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Linda Girgis, MD, Family Medicine, South River, NJ, Saint Peter's University Hospital

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Family Medicine South River, NJ

Owner, Girgis Family Medicine/ Author/ Editor in Chief, Physician's Weekly

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Summary

  • Dr. Linda Girgis is a family physician in South River, NJ and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Peter's University Hospital, Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center, and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. She received her medical degree from St. George's University School of Medicine and has been in practice 23 years. She is experienced in hypertension, migraine disorders, asthma, general internal medicine, and general pediatrics.

Education & Training

  • St Luke's University Hospital/Sacred Heart
    St Luke's University Hospital/Sacred HeartResidency, Family Medicine, 1994 - 1997
  • St. George's University School of Medicine
    St. George's University School of MedicineClass of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2003 - 2025
  • DE State Medical License
    DE State Medical License 1999 - 2007
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1997 - 2006
  • American Board of Family Medicine Family Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best South River Family Practice Physician of 2022 South River Award Program, 2022
  • Top 25 Biotech Influencers to Follow on Twitter Disrupter Daily, 2018
  • ASHPE 2018 Awards: Best Use of Social Media-3rd Place American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors, 2017
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Survey of Women Physicians’ Experience with Elected Leadership Positions  
    Sasha K. Shillcutt,1,* Sareh Parangi,2,3 Sarah Diekman,4 Reem Ghalib,5 Robin Schoenthaler,6 Linda M. Girgis,7 Ranna Parekh,3,8,9 Hansa Bhargava,10 and Julie K. Silver3..., Health Equity, 5/2019
  • Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma of Liver in Setting of Prior HCV  
    Linda Girgis, MD, FAAFP; Kapil Wattamwar, Advanced Research in Gastroenterolgy and Hepatology, 2/3/2017

Books/Book Chapters

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Other

Authored Content

  • View from the #COVID-19 Frontlines by a Family DoctorOctober 2020
  • Why 'Self Care' Is Not the Solution to BurnoutDecember 2018
  • Why 'Self Care' Is Not the Solution to BurnoutDecember 2018
  • The Doctor Inside Never Truly RestsOctober 2018
  • Simple Words Can Sometimes Make a Big Impact on PhysiciansOctober 2018
  • Simple Words Can Sometimes Make a Big Impact on PhysiciansOctober 2018
  • Simple Words Can Sometimes Make a Big Impact on PhysiciansOctober 2018
  • Medicine Has Jumped the SharkSeptember 2018
  • Medicine Has Jumped the SharkSeptember 2018
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Press Mentions

  • Study: Majority of Research on Homeopathic Remedies Unpublished or Unregistered
    Study: Majority of Research on Homeopathic Remedies Unpublished or UnregisteredMarch 16th, 2022
  • New Guidelines on MRI Use in Patients with MS Explained
    New Guidelines on MRI Use in Patients with MS ExplainedMarch 9th, 2022
  • Therapeutic Aquatic Exercise Superior to Physical Therapy for Back Pain in Study
    Therapeutic Aquatic Exercise Superior to Physical Therapy for Back Pain in StudyJanuary 7th, 2022
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Committees

  • Board Member, Protect the Pecs 2015 - Present
  • Editorial Board, Barton Associates 2015 - Present
  • Clinical Advisor, SERMO 2014 - 2020
  • Advisory Board, Practicing Physicians of America

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations