Sofia was frightened when doctors diagnosed her daughter, Gianna, with a form of epilepsy caused by a brain tumor. Goryeb Children’s Hospital, however, gave her much needed hope. Using a high-tech monitoring system, our specialists determined that Gianna’s seizures were not coming from areas of the brain that controlled vital functions, which made her a good candidate for surgery. Gianna is now seizure-free thanks to the operation and according to her surgeon, has a very good chance of staying that way for the rest of her life. Read more of her story >

Pediatrics Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.

Prepared Childbirth Classes
This Lamaze-type class focuses on breathing, relaxation and labor techniques.
Fee: $130
Saturday, December 7; 8:30am to 3:30pm
Newton Medical Center, 175 High St, Newton, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 1-800-247-9580.
Baby Care Class
Babies don’t come with instructions. Learn how to care for your newborn before the big arrival.
Fee: $30
Tuesday, December 10; 6:30 to 8:30pm
Hackettstown Medical Arts Building, Center for Healthier Living
108 Bilby Road, Suite 101, Hackettstown, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 1-800-247-9580.
Project SEARCH
High school students age 18 to 21 with significant disabilities learn career and independent living skills. Interns who graduate from our program at Newton Medical Center receive competitive employment for 16 hours per week or more at a prevailing wage. Enrollment is now open for September 2020.
For more information or to enroll your child, please call 973-222-1671.


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