Meridian Pediatric Associates


Pediatricians

  • 4780 Us Highway 9 Howell, NJ 07731-3354 (732) 363-8800

Doctors in Meridian Pediatric Associates

Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • Holds faculty appointment
  • Completed fellowship
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Highlights
  • Rated 4 stars by patients
  • 4 star hospital
  • Completed fellowship
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Meridian Pediatric Associates Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 3 Ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Meridian Pediatric Associates when asked is excellent. Meridian Pediatric Associates has been reviewed by 3 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Meridian Pediatric Associates as provided by patient reviews is 6 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Meridian Pediatric Associates Summary

Awards

  • Data not available

Medical Schools Attended

  • State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine
  • University College Of Medical Sciences
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Jersey Shore Medical Center
  • Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center - Fulton Div.
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center - Concours
  • Kimball Medical Center

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • Panjabi
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • Haitian creole
  • Creole

Specialist

  • Pediatrician

Insurances Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • University Health Plan
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice
  • Humana

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like Meridian Pediatric Associates that specializes in pediatrics.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing

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Meridian Pediatric Associates Details

2 are board certified
1 is 4 star rated by patients
1 is an award winner
2 have a fellowship
6 minutes average wait time
2 are rated on Vitals.com
1 is male
1 is female
3.75 average overall rating

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