important to Have an Annual Eye Exam With all the hustle and bustle that goes on every day in our lives, it is very easy to overlook or forget to schedule an eye exam. People are of the mindset that as long as they can see, whether with or without glasses or contacts, […]

Congressman Patrick Kennedy acknowledges Riverside Medical Group

On Behalf of Dr. Omar Baker, Riverside Chief Quality and Safety Officer:   In a recent article published by Princeton Magazine, Congressman Patrick Kennedy talks about the current state of the Opioid epidemic and acknowledges Riverside Medical Group for making great strides in combating the opioid crisis!    Congressman Kennedy praises Riverside’s fully-integrated behavioral health […]

Winter Storm Alert – Office Closures March 21st

Winter Weather Office Closure Alert   Wednesday, March 21st All Riverside Medical Group offices will be closed ALL DAY EXCEPTION – CLOSING AT 1PM: Secaucus Headquarters, Pediatrics & Adult Medicine 714 10th Street, Secaucus NJ. Stay tuned for updates throughout the day. Please check back for office hour updates.   Patients are advised to call ahead of their […]

Winter Storm Alert – March 7th

Winter Weather Office Alert   Wednesday, March 7th All offices will be closed ALL DAY with the exception of Secaucus Headquarters, 714 10th Street, Secaucus NJ. Secaucus Headquarters will be CLOSING EARLY at 4PM   Please check back for office hour updates.   Patients are advised to call ahead of their appointments today and tomorrow. Providing access to care for […]

Riverside Medical Group’s Recent Expansions Featured on NJBIZ.COM

As most of our patients have witnessed, Riverside Medical Group has undergone a massive expansion over the past six months as it seeks to embrace value-based care. NJBIZ.com recently spoke with Dr. Omar Baker, Riverside’s co-president and director of performance improvement, about the growth and featured it in their online  news. To recap, we have expanded our number of […]

Dr. Omar Baker Speaks Out on EHRs on Modern Medicine Network

When it comes to electronic health records, several questions arise: Who owns the patient data? Should the patient have full control over his or her data and have the right to remove records completely? Or, should the doctor own the data to use as he pleases? What about the IT professional who has access to that […]

Dr. Omar Baker’s Halloween Tips for Parents

Dr. Omar Baker was recently featured on Fox News Radio with Halloween tips for parents.  With trick-or-treating around the corner, it’s helpful to keep a few things in mind to help ensure a safe and happy holiday for everyone.  “Kids get extremely excited during Halloween, sometimes in unpredictable ways, so pay close attention to the […]