916 Main Avenue, Suite 1-A Passaic, NJ 07055 P: (973) 773-0334 F: (973) 773-0336
293 Passaic Street
Passaic, NJ 07055 P: (973) 365-1377 F: (973) 773-0336

Articles

Obesity / NASH (Non Alcoholic Steato-Hepatitis)

Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a disease in which fat accumulates in the liver, causing inflammation and irritation. Known also as a non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, this condition can occur as early as childhood, especially in children who are overweight or obese. Fat builds in the liver slowly over time, allowing many children with fatty liver disease…

Eye Allergies

Allergies are an annoying part of life for more than 50 million Americans – many of whom live right here in our neighborhood. Though allergens can trigger symptoms in many different areas of the body, the sensitive membranes of the eyes are especially vulnerable to irritation. Though the allergens themselves are harmless, the body’s immune…

Comprehensive Lifestyle and Nutritional Counseling

At our office, we believe in treating the whole person – not just a disease. Preventative care is a foundational part of our practice. We believe that a person’s lifestyle and nutrition plays a crucial role in overall health. That’s why we offer comprehensive lifestyle and nutritional counseling for patients who want to become the…

Health Diets

Diet is an important part of health. A poor, imbalanced diet has the power to cause obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and many other health complications. On the other hand, healthy diets can set the foundation for a lifetime of wellness. In fact, many people not only practice healthy dietary habit for long-term health, but also…

Type II Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is diabetes that occurs and is diagnosed during pregnancy. The disease can be caused by a number of factors, including genetics and lifestyle habits. A woman with gestational diabetes does not produce enough of her own insulin during pregnancy, causing erratic blood sugar levels. Gestational diabetes puts newborns at risk for respiratory complications,…

STDs

Sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs, are infectious diseases communicated via sexual contact. Even skin-to-skin contact is enough to spread some infections, such as genital herpes or warts. Some STDs are bacterial while others are viral. Bacterial infections are generally recognized as curable using antibiotics and medical oversight. Viral infections, on the other hand, are non-curable and…

Thyroid

The thyroid is like the body’s built-in thermostat, producing hormones that regulate its various systems and functions. The hormones released from the thyroid must be in careful balance to prevent symptoms that can affect the quality of life. But sometimes this butterfly-shaped gland falls out of balance, either producing too much or too little thyroid…

Flu Season

When your child spikes a fever or is experiencing growing pains, don’t shy away from an over-the-counter medicine. Both acetaminophen and ibuprofen are effective and generally safe so long as you follow proper dosing instructions. For your convenience, we’ve outlined our guidelines for dosing, though we encourage you to contact our office if you have…

Main Avenue Office
Contact Us Directions 916 Main Avenue, Suite 1-A Passaic, NJ 07055 P: (973) 773-0334 F: (973) 773-0336
Passaic Street Office
Contact Us Directions293 Passaic Street Passaic, NJ 07055 P: (973) 365-1377 F: (973) 773-0336