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Jersey Shore Opens MS Center, Welcomes David Duncan, M.D.

Jersey Shore University Medical CenterNeurology

What you need to know

Pictured at the MS Center ribbon cutting, from left, is Kenneth N. Sable, M.D., MBA, FACEP, Hackensack Meridian Health regional president, southern market; Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers CEO June Halper; Dr. Duncan; Dr. Colicchio; Mr. Buccellato; Annamarie Cutroneo, MHA, CPXP, Jersey Shore University Medical Center (JSUMC) vice president, Experience and Hospitality; Brian Walch, JSUMC director, Operations and Meredith Gongora, R.N., BSN, ONC, nurse manager, MS Center.

Jersey Shore opened a new Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Center and welcomed MS Certified Specialist David Duncan, M.D., as director of the center.

The center’s specialists will provide a variety of services and treatments, such as physical, occupational, swallowing and speech therapies as well as addressing other problems frequently associated with MS including headaches, sleep disorders, vision problems, bladder and bowel issues, sexual problems, spasticity, pain, psychological well-being, and more.

About David Duncan, M.D.

Dr. Duncan has been providing MS patients with evidence-based, compassionate care for over 20 years. He completed his Neurology training at the University of Kentucky where he was awarded an honorary scholarship to the Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research in Cologne, Germany. He then completed a Functional Neuro-Imaging/Nuclear Medicine fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania.

After beginning his career at the NYU Langone Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Care Center in New York, he led the premier CareMount Medical MS specialty practice (formerly Mount Kisco Medical Group) in New York, and was most recently treating patients at Holy Name Medical Center’s MS Center in Teaneck, N.J.

About Jersey Shore’s MS Center

At the MS Center, patients have access to complete diagnostic testing, emerging therapies available through clinical trials and receive assistance with appointments and scheduling, allowing for multiple consultations in one visit.

To make an appointment, call 732-897-3620 or for more information, visit https://www.jerseyshoreuniversitymedicalcenter.com/services/multiple-sclerosis-center/.