Welcome to Care First Medical Group: Specialized in adult psychiatry and addiction medicine, Treatment and Counseling.

Dr. Tamer Wassef

Welcome to the website of Dr. Tamer Wassef, The founder of Care First Medical Group. Dr. Wassef is a board-certified Addiction Psychiatrist offering safe, confidential and effective Adult Psychiatry, Addiction medicine and  recovery management programs at his conveniently located office in Jersey City, NJ.

Dr. Wassef and his staff understand the struggles and frustrations associated with substance abuse through years of experience and training, and are dedicated to providing comprehensive detoxification services for all types of substance abuse. Patients of all ages, genders, occupations and backgrounds seek our confidential services to effectively treat and manage their drug addiction. Each and every patient that comes to our office is treated with respect, compassion and dignity to help them on the road to recovery.

We have several different detoxification programs available depending on the type and severity of each substance abuse case. Dr. Wassef will recommend a specific program for each patient after a thorough, one-on-one evaluation of the patient’s medical and addiction history and current overall health.

To learn more about the services offered in the Jersey City office, please call us today at 848-200-1688 to set up an appointment (usually within the same week) and take the first step today.



Care First Medical Group is a personalized outpatient clinic, specializing in innovative, evidence-based medical treatment for chronic pain and drug and alcohol addiction. Our caring and compassionate team of medical professionals work together to resolve problems that other clinicians have found difficult, if not impossible to solve. We integrate advanced pharmacology, exceptional psychotherapy, nutritional support, and the best of the integrative healing methods, when appropriate, to address an individual’s specific needs. Care First Medical Group has been nationally recognized for its research in advanced pharmacology for Chronic pain, Opioid addiction management, including its use of Buprenorphine, also known as Suboxone® or Subutex.  Please contact us for a confidential initial consultation.


  • Depression
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • PTSD
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chemical Dependency
  • Detox
  • Opiates
  • Suboxone®, Vivitrol ® Treatment
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Alcohol Issues, Use and Dependency
  • Sleep Problems
  • Problematic ADD and ADHD Pharmacology
  • Psychological Services
  • Alternative Methods

Care First Medicals
550 Newark Avenue. Suite 207
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Care First Medicals
74 Brunswick Woods Dr.
East Brunswick, Nj. 08816

Two Locations to Better Serve You:

550 Newark Avenue. Suite 207
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Phone: 848-200-1699
Fax: 201-256-4104

74 Brunswick Woods Dr.
East Brunswick, NJ 08816

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