Pediatric Care Center

About our Pediatric Care Center


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The Pediatric Care Center at Southern Ocean Medical Center

For life’s little unexpected emergencies, take comfort in knowing the new Martin Truex Jr. Pediatric Care Center at Southern Ocean Medical Center is here! The new kid-friendly center provides specialized emergent and medical care in a brightly designed and cheerful environment that truly meets the needs of children, with features that include:
  • An observation area staffed by a dedicated team of board certified pediatricians, who are on call 24/7
  • Dedicated pediatric emergency care beds, with in-room accommodations for parents
  • An emergency care section staffed by board certified pediatricians, and emergency care trained clinicians.
As part of Meridian Pediatric Network, the Center provides access to more than 100 pediatric specialists at K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital at Jersey Shore University Medical Center for surgery, trauma, intensive care, and specialty care.

Access to the region’s most coordinated pediatric care. An established model of care. A kid-friendly environment. These are just some of the ways in which we are creating a new experience at Southern Ocean Medical Center.

Care Locations

  • Southern Ocean Medical Center, 1140 Route 72 West, Manahawkin, NJ 08050

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