Touchpoint Pediatrics, located in Chatham, New Jersey, is home to a highly qualified team of pediatricians providing outstanding service for families throughout the surrounding areas, including Hoboken, Morristown, Summit, and Berkeley Heights. Our pediatricians have been recognized with numerous awards and all hold impressive credentials alongside extensive training that enhances their care. Learn more about the accomplishments of our physicians and practice as a whole.

Recognition for Touchpoint Pediatrics

Both our owner Dr. Jennifer Shaw, M.D., F.A.A.P, and the entire physician team at Touchpoint Pediatrics have been recognized with awards and certificates that are merit-based and peer-reviewed. Neither Touchpoint Pediatrics nor any of our physicians have paid for inclusion in any list. These recognitions include:

Recognition for Dr. Jennifer Shaw, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Practicing since 1995, Dr. Shaw is one of the first board-certified developmental and behavioral pediatricians in the country. Helping families cope with their child’s behavioral expression, Dr. Shaw is well-equipped to deal with everything from temper tantrums to separation anxiety. Additionally, she has been recognized as one of the top behavioral pediatricians in New Jersey and listed in Consumer Network’s Guide to “America’s Top Pediatricians” since 2002, among other accolades. Her awards include the following:

  • Top 10 Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians in State (2014)
  • New Jersey’s Favorite Kid’s Doc (2009 to present)
  • Castle Connelly Top Doctor (1996 to present)
  • Top Doctors New Jersey, which is chosen by peers (2011 to present)
  • National Superior Doctor Award (2013 to present)
  • Listed in “Guide to America’s Top Physicians” for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine (2018)

Recognition for Dr. Margot Kerrigan, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Joining Touchpoint Pediatrics in 2010, Dr. Kerrigan has been nationally recognized by the NCQA as part of the highest-level Patient-Centered Medical Home. She was recognized in 2018 to present as one of New Jersey Family’s Favorite Kids’ Doc recipients and attended St. George’s University School of Medicine.

Recognition for Dr. Stuart Slavin, M.D., F.A.A.P.

After practicing pediatrics for 12 years, Dr. Slavin joined Touchpoint Pediatrics in 2011. Dr. Slavin attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where he received the Alumni Merit Scholar Award. During his time at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey (1999 to 2011), Dr. Slavin received a commendation for patient satisfaction from the medical staff president. He has been recognized by the NCQA as part of the highest-level Patient-Centered Medical Home and was named on the list of New Jersey Family’s Favorite Kids’ Doc recipients in 2018 to present. Additionally, Dr. Slavin has been awarded “Super Doctor” in 2017 to present as initially seen in the Millburn Short Hills magazine published May 4, 2017.  

Recognition for Dr. Valerie Tom

Dr. Tom joined Touchpoint Pediatrics in 2005. An assistant clinical professor at George Washington University School of Medicine, Dr. Tom has been recognized by the NCQA as part of the highest-level Patient-Centered Medical Home. Dr. Tom completed her pediatric residency at the Children’s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian Hospital and was recognized as one of New Jersey Family’s Favorite Kids’ Doc recipients in 2018 to present.

Find Compassionate, Skilled Pediatric Care in Chatham, NJ

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NJ Top Docs

Touchpoint Pediatrics awarded NJTopDocs Top Doctors – 2011 to Present

Highest Level Patient-Centered Medical Home

Touchpoint Pediatrics recognized as the Highest Level Patient -Centered Medical Home – 2014 to Present

Top 10 Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians In New Jersey

Dr. Shaw recognized as Top 10 Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians in State

New Jersey Family’s Favorite Kids’ Doc

Dr. Shaw awarded NJ Family Magazine’s Favorite Kids’ Doc From its’ inception in 2009 to Present

Castle Connolly Top Doctor

Dr. Shaw awarded Castle Connolly Top Doctor
1996 to Present

Top Doctors By Health Living Magazine

Touchpoint Pediatrics Recognized as Top Doctors by Healthy Magazine – 2011 to Present

Top Doctor

Dr. Shaw Chosen by her peers as Top Doctor

National Super Doctor

Dr. Shaw Awarded National Super Doctor – 2013 to Present

New Jersey Family’s Favorite Kids’ Doc

Dr. Slavin, NJ Family Magazine’s Favorite Doctor

Family Magazine Recognition

Dr. Kerrigan, NJ Family Magazine’s Favorite Doctor

Family Magazine Recognition

Dr. Tom, NJ Family Magazine’s Favorite Doctor

Dr. Shaw, Awarded Top Physician