Our Expert Physicians

Strom KarlKarl Strom, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Board Certified: General Surgery
Specialty: Bariatric Surgery and Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Surgery


Karl Strom, M.D., medical director of the bariatrics program at Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, and Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, brings more than 10 years of bariatric experience to Bayshore. Dr. Strom has successfully performed more than 1,500 bariatric surgical procedures and is one of the most highly recognized bariatric surgeons in the nation. Dr. Strom specializes in bariatric surgery including gastric band, gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy , and revisional bariatric surgery. He is fellowship trained from the New York Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Westchester Medical Center, where he also held the title of chief resident during his residency.


Barbalinardo JoeJoseph Barbalinardo, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Board Certified: General Surgery
Specialty: Bariatric Surgery and Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Surgery


Joseph Barbalinardo, M.D. has extensive medical training and experience in bariatric and minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Barbalinardo’s advanced laparoscopic training includes: Nissen Fundoplication/Hiatal Hernia Repair, Colon Resection, Common Bile Duct Exploration, and Ventral and Inguinal Herniorrhapy. He is well published and a member of a number of professional societies, and is also currently on the teaching staff as Assistant Clinical Professor in the department of surgery at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School.


Reich JonathanJonathan Reich, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Board Certified: General Surgery
Specialty: Bariatric Surgery & Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Surgery


Jonathan Reich, M.D., has extensive training in general surgery including an internship and residency from Morristown Memorial Hospital and fellowship training in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgery from the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. Dr. Reich emphasizes a minimally invasive approach for all of his surgical cases and specializes in gastric band, gastric bypass, and sleeve gastrectomy, and revisional bariatric surgery.


Greco RichardRichard Greco, D.O.
Specialty: General Surgery
Fellowship: Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery

Richard Greco, D.O. most recently completed fellowship training in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center. Prior to his fellowship training Dr. Greco completed residency training at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical and Trauma Center in Paterson, NJ, where he served as chief surgical resident and was one of the four original founding surgical residents. Dr. Greco also completed a surgical internship at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway, New York, and received his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Greco is the recipient of the SLS Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award, and has contributed to a number of poster presentations, and remains active as a member of professional organizations in the field. Dr. Greco speaks English and Spanish.


Fresco SilviaSilvia Fresco, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Board Certified: General Surgery
Specialty: Bariatric Surgery & Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Surgery

Silvia Fresco, M.D. received her medical degree from UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and completed an internship and residency at Graduate Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Fresco has a number of areas of specialization in bariatric surgery including gastric band, roux-y gastric bypass, revision bariatric surgery, and sleeve gastrectomy. She is also a member of a number of academic and professional associations including, the American College of Surgeons, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, American Society of Breast Surgeons and American Society for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery.

 


Care Locations

  • Bayshore Community Hospital
    727 North Beers Street, Holmdel, NJ 07733

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