Meet Our Highly Trained Pediatric Orthopedic Doctors and Physician Assistants

Conveniently located in East Brunswick and Neptune, New Jersey


Our Physicians

J. Andrew Bowe, M.D.

Dr. Bowe’s medical school training was completed at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, New York. His orthopedic surgical training and pediatric orthopedic fellowship were completed at the University of Virginia and Tufts-New England Medical Center.

Philip J. Therrien, M.D.

After attending college at Bowdoin in Maine, he continued his education at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. His residency was at the University of Connecticut Hartford Hospital. His Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship training was completed at the Children’s Hospital of Boston.

David S. Weisman, M.D.

Dr. Weisman's medical school training was completed at the University of Medicine and Dentistry (UMDNJ). Dr. Weisman completed a surgical internship at Monmouth Medical Center, residency at UMDNJ and a Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship at the University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Heather W. Harnly, M.D.

Dr. Harnly's medical school training was completed at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Her orthopedic surgical training was completed at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey. After residency, she completed a sports medicine sub-specialty fellowship.

Thomas G. McPartland, M.D.

Dr. McPartland's medical school training was completed at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. After residency, Dr. McPartland completed a pediatric orthopedic fellowship at Children's Hospital Boston-Harvard Medical School.

Stephen E. Adolfsen, M.D.

Dr. Adolfsen completed his medical school training at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ.  He completed his residency at Yale University and then completed a fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital.


Deidre L. Bielicka, M.D.

Dr. Bielicka graduated with honors from Rutgers University majoring in Cell Biology and Neuroscience. She completed her Orthopedic Residency at RWJUH where she served as both a chief resident and chief administrative resident.

Terrence Ishmael M.D.

Dr. Ishmael’s medical school training was completed at the University of the West Indies in Barbados. He then completed residency in orthopedic surgery at Howard University Hospital in Washington, DC.