Press Release

For Immediate Release
Mar 24, 2014
Contact : Donna Sellmann, Public Relations Manager  
(732) 840-3279

Southern Ocean Medical Center to Host Annual Men's Health Night 


Manahawkin, NJ - Wednesday, March 26, 2014, men in Southern Ocean County can take advantage of free health screenings, physician lectures and a host of interactive educational displays featuring information about Southern Ocean Medical Center’s services for men. The activities are part of Southern Ocean’s 15th Annual Men’s Health Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., held on the first floor of the medical center.

Physician lectures on several topics will be held at the following times:
6:45 p.m. – Deep Trivedi, M.D. – Caring for your Prostate
7:15 p.m. – Tommy Ng, M.D. – Caring for your Heart
7:45 p.m. – Gregory Roehrig, M.D. – Caring for your Joints

Several free health screenings will also be offered throughout the evening. They include:
• Blood Pressure
• Blood Sugar
• Bone Densitometry
• Colon Rectal
• Foot
• Pulmonary Function
• Cholesterol
• Balance

Physicians and health care professionals will be available to answer questions and provide valuable information to help men stay healthy. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call 1-800-DOCTORS.

About Southern Ocean Medical Center
Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin is a member of the Meridian Health family, which includes Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, and Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel.  

Southern Ocean Medical Center is home to a wide range of clinical services and programs specializing in cardiovascular and stroke care, maternity and women's health, orthopedics and joint health, bariatric surgery, and wellness and prevention programs.  

Part of Meridian Cancer Care, Southern Ocean Medical Center provides comprehensive cancer services, including radiation oncology, surgery, and clinical trials, and is connected to specialized programs and services throughout Meridian Health. For more information, visit