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Crisis intervention

For after-hour emergencies, students should contact one of the providers listed under resources below, call the crisis intervention hotlines below, call the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) or go to the nearest emergency room.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255

Hopeline

1-855-654-6735

Mental Health Association in Atlantic City

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-7233


County resources

Treatment Locator Map

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) – Use the SAMHSA website to locate treatment facilities and agencies (various levels of care) within an identified geographic region.

Atlantic City Food Stamp Office

609-348-3001

Atlantic County Public Health Department

609-645-7700

American Red Cross/Atlantic/Cumberland County

609-646-8330

Cape May County Public Health Department

609-561-7569

Domestic Violence Program

1-800-286-4184  

Hammonton New Jersey Medicaid Office

609-561-7569

Mental Health Association in Atlantic City

Support group information


Counseling and psychiatry resources

Affiliates in Psychotherapy

600 New Road, Northfield, NJ, 08255
609-641-2500
Therapy services
Accepts most insurance including private pay. Does not accept Medicaid.


Blessing Way Behavioral Health Community

505 Hamilton Ave., Unit 18, Linwood, NJ 08221
609-788-0313, 609-674-8893
Accepts Aetna, Clover, Cigna, Horizon BC/BS, Medicare, cash and all major credit cards.


CCC Counseling Services

1401 New Road, 2nd Fl., Linwood, NJ 08221
609-225-9355
Therapy services


Charles Meusburger, MD

Providence Professional Park, 3069 English Creek Ave., Suite 225, Egg Harbor Twp., NJ 08234
888-349-1905, 609-484-0770
Fee for services


Rita Kammiel, MD & Associates

707 White Horse Pike, Suite A3, Absecon, NJ, 08201
609-382-8462
Medication management and therapy
Accepts most commercial insurances. Does not accept Medicaid.


Shore Therapy

199 New Road, Suite 65, Linwood, NJ, 08221
609-653-4100
Medication management and therapy
All Services are out of network and can be submitted for claim reimbursement if you have out-of-network benefits through insurance.

Emergency care

Atlantic City Campus

1925 Pacific Ave.                                 
Atlantic City, NJ 08401                                                


Mainland Campus

65 W. Jimmie Leeds Rd.
Pomona, NJ 08205


Hammonton Campus

219 N. White Horse Pike
Hammonton, NJ 08037

Urgent care

AtlantiCare Urgent Care

3830 Atlantic Ave.                               
Atlantic City, NJ 08401                        
609-407-2273

Health Med Urgent Care

24 S. Carolina Ave.
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
609-345-8000

Primary care

Robert Lipshutz, DO

1401 Atlantic Ave., Suite 2600-2800, Atlantic City, NJ 08406
1-609-572-6055


Peter Kuponiyi, MD

16 S. Rhode Island Ave., Atlantic City, NJ 08401
1-609-246-6008


Jitendra Patel, MD

2300 Atlantic Ave., #1, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
1-609-345-9100


Randy Almanzar, MD

1 Borgata Way , Atlantic City, NJ 08401
1-609-317-7662


Anael Delice, DO

1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
1-609-317-7662


Catherine Alcarez, MD

4401 Ventnor Ave., Suite 3, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
1-609-345-2050

OB-GYN

Michael Bravoco, MD

599 Shore Rd., Suite 101, Somers Point, NJ 08244
1-609-926-8353


Eveline Assad, MD

314 Chris Gaupp Dr., Suite 101, Galloway, NJ 08205
1-609-404-1400


Courtney Chambers, APN

2500 English Creek Ave., Building 1000, Egg Harbor Town, NJ 08234
1-609-677-7211

Eye care

Eugene DiMarco, DO

4274 Harbour Beach Blvd., Brigantine, NJ 08203
1-609-226-8000


Eric Dunn, MD

4807 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor City, NJ 08406
1-609-823-8488


David Smith, MD

4807 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor City NJ 08406
1-609-823-8488

Dental care

Mainland Dental Associates

921 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City, NJ 08401
1-609-345-1155


Signature Smiles

27-29 S. New York Ave., Atlantic City, NJ 08401
1-609-345-6600

Health and wellness

AtlantiCare LifeCenter

2801 Pacific Ave., Atlantic City, NJ 08401
609-677-5433
Gym, group fitness


Body Architects

7838 Ventnor Ave., Margate City, NJ 08402
609-823-6460
Private gym and fitness studio


CrossFit Absecon

24 New Jersey Ave., Absecon, NJ 08201
609-277-3133
CrossFit program


Island Gym

801 Tilton Road, Northfield, NJ 08225
609-485-0002
Fitness and training


Retro Fitness

6825 Tilton Road, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
609-241-0017
Fitness and training


New Jersey Biking Trails

Biking in NJ
Atlantic City Bikeway


Health Events


Needlestick policy


Student health and disability insurance


Contact Student Health Services (SHS)

SHS administrative office
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building, First floor, 1062 W
525 Pine St., Scranton, PA 18509
570-558-4290
Fax: 570-558-4295

Hours of operation: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Dr. Richard Martin
Medical Director

Paul Burke, RN
Manager
570-558-4290
pburke2@geisinger.edu 

Michelle L. Ostroski, MSW, LSW
Clinical Well-being Specialist
570-558-4290 
mlostroski@geisinger.edu 

Kyle Strobel, MS, NCC, LPC
Behavioral Health Therapist
570-558-4294
klstrobel@geisinger.edu 

Terry Waibel
Administrative Assistant
570-558-4293
twaibel@geisinger.edu