Cardiac / Heart Health

Surviving Multiple Heart Attacks

When someone is in poor cardiac health, they’re said to have a “weak” heart. What looks like weakness, however, often...

Meet Peter

Cardiac / Heart HealthPediatrics

Treating SVT: The Kid’s Got Rhythm

With his brown hair, gray eyes and ever-present smile, 7-month-old Charles Caravella Jr. is a lot like other babies his...

Meet Charles

Cardiac / Heart Health

Aortic Aneurysm: Fixing Mr. Fix-it

With a reputation as “Mr. Fix-it,” Amado Velez usually doesn’t hesitate to repair anything around him that’s broken. But when...

Meet Amado

Cardiac / Heart Health

Coming Back From Cardiac Arrest

Next to the storage facility where Jim Duey used to work, not far from where he lives, stands a windmill....

Meet Jim

Cardiac / Heart Health

Time of Revival

Bill McConnell was looking at his wife, Laura, when he died. Doctors and nurses rushed into the room, a flurry...

Meet Bill

Cardiac / Heart Health

Coordinated Action Saves Lives

It was a Sunday afternoon in June on Father’s Day, and Mark Pinelli, 63, felt ill and decided to lay...

Meet Mark P.

Cardiac / Heart Health

In the Right Place at the Right Time

In January 2018, Natalie Murat and her husband, Ralph, attended their grandson’s bar mitzvah in Livingston, New Jersey. It was...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Care Across Generations

A longtime board member of the Jersey Shore University Medical Center Foundation, John Reinhardt liked to think of himself as...

Meet John

Cardiac / Heart Health

In Good Hands

It’s scary any time you or a loved one is rushed to the emergency room, but a comforting member of...

Meet Lisa

Cardiac / Heart Health

Giving Heals

Inspired by the care he received, Oceanport resident makes generous donations to elevate the patient experience even further. Four years...

Meet Bob