Health in Long Branch, NJ

Researchers taking a look at hospital-based rehabilitation programs found that not all rehabilitation is equal for acute care hospital patients with ischemic stroke. According to research findings published in the May 2019 issue of Physical Therapy, the researchers found “significant variation” in the use of hospital-based...

Specialty Hospital of Central Jersey’s medical staff stays current on the latest research on cardiothoracic surgery. Here’s one study we found interesting published last month. Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery may be the best treatment option for most patients with more than one blocked...

This patient had a lot of loose skin and very little volume to her breast. Dr. Gartner took out tissue from her breast to make her smaller and reduced the si...

Researchers at Indiana University (IU) School of Medicine’s Indiana Center for Regenerative Medicine and Engineering, have found a way to fight against bacterial infections by using a dressing that uses an electronic field to disrupt biofilm infection in wounds. Chandan Sen, Ph.D. and Sashwati Roy, Ph. D’s research...

The lipoma was causing the patient some discomfort when laying down otherwise it was a benign mass. Dr. Gartner did this procedure under local anesthesia and...

This patient got Lipo 360, on her abdomen, waist, and back. Dr. Gartner transferred the fat to her buttocks. She now has more volume at the top and sides of ...

It’s no secret that eating a diet full of sugary drinks, processed meat and sodium is not the best choice for our overall health. But, a new study says a diet full of excessive unhealthy foods, and not enough good foods, is associated with one in five deaths worldwide.