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Primary Care Practices

Monmouth County

RWJBarnabas Health Primary Care and Behavioral Health

The Combined Medical Group of RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Health offers Monmouth County residents an exceptional network of primary care physicians to not only treat you when you are sick, but guide you to improved health and wellness. Virtual and in-person visits available.

A primary care provider is your partner in:

The treatment of common illnesses and injuries

  • Reaching weight loss and wellness goals
  • Facilitating an annual physical and ordering appropriate tests and blood work
  • Mental health screenings
  • Medication management
  • Managing chronic health conditions like diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure and lupus


To schedule an appointment with an RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group provider, please visit, call 1-888-723-7124 or visit to book an appointment online.


RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group providers accept most major insurances. Medical insurance varies by provider, please call your insurance carrier to verify coverage.

Primary Care Providers in your neighborhood. Learn more about RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group.

Paul Barnickel, MD
Gautam Desai, MD
Zorica Mercadante, MD
Buvana Sridar, MD
Tauqeer Qazi, MD
Lisa M. Ryan, APN

145 Wyckoff Road, Suite 301
Eatontown, NJ 07724

Ph: 848-208-5250
Fax: 732-935-1590

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Kerollos Askander, MD
Balaji, Mini MD
Iniobong Ukonne, MD

4013 Route 9, Suite 1N
Howell, NJ 07731

Ph: 732-835-7914
Fax: 732-835-7915

Aldrich Primary Care Howell

Robert Carracino, MD
Pranathi Mandadi, MD
Gerlando Parisi, MD

166 Morris Avenue
Long Branch, NJ 07740

Ph: 732-229-2020
Fax: 732-229-2255

Kathleen Carpio, MD
Melissa Gonzalez, MD

3301 Route 66, Building B
Neptune, NJ 07753

Ph: 848-217-2700
Fax: 732-922-1580

*Includes Behavioral Health access

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Maria Alne, MD
Michael Disciglio, MD
Ernest Ginalis, MD
Rajneesh Mehta, MD

1300 Highway 35S Plaza II, Suite 204
Ocean, NJ 07712

Ph: 732 531-6400
Fax: 732 517-0223

Hiten Amin, MD
Daniela Baldi, MD
Russell Gross, MD
Jennifer LaPorta, MD
Priya Sai, MD

766 Shrewsbury Avenue, Suite 100 - West Blvd.
Tinton Falls, NJ 07724

Ph: 732-945-2009
Fax: 732-747-8697

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