• At A Glance
  • Education
  • Insurance
  • Bio

    Dr. Liwag, or Dr. Alex as he called by his patients, was born in the Philippines but was raised in New Jersey since he was toddler. He attended grammar school in Jersey City, but then graduated high school from Marlboro High School right here in Monmouth County. Dr. Alex also attended Villanova University in Pennsylvania where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Dr. Alex returned back to his homeland and attended St Louis University College of Medicine in Baguio City, Philippines, where he graduated in the top 25% of his class. He was able to return back to Monmouth County with his family to complete his pediatric residency training at Monmouth Medical Center. Since completing his training in 2005 he has been happily working here at Stepping Stone Pediatrics. Dr. Alex and his wife Jenny have two children and live in Monmouth County.

    Clinical Expertise


  • Medical School

    Saint Louis University College of Medicine - 1994


    Monmouth Medical Center - 2002

    Board Certification

    Not Board Certified - 2018

    Medical School

    Saint Louis University, Baguio City, Philippines, 1998


    Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ, 2005

  • Insurance

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.

    • Aetna US Health Care
    • Amerihealth
    • Beech Street
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Consumer Health Plan
    • Devon Health Services
    • Empire Healthchoice
    • Federal Blue Cross PPO
    • First Health Network
    • Great West Healthcare
    • Guardian Resources Inc.
    • Health Net
    • Horizon PPO
    • Horizon Traditional/Indemnity
    • Local 825 Welfare Fund
    • Magnacare/Magnet
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
    • Multiplan
    • New Jersey Carpenters Health Fund
    • Oxford Health
    • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
    • Qualcare
    • United Healthcare
    • Wellchoice