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Don’t Get Complacent About COVID, Vanguard Medical Chief Urges

July 9, 2021

Dr. Thomas McCarrick, the chief medical officer of Verona-based Vanguard Medical Group, was one of the featured speakers on Rep. Mikie Sherrill’s (D-NJ11) telephone town hall Wednesday, and he urged listeners to not get complacent about COVID-19 even as cases wane in our area. Read the full story or listen to the town hall meeting below.

COVID-19 Update for Vanguard Patients

March 11, 2020

Updated September 12, 2022 Vanguard Medical Group is here to help you stay safe through this ongoing pandemic. Here are some steps you can take to stay safe with your loved one. COVID-19 Vaccine and Booster is your best protection!  Most of the patients who are hospitalized are unvaccinated. Even though Omicron breakthrough infections are […]

Daftani Joins Vanguard Medical Group in Glen Ridge and Verona Primary Care Group is Expanding

July 26, 2019

Glen Ridge, Verona, NJ – JULY 26, 2019 – Vanguard Medical Group welcomes Kennedy Palwasha Fazli Daftani, M.D., a family physician with an additional degree in health services administration. “Dr. Daftani brings a wealth of experience, from urgent care to occupational medicine, school physicals, and nursing homes,” said Thomas McCarrick, M.D., chief medical officer and chief […]

Vanguard Medical Group Staff Honored by New Jersey Business Community

June 4, 2018

FAIRFIELD, NJ – June 6, 2018 – Vanguard Medical Group, a multisite primary care practice focusing on care for all ages in Northern and Central New Jersey, is celebrating the achievements of four of its staff members, who recently were honored by various groups within the business community and in higher education. Arnold Pallay, M.D., F.A.A.F.P., director […]

NJAFP Presents Arnold Pallay, M.D. with the Lifetime Achievement Award

September 12, 2017

Atlantic City, NJ – Citing his dedication to family medicine and his contributions to community health and the state of New Jersey, the New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians (NJAFP) recently presented Arnold Pallay, M.D. of Vanguard Medical Group with the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award. Each year, this award is presented to one outstanding physician in the […]