Marlton, NJ – June 1, 2023 - Advocare, a physician-owned multispecialty medical group with 700 providers, continues to grow its footprint in New Jersey by welcoming Advocare The Pediatric Group.
The Pediatric Group has been proudly serving the needs of the Princeton, NJ area since 1955 and is now led by Louis Tesoro, MD, and Paula Zollner, MD. The team prides itself on providing exceptional medical care to children from birth to the age of 22 including routine well-checks, immunizations, ADHD diagnoses/evaluations/treatments, lactation support, mental health screenings, concussion services, travel consultations and more. In-office appointments for acute illnesses are available every day and patients can speak directly with the doctors during their Direct-to-Doctor Phone Hour 365 days a year!
Dr. Tesoro received his undergraduate training and MD degree at Yale University. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and is Board Certified in Pediatrics. He has been with The Pediatric Group since 1988. Dr. Zollner is a graduate of the Hun School of Princeton. She earned her undergraduate degree at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and her MD at Rutgers University Medical School. She trained in pediatrics at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and is board certified in pediatrics. Before joining The Pediatric Group in 2010 she ran a solo general pediatric practice in nearby Pennington NJ.
“We are delighted to welcome The Pediatric Group to Advocare," said Howard Orel, MD, Advocare's President & Chief Executive Officer, who is also a practicing physician. “Their expertise in the area of pediatric care will continue to build on the depth of our specialties in central New Jersey.”
For more information about Advocare The Pediatric Group, visit www.advocarepedgroup.com.
Advocare, LLC ("Advocare") is a physician-owned and governed multi-specialty medical group operating in New Jersey and the greater Philadelphia metropolitan region.
Founded in 1998 as an alliance of 26 physicians, Advocare has grown to become widely recognized and highly respected as one of the region's largest multi-specialty groups providing the highest-quality healthcare.
With nearly 700 providers and 200 Care Center offices, Advocare serves approximately 590,000 unique patients throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Advocare physicians are regularly recognized among the region's top doctors by both patients and consumer publications.
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Located in West Orange, NJ, Advocare Lovenheim Pediatrics is led by Jay Lovenheim, DO. Dr. Lovenheim, affectionately referred to by his patients as Dr. Jay, cares for children from all over NJ including the surrounding towns of Livingston, Millburn, East Hanover, Florham Park, Roseland, Maplewood, Newark, Union, and Irvington.
In addition to the general care and treatment of children from birth through adolescence, Advocare Lovenheim Pediatrics offers a wealth of special services for various situations faced by parents, including prenatal introductory consultations, newborn care and support, developmental and behavioral consultations, confidential adolescent care, and more.
For more information about Advocare Lovenheim Pediatrics, visit lovenheimpediatrics.com.
We are proud to announce the selection of Ed Maule, Chief Information Officer & Chief Information Security Officer, as the OnConferences Icon Award Winner for Information Security Professional of the Year!
Winners were determined based on peer votes. Voters selected leaders that they felt demonstrated a good mix of success and positive impact on their organization and/or previous organizations, made strong contributions through thought leadership, have been innovative, and have exhibited great leadership.
Please join us in congratulating Ed on his most recent accomplishment!
For more information about the award, visit: https://www.onconferences.com/2023-infosec-winners
Located in North Brunswick, NJ, Advocare Plaza Pediatrics is led by Dina Hanna, MD, FAAP. She has been with Plaza Pediatrics since 2001 alongside Dr. Edward Blackman. In 2007, she took over from Dr. Blackman who retired in 2008. Dr. Hanna has since been awarded Favorite Kids' Docs by New Jersey Family magazine in 2014, 2016, 2018, 2019, and 2022.
Located in Willow Grove, PA, Gable Medical Group is led by founding member, Sundee Gable, MD. Dr. Gable is an Internal Medicine Specialist and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field providing care for a wide variety of health conditions. She is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School Of Medicine. Dr. Gable has been named among the region’s best by Castle Connolly in Philadelphia magazine’s Top Docs™ from 2018 to 2022.
Please join us in congratulating our Advocare physicians named “NJ’s Favorite Kids’ Docs” in 2022! NJ Family asked parents to tell them which doctors go above and beyond to offer the best and most compassionate care. The result is a list of 679 extraordinary pediatric healthcare professionals in New Jersey including 26 amazing Advocare doctors.
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For more information about the award, visit: https://www.njfamily.com/the-list-of-new-jerseys-favorite-kids-docs-2022/
Please join us in welcoming Columbus Family Physicians to the Advocare family!
Please join us in celebrating our Advocare physicians named “Top Doctors” for their outstanding work in medicine. NJ Monthly Magazine asked more than 26,000 New Jersey doctors to tell them which of their fellow practitioners they consider New Jersey’s best doctors. The result included 1,062 Top Doctors, as chosen by their peers.
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For more information about the award, visit: https://njmonthly.com/find-a-doctor/
Advocare is proud to announce the appointment of Pat Board to the Advocare ldeadership team! As Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Pat Board will provide vision and leadership to drive best practices in all aspects of the organization’s operational functions. He will play a pivotal role in ensuring Advocare realizes its goals to transform the healthcare space in our region.
We are excited to announce the addition of our newest Care Center to the Advocare family! Advocare Bridge Pediatrics is located in Fort Lee, NJ and serves children in the northern New Jersey area. Led by its founding member, Dr. Geeta Kumar, they believe in treating each patient and family with respect by providing every child with quality, timely care with accessibility to professional pediatric advice.