MAX DESHAW, MD
“Our philosophy at Affiliated Medical Associates is to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to every patient,” says Dr. Max DeShaw, a founding member of the group.
In 2011, the practice opened a state-of-the-art medical facility in Florham Park. This full-fledged diagnostic and therapeutic office features an on-site infusion center that enhances
treatment options and optimizes patient care and convenience.
Dr. DeShaw graduated with honors from University of Minnesota Medical School
in Minneapolis. He completed an internal medicine residency at Mount Sinai School
of Medicine, followed by an infectious disease fellowship with an honors distinction in
research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, both in New York City. Dr. DeShaw practices all areas of infectious disease and travel medicine. “My personal mission is to provide
the highest level of medical care, with my patients’ comfort in mind,” he says. Dr. DeShaw,
an annual New Jersey Monthly Top Doctor recipient, relishes the opportunity to improve the
health and well-being of every patient.
AFFILIATED MEDICAL ASSOCIATES
220 Ridgedale Avenue, Suite 2C, Florham Park, NJ 07932
W. SCOTT DIGIACOMO, MD
Board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology, Dr. W. Scott DiGiacomo
specializes in diseases of the digestive system. He offers his patients advanced endoscopic
techniques that may prevent invasive surgery.
Dr. DiGiacomo is director of outpatient gastroenterology at Saint Michael’s Medical
Center, Newark, and is responsible for teaching fellows and residents there. He is also affiliated with Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville.
A third-generation physician who learned his approach to medicine from his grandfather, he says, “I feel the patient-physician relationship is paramount. I listen closely to my
patients to fully understand their needs.” Dr. DiGiacomo was honored as a “Health Miracle
Maker” at last year’s United Way “Night of Miracles Gala” for his service to Essex County.
Named a Ne w Jersey Monthly Top Doctor three consecutive years, he also was recently recognized as a Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Top Doctor for gastroenterology and hepatology.
2801 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083
1072 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07106
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WILLIAM A. DIGIACOMO, MD, FACP
Board-certified internist Dr. William A. DiGiacomo practiced for 30 years in the same
offices and hospital as his late father, Dr. William H. DiGiacomo, and now he shares his
practice with his son Dr. W. Scott DiGiacomo, a gastroenterologist. “I’m proud that we’ve
been able to offer our patients exemplary care for two and three generations. They are like
family to us,” Dr. William A. DiGiacomo says.
His office is friendly and informal. “We build friendships with our patients. They often
stop in to say ‘hello,’ even when they’re not sick,” he says. Dr. DiGiacomo is a fellow of the
American College of Physicians and serves on the board of directors at Saint Michael’s
Medical Center, Newark. He has privileges at Overlook Medical Center, Summit, and is
an associate professor of medicine at Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical
Sciences. He has been named a New Jersey Monthly Top Doctor multiple times.
2801 Morris Avenue, Union NJ 07083
1072 South Orange Avenue, Newark NJ 07106