Born in Edison, New Jersey, Dr. Jalaj earned a Bachelor of Science degree from New
York Institute of Technology, and graduated summa cum laude. He attended SUNY
Downstate College of medicine in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Jalaj completed his residency
in Internal Medicine at Boston University and his fellowship in gastroenterology at the
University of Florida at Jacksonville. Dr. Jalaj went on to complete a subsequent
advanced endoscopy fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This
additional training makes Dr. Jalaj one of a select few physicians in southern New
Jersey, and the only fellowship trained doctor in Atlantic County skilled in EUS
(endoscopic ultrasound). He is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology.
Dr. Jalaj is Chief of Gastroenterology at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center and on staff at Shore Medical Center.
He is also a gastroenterology consultant at Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation. Dr.
Jalaj has two convenient offices in Somers Point, Egg Harbor Township. He is a
member of several medical and gastroenterology societies including Duval Medical
Society, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and American Medical