Our Physicians

Pragnesh H. Gadhvi, MD FACC

Pragnesh H. Gadhvi, M.D. FACC

Pragnesh H. Gadhvi, MD FACC completed his Undergraduate degree (B.S.) in Biochemistry from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1992. He completed an MD degree from AUC school of medicine (British West Indies) in 1997. After medical school, he has spent 9 years of postgraduate training prior to practice. He completed residency in Internal Medicine and then a Cardiology fellowship from the University of Illinois Hospitals. In addition, he completed an Interventional Cardiology fellowship at the prestigious Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC where he was trained and mentored by pioneers in the field. He continued to work in NYC prior to establishing his own Comprehensive Cardiovascular Medical Practice in 2007 in NJ. He is Board Certified in multiple specialties in Cardiovascular Diseases including: Nuclear Cardiology, Adult Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology. He currently serves as the President and Medical Director of Hudson County Cardiovascular Care which is a single specialty Cardiovascular Medical Practice with locations in Jersey City, Union City, Bayonne and West Orange. He has distinguished himself as a premier Cardiovascular Practice dedicated to enhancing the lives of thousands of patients with state-of- the-art diagnostic and imaging modalities and a comprehensive team of highly accomplished physicians who recognize the needs and cultural specifics of the populations they treat.

Dr. Gadhvi’s main affiliation is with JCMC a major regional referral and teaching hospital which is now part of Barnabas Health. He is actively involved as a teaching attending and involved in resident education in the CCU, Cardiology Service and Cath lab. He regularly participates in hospital quality assurance committees involved in maintaining quality standards for cardiovascular care to help foster exceptional cardiovascular care for the hospital.


Justin Brown, MD

Justin Brown, M.D.

Dr. Justin Brown was born and raised in Montclair, NJ.  He graduated from Brown University, and then earned his medical degree from the New Jersey Medical School. After completing his first residency at the University of Hawaii, Dr. Brown completed a residency in dermatology at the New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Brown has contributed to numerous publications and articles related to dermatology. He joined The Dermatology Group in July 2007.

Dr. Brown specializes the early diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer.  He treats all conditions of the skin, hair, and nails, and has a special expertise and interest in both pediatric and adult dermatology.


Lisa Schneider, MD, FACS

Lisa F. Schneider, M.D., FACS

Dr. Schneider is an expert microsurgeon trained in and practicing all major aspects of plastic and reconstructive surgery.  A strong advocate for women and women’s health issues, she emphasizes patient-centered care combined with the highest level of technique. Dr. Schneider has a long-standing interest in breast reconstruction, whether by using implants or the body’s own tissue.

Dr. Schneider was part of an elite group chosen for directed six-year training combining general and plastic surgery, the most selective residency category in the United States. Dr. Schneider trained in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Institute for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery (IRPS) at New York University Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital Center, one of the oldest and most prestigious programs in the country. She pursued additional training at IRPS in microsurgical reconstruction in order to maximize her ability to reconstruct the most challenging surgical problems.

She has published widely in the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery, including the highly respected journals Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Schneider has also presented her research at both national and international meetings, where she has received awards for her work.


Prahlad Gadhvi

 

Prahlad Gadhvi, M.D.

Education
Medical School – B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Residency in Internal Medicine

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine

Specialties
Primary Care Doctor

Professional Statement
Clinical Instructor Albany Medical College, Albany, NY.


Dr. Guillem Gonzalez-Lomas

Guillem Gonzalez-Lomas, M.D.

Dr. Guillem Gonzalez-Lomas is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine.  He is currently an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU – Hospital for Joint Diseases.  Dr. Lomas graduated from Yale University with a B.Sc. degree in Biomedical Engineering. He later trained at Columbia University and at the famed Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles.

Sports injuries have always been a part of Dr. Lomas’s life.  He has treated them, he has succumbed to them and he has done everything in his power to overcome them.  His past personal experiences and his fervent desire to get his patients better in the safest, most reliable way have shaped his practice.  It is state-of-the-art, evidence-based and meticulous.

Dr. Lomas is extremely active in the sports medicine world.  He lectures internationally on sports injuries and has instructed and directed multiple courses on cartilage preservation, hip, hockey and fighting injuries.
 
He is a New York State Athletic Commission Ringside Physician and a USA Wrestling team physician and has covered multiple boxing, mixed martial arts, wrestling, UFC events and World Championships in those capacities. An avid hockey player, he is also the head team physician for the New York Riveters NWHL professional women’s ice hockey team.

In addition to experiencing tremendous satisfaction and fulfillment from teaching residents and fellows at NYU, Dr. Lomas hosts The Sports Medicine show on Sirius XM Doctor Radio, where he and his co-hosts discuss the latest trends in the world of sports medicine and attempt to clarify fad from fact.

Ultimately, Dr. Lomas’s guiding principle is to treat every patient as if they were his mother, father, sister, brother or child.  He is sympathetic, earnest and works tirelessly to ensure that his patients obtain optimal outcomes.


Lisa Moskovitz

Nutritionist Lisa Moskovitz

As seen on Good Day NY, Fox 5 News, and MSNBC, Lisa Moskovitz is a Weight Management, Disease Prevent, & Sports Nutrition Specialist as well as the CEO and founder of The NY Nutrition Group. With an extensive background in clinical nutrition and behavioral counseling she has successfully worked with thousands of New Yorkers to achieve and maintain their ultimate health and weight goals.  Lisa has a special talent & dedication to helping all her clients reach their “happy” weights, transform into unstop pable athletes, reduce medication dependence and overcome barriers such as emotional or disordered eating.  

Counseling Philosophy:

Lisa strongly believes and understands there is no one-size fits all diet. The key to success is to find a plan, or program, that will fit and satisfy your needs and lifestyle. If you’re constantly traveling for work, or frequently eat out in restaurants, following a strict diet plan might be impossible.  With can the right knowledge and tools, you can keep living your life and also reach your health goals at the same time. Keep in mind, the way you eat to find your happiest weight or reach your health goals, is the way you have to eat for a lifetime in order to maintain the results. For that reason it’s best to follow a practical and natural strategy that Lisa will provide you with, and above all else, LISTEN TO YOUR BODY. Mindful and intuitive eating practices are top ingredients to long-term success.

Background:

Lisa graduated with honors from Syracuse University where she earned a Bachelors of Science in Clinical Nutrition. She honed her counseling & clinical skills through a 12-month intensive Dietetic Internship at New-York Presbyterian Hospital.

Specialties: 

Weight Management, Sports Nutrition, Eating Disorders, Hormonal Disorders  (PCOS, Hypothyroidism), Gastrointesti nal Disorders (SIBO, IBS, reflux, Colitis, Etc), Diabetes, Obesity, Fertility/ Pre & Post-Natal Nutrition, Food Allergies/Intolerances/Sensiti vities and General Healthy Eating.

Affiliations: 

She is an active member of the American Dietetic Association (Weight Management, Behavioral Health, Diabetes Care and Education and Sports Nutrition practice groups), the Greater New York Dietetic Association, the Academy for Eating Disorders, the National Lipid Association, the American Diabetes Association and the Collegiate & Professionals Sports Dietitian Association.

Media: 

Lisa is one of the top interviewed dietitians for  Fox 5 News  and Good Day New York.  She has also been featured in Self, Redbook, Men’s Fitness, Men’s & Women’s Health, The NYU Doctor show, greatist.com and many other websites and publications. She provides lectures on various nutrition topics to groups throughout NYC including Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan, Velocity Sports Performance, New York Road Runners and Team in Training. Click here to see all of her latest media appearances.


Premier Outpatient Orthopedic Physical Therapy 

Exchange Physical Therapy Group is the premier outpatient orthopedic physical therapy clinic with two locations at the transit terminals in Exchange Place Jersey City and Weehawken, NJ. Our team of physical therapists utilize a hands on approach focusing on manual therapy and exercise prescription. Our 1-on-1 patient centered treatment sessions allows our therapists to give the individualized attention needed to create customized treatment programs to correct acute/chronic musculoskeletal dysfunctions.

Exchange Physical Therapy Group

Our physical therapists have unparalleled experience with subspecialties in Pediatric & Children’s Physical Therapy, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Women’s Health Physical Therapy, Pre & Post Surgical Rehabilitation, Balance & Fall Prevention, Prevention of Injury and Return to Sports programs.

Our experienced and friendly staff will make sure to accommodate your busy schedule and get you back to to a pain free life.

 

 

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