AboutDr. Peter Gross, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hackensack, NJ, with another office in Somerset, NJ. He has 49 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. Dr. Gross is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center and Pascack Valley Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Peter Gross has the following 2 specialties
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Infectious Disease
An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.
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- AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
- AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
- Bacterial Infections
- Community-Acquired Infections
- HIV Infections
- Hepatitis C
- Infectious Disease
- Respiratory Tract Infections
- Staphylococcal Infections (Staph Infection)
- Urinary Catheterization
- Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
Dr. Gross is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Pascack Valley Hospital
250 Old Hook Rd
Westwood, NJ 07675
49 Years Experience
Graduated in 1964
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