Southern Ocean Medical Center   
Southern Ocean Medical Center

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1140 Route 72 West
ManahawkinNJ 08050



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Location Details:

  • Parking available on-site
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Mandarin


Free pizza on Fridays.

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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
5:46 am - 9:30 pm
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
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About this Location

At the Epilepsy and Seizure Disorder Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, our goal is to stop or decrease the frequency of your seizures and get you back to the activities you love as quickly as possible.

Our top-ranked physicians and medical team are skilled in diagnosing and treating both children and adults with epilepsy and non-epileptic seizure disorders.

We have a dedicated epilepsy monitoring unit and a specialized team of neurologists and neurosurgeons to ensure complete management of your care and help you gain control of your seizures. Our program specializes in epilepsy diets and surgery for patients across the age span.

Physicians at the center provide comprehensive care for a full range of seizure-related conditions that allows you to access the most advanced medical and surgical procedures close to home.

Services Offered

  • Neurological Evaluations
  • Clinical Trials
  • Specialized care for patients with brain tumors
  • Neurocritical care unit for uncontrolled seizures
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG) and Video-EEG Monitoring
  • Neuroimaging including, MRI, PET, and SPECT
  • Stereotactic electroencephalogram (sEEG) exams
  • Medication Management
  • Ketogenic Diet
  • Psychological and neuropsychological care
  • Non-epileptic seizure disorders
  • Non-Surgical, Surgical, and Minimally Invasive Surgical treatments including:
    • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VAS)
    • Responsive neurostimulation (RNS)
    • Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
    • Laser Interstitial thermal therapy (LiTT)

Wait Times Explained: New patients arrive frequently, and some patients require more immediate attention indifferent of when they arrive. Your wait time may differ from what is listed at the time of a patient’s arrival. Wait times represent an average time from arrival to being seen by a clinician.

Wait times are refreshed every 30 minutes. Wait times are provided for informational purposes only and cannot be guaranteed upon arrival. They may remain subject to change at all times without notice. When "NA" is displayed, wait time is unavailable.

Patients should bring the following information when registering for an appointment or hospital stay:

  • Advance Directive
  • Copay or deductible
  • Driver’s license
  • Insurance Card
  • Medicare/Medicaid card
  • Name and Social Security Number of the insured
  • Referral forms from your physician (if required by your insurance carrier)
  • Referral/Order Guidelines
  • Worker’s compensation information (if applicable)
You can sign into MyChart, our online patient portal. You can use the portal to view your records, request medication refills, access test results, manage your appointments and more.

Free parking is available for patients and visitors at Southern Ocean Medical Center. Designated areas closest to the Hospital entrances are marked for handicapped parking and for patient services and visitors.

We update our hospital visitation every Wednesday, based upon the risk of COVID-19 spread, the number of COVID-19 patients, hospital staffing and equipment levels.

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Specialty Programs Available

  • Cancer Center
    Our experts specialize in the latest treatments and technologies to provide an unmatched level of clinical excellence and personalized care. 
  • Cardiovascular Care
    Our Cardiovascular Program brings board-certified cardiologists, nurses and cardiac technicians together to provide expert, quality care from the earliest onset of a cardiac event through to rehabilitation.
  • Bariatrics & Surgical Weight Loss
    Our specialists build personalized care plans to accommodate your unique situation and goals and combine nutrition, exercise and medical and surgical treatment to ensure the best possible outcome.  
  • Orthopedic Care
    Our experts are skilled in the latest surgical procedures and work with specialists from a wide array of disciplines to accurately diagnose your problem and develop an individualized plan so you can get back to doing the things you love.

Why Choose Southern Ocean Medical Center

  • Leaders in Cardiovascular and Stroke Care: We were recognized with the Gold Plus Achievement Award for Stroke Care by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association and are designated a High-Performing Hospital for Heart Failure and Stroke by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Nationally Recognized Weight Loss Surgery: Our Center for Bariatrics is recognized by the American College of Surgeons as the most comprehensive, high-quality bariatric surgery program in the region, and designated as a Center of Excellence by the American Society of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery.
  • Experts in Robotic-Assisted Surgery: We specialize in the da Vinci Xi™ Surgical System, which enables surgeons to use a minimally invasive surgical technique that reduces the patient’s length of stay and lowers the risk of complications, blood loss and post-surgical pain.” 
Meagan McCallum and Courtney Werner
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Identical twins Meagan McCallum and Courtney Werner have always had a unique bond.

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