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From a family practitioner to the most sophisticated neurologists, JFK Medical Center's staff includes some of the most highly respected physicians in the northeast. For a referral to a JFK physician, click here.
JFK Medical Center
65 James Street
Edison, NJ 08820
Hours of Operation:
24 hours a day, with therapists on call for emergencies
Neonates to adults who suffer from breathing abnormalities benefit from life support services and state-of-the art ventilation equipment provided by the Respiratory Therapy Department.
Our licensed respiratory therapists assist in the diagnosis, treatment, management and preventive care of patients diagnosed with chronic lung conditions such as asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema, as well as heart disease; and they provide a referral service for respiratory home care equipment. In addition, the therapists perform arterial blood gas punctures to determine blood oxygen levels and place breathing tubes in lungs in emergency situations, among other duties.