Diane G. Verga, M.D. Opens Hooper Avenue Practice with 25 Years Experience

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Diane G. Verga, M.D. Opens Hooper Avenue Practice with 25 Years Experience

Doctor now accepting patients in Toms River

Diane G. Verga, M.D., an affiliated physician of Ocean Medical Center, has opened her new practice on Hooper Avenue in Toms River.

Dr. Verga brings over 25 years of experience and personalized care to Hooper Adult Care Medical Associates. Her board certification in internal medicine and geriatrics ensures a seasoned level of expertise, blended with a compassionate approach to health and wellness when caring for individuals age 19 and older. Some of the services provided at Hopper Avenue Adult Care Medical Associates include specialized care for older adults, sick visits, well visits, general medical physicals, routine immunizations and EKG's.

"I'm excited to be practicing at the Jersey Shore," says Dr. Verga, who recently relocated from Northern New Jersey. "I look forward to getting to know the residents of Ocean County."

Hooper Avenue Adult Care Medical Associates is located at 1416 Hooper Avenue, Toms River, NJ 08753, and can be reached by calling (848) 223-7120. Daily, evening and Saturday hours are available, and same day appointments are offered. Patients requiring hospitalization are admitted to Ocean Medical Center.

About Ocean Medical Center
Ocean Medical Center, a member of the Meridian Health family, is a 281-bed non-profit community hospital located in the heart of Ocean County, New Jersey. The medical center provides health care programs and services in all major medical disciplines, including maternity; oncology; orthopedics and rehabilitation; general, neurological, thoracic, and vascular surgery; cardiology; dialysis; and emergency and critical care services. The Medical Center features Magnet award winning nurses and is a System Partner, along with the other Meridian Health facilities, with the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Ocean Medical Center also operates the state's first Satellite Emergency Department in Point Pleasant, called the Ocean Care Center. For more information, call the Meridian Health Line at 1-800-560-9990 or log on to our web site at www.OceanMedicalCenter.com.