February 2, 2019

JERSEY CITY, NJ, — Jersey City native, Dr. Tyeese Gaines, has returned home and established NOWmed Walk-In Urgent Care to give back to the community that shaped her. As the first black woman physician to open an urgent care center in Jersey City, Gaines is redefining t...

December 13, 2018

Dr. Ty & the NOWmed Walk-In Urgent Care team celebrated their grand opening on the West Side of Jersey City on December 12, 2018 - What an exciting day!

Thanks to those who spoke:

Zia Best, Zia Best & Associates

Maria Nieves, President of Hudson County Chamber of Comme...

May 19, 2018

What inspired me to pursue a career in medicine: Ever since I was a young child putting makeshift splints on people’s fingers using Popsicle sticks, I knew I wanted to be a doctor. I actually can’t remember not being fascinated by medicine, the human body and the privi...

October 24, 2017

“I make ginger tea by boiling fresh ginger and adding a dash of cayenne pepper and lemon juice to help with congestion...” read the rest on eat this, not that!

May 31, 2017

As the weather gets warmer, and families open their windows, they could unknowingly put young children at risk.

Windows are listed as one of the top five hidden home hazards by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, and an open window is one of the biggest springt...

May 22, 2017

Are troublesome ADHD symptoms going untreated in African-American youth even after they are diagnosed?

According to a recent study published in Pediatrics, the answer is yes. Researchers found that African-American youth with ADHD are more likely to go off of their medi...

September 20, 2016

Dr. Ty sounds off about prescription drug addiction in a recent nbcnews.com article.

June 12, 2016

Check Dr. Ty out on page 101!

Changing the Face of Medicine Initiative (CFMI) is a groundbreaking multimedia project led by author Crystal R. Emery that includes an educational tour, a biographical photo-essay book and a documentary film. This initiative celebrates the...

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