MedExpress Opens New Neighborhood Medical Center in Howell, NJ Offering Urgent Care, Basic Wellness and Employer Services

Offering Free Sports Physicals Through Aug 17th

Howell, N.J. (Aug. 1, 2016) – MedExpress announces the opening of its newest New Jersey neighborhood medical center on Aug. 3 in Howell at 4074 U.S. Highway 9 in Howell Plaza. As a welcoming gift to the community, the new Howell center is offering free sports physicals to patients ages 5-years-old and up from Aug. 3 -17.

MedExpress is open every day from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to offer patients a convenient option for timely health care needs. The new center will offer urgent care, basic wellness and prevention and employer health services to help keep local families and employees healthy. MedExpress offers walk-in treatment for everyday illness and injury, including more advanced offerings such as X-rays, IVs, labs, minor surgery, stitches and treatment for sprains, strains and broken bones. MedExpress wellness services include sports physicals, routine physicals, immunizations and tobacco cessation counseling. Local businesses can use MedExpress for workers’ compensation and injury care, pre-employment screenings and physicals and urgent care services.

“Our new center in Howell is part of our commitment to making sure patients in North Jersey have access to convenient, affordable, high-quality health care that meets the needs of their families and busy schedules,” said Shawn Ennis, MedExpress Area Manager for New Jersey. “The health care needs of families are changing, and our neighborhood medical centers are designed to meet those needs and help patients get back to their lives.”

MedExpress coordinates care with other area health care providers such as area specialists, PCPs and hospitals so that our patients receive coordinated, comprehensive follow-up care when needed.

MedExpress will hold a ribbon-cutting celebration and open house for the new Howell center on Tues., Aug. 2 from noon to 2 p.m. The event will include tours, interviews and photo opportunities with MedExpress medical staff. The open house event is open to the public.

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About MedExpress

MedExpress is a national leader in delivering high-quality, convenient and affordable walk-in care. It provides a broad scope of services including urgent care, employer health services and basic wellness and prevention services. MedExpress’ full-service neighborhood medical centers accept most insurance and are open 12 hours a day, seven days a week and always have a fully staffed medical team. MedExpress has administrative offices in Morgantown, W.Va., and Canonsburg, Pa. For more information, visit,, or