Jose Pinto, D.O., F.A.C.O.G.


Dr. Pinto earned his medical degree from the University of New England – College of Osteopathic Medicine and went on to complete a residency at St. Michaels Jose-Pinto,-D.O.,-F.A.C.O.GMedical Center in Newark, New Jersey in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. He is a highly skilled, board certified physician who emphasizes care of the whole woman throughout the unique stages of their lives.

With over twenty-five years of experience, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to an ever-changing field of medicine. As the previous chairman at St. James Hospital in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, he has participated in the training process of multiple young physicians throughout his career.


As the founder of New Beginnings OB/GYN, Dr. Pinto strives to build a practice based on compassion, up-to-date medicine, and trust. The loyalty of his ever-growing patient base is a testament to the quality of care he provides them.

Dr. Pinto has delivered over 5000 babies, and has been in practice for 25+ years

Michelle Gavala, APN.Michelle-Gavala,-APN

Michelle Gavala, APN, earned her nursing degree at Penn St. University and her MSN in Women’s Health from Rutgers.  Michelle, a former labor and delivery nurse, now brings her patient-centered approach to New Beginnings.  She performs assessment, diagnosis and treatment for women across the lifespan.  She is proficient in contraceptive counseling, infertility and obstetric care, as well as in IUD placement and pessary fitting.
Michelle welcomes new patients.