PATERSON, NJ [MAY 17, 2012] - St. Joseph's Children's Hospital (SJCH) at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center, a member of St. Joseph's Healthcare System (SJHS), formally opened the SJCH Pediatric Subspecialties Center at Paramus, located at 30 West Century Road, Suite 215.
"St. Joseph's Healthcare System is pleased to be offering advanced specialized pediatric services to the Paramus and neighboring communities through this unique referral center, the only one of its kind in the area," commented Michael Lamacchia, MD, Chairman, Pediatrics, SJCH. "Recognized for our high standard of quality, responsive and compassionate pediatric care, we are proud to be extending our 'treat the whole child' philosophy to the Paramus community," he added.
The Center - from waiting room to exam rooms - was designed with children and parents in mind, in order to make all feel relaxed and comfortable. Pediatric Subspecialty services available at the Paramus Center include: Allergy/Immunology, Cardiology, Child Development, Endocrinology/Diabetes, Gastroenterology, Infectious Disease, Nephrology/Dialysis, Neurology, and Pulmonology.
Councilman Joseph Langana (right), welcomed the approximate 100 attendees, including (left to right) Ray Hough, Rotary District 7490, Gift of Life Committee Chair, and Michael Lamacchia, MD, Chairman, Pediatrics, St. Joseph's Children's Hospital. Also in attendance were a variety of pediatricians whose practices refer patients to the specialists available at the St. Joseph's Children's Hospital Pediatric Subspecialties Center at Paramus.