Press Release

For Immediate Release
Sep 14, 2012
Contact : Joyce McFadden, VP Marketing and Public Relations  

Southern Ocean Medical Center Welcomes New Surgeon


Manahawkin, NJ - Southern Ocean Medical Center announces the appointment of Samuel D. Echeverri, M.D. to its Medical Staff. Dr. Echeverri is a general surgeon and newest member of the hospital’s Department of Surgery. Dr. Echeverri is board eligible in general surgery.

He completed his medical education at UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick and completed his internship and residency at Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ where he served as administrative chief resident.

In addition to his expertise in general and minimally invasive surgery Dr.Echeverri has a special interest in surgical treatment of obesity and minimally invasive surgery for hernias, colo-rectal disorders, and gall bladder disease.

He has joined the practice Stafford Surgical Specialists located at 1100 Route 72 West, suite 303 in Manahawkin, NJ and appointments can be made by calling 609-978-3325.