Southern Ocean Medical Center to Host April Showers

Southern Ocean Medical Center is hosting annual April Showers Baby Fair on April 6, 2011 from 7:00 p.m. through 9:00 p.m.

Online PR News – 04-May-2011 – – Manahawkin, NJ - Whether you are expecting or just thinking of having a baby, April Showers is just for you. Come to Southern Ocean Medical Center's annual April Showers Baby Fair and enjoy and evening with refreshments, prizes, and education. The event will be held on Wednesday, April 6, 2011 from 7:00 p.m. through 9:00 p.m. The evening will feature tours of the maternity pavilion and a physician panel discussing pregnancy, delivery and newborn care with a chance for you to ask questions to Southern Ocean pediatricians and obstetricians.

Participating on the physician panel will be pediatrician Michael Bleiman, MD, and obstetricians Todd Liu, M.D., Brian Gottesman, M.D., Ali Parsa, M.D. and Lisa Vernon, M.D.

There will also be information on breastfeeding, childbirth classes, nutrition, gestational diabetes and more. This is the perfect opportunity to talk to health care professionals and learn what you need to know if you are expecting or planning to have a baby in the future.

For more information or to register for this free event, call 1-800-DOCTORS.

Contact: Joyce McFadden

About Southern Ocean Medical Center

Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin is a member of the Meridian Health family, which includes Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, and most recently, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel.
Southern Ocean Medical Center is home to a wide range of clinical services and programs specializing in cardiovascular and stroke care, maternity and women's health, orthopedics and joint health, bariatric surgery, and wellness and prevention programs.

Part of Meridian Cancer Care, Southern Ocean Medical Center provides comprehensive cancer services, including radiation oncology, surgery, and clinical trials, and is connected to specialized programs and services throughout Meridian Health. For more information, visit