Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD
Mark Schwartz, MD

Meet Dr. Mark Schwartz

Office Locations: Secaucus

Q&A with Mark Schwartz

  • Q: Tell us about your background as a doctor.
    A: I received my Bachelor’s degree from Emory University and then my Medical degree at NY COM/NYIT and completed a family practice residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in 1996.
  • Q: Why did you choose to become a doctor?
    A: As a 5-year-old I got a Fisher Price Doctor’s bag and always checked my family and friends. My passion to pursue medicine never ended.
  • Q: Why did you choose to practice in an open access primary care practice?
    A: I love all factors of medicine: peds, ob/gyn, general medicine. On any day, you don’t know what type of patient will come in. I enjoy the challenges.
  • Q: What unique skills do you possess?
    A: A great bedside manner and humor. I treat all my patients as if they were family.
  • Q: Describe your day to day activities, priorities and tasks. What do you like best?
    A: I have a nice combination of interventional and specific patient oriented diagnostic skills including being excellent with procedures and then my surgical skills.
  • Q: What accomplishments are you most proud of?
    A: I am proud of a 5-year-old that could reach his dream of becoming a doctor and making it a reality.
  • Q: What are the key challenges of this field of medicine? How is it changing?
    A: Medicine has changed dramatically to involve more aspects in practice, including occupational medical and urgent care medicine.
  • Q: If you couldn’t be a physician, what would you be doing?
    A: I would change the world as an entrepreneur like Elon Musk, innovation to help make the world a safer place.
  • Q: What makes working at Care Station special?
    A: We treat all aspects of medicine and we are here to serve the needs of the community.
  • Q: Why should patients choose Care Station for their primary care?
    A: We are part of a large coordinating heath system with a great staff and provide quality care.
  • Q: Tell us a little something about yourself.
    A: To my many patients from Bergen Family Practice in Paramus, who I still love and care about, I am back at Care Station in Secaucus.
  • Q: How do you like to spend your free time?
    A: I enjoy a nice glass of aged scotch or a great martini and a fine Cuban cigar, as well as skiing, golf, traveling and most importantly spending time with my family.

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