Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • Acoustic Neuroma
    A rare benign tumor of the balance or hearing nerves, this condition is treated by a multidisciplinary team that includes neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists and otolaryngologists.

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
    Acute lymphocytic leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
    Acute myelogenous leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • Adenocarcinoma
    Our expert physicians develop customized treatment plans when tending to adenocarcinoma of the stomach.

  • Adrenal Gland Tumor
    Experienced specialists work with each patient to provide the best treatment plan for adrenal gland tumors.

  • Aplastic Anemia
    If you or someone you love has severe aplastic anemia, the unexplained failure of the bone marrow to produce blood cells, you should seek immediate medical treatment.

  • Asbestosis
    Lung disease caused by asbestos takes several decades to develop. Our pulmonologists work with patients to establish a diagnosis.

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    Our renowned experts in skin cancer and dermatologic surgery will develop a personalized treatment plan for patients with basal cell carcinoma.

  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
    Our urologists offer a full complement of minimally invasive treatments to patients with an enlarged prostate, known as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

  • Bile Duct Cancer
    Cholangiocarcinoma, also known as bile duct cancer, is often treated the same way as hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common form of primary liver cancer that develops in the main type of liver cell.

  • Bladder Cancer
    Our multidisciplinary approach to bladder cancer provides patients with the expertise of specially trained physicians.

  • Bone Cancer
    Our specialists provide personal care for patients diagnosed with bone cancer such as chondrosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma, myeloma bone disease, multiple myeloma or osteosarcoma.

  • Brain Tumor
    More than 1,000 brain tumor surgeries are performed each year including, gliomas and meningiomas, the most common types of brain tumors.

  • Breast Cancer
    If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, you can feel confident that our renowned breast cancer specialists will carefully guide you through the available treatment options and provide personalized care that takes into account all your medical and emotional needs.

  • Breast Cancer Men
    If you are diagnosed with breast cancer, our renowned experts will carefully guide you through the available treatment options and provide personalized care that takes into account all your medical and emotional needs.

  • Breast Lumps
    Our specialists can provide the latest imaging and surgical techniques to determine if the lump is cancerous or benign.

  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    Our multidisciplinary team is dedicated to primary brain tumors including central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma.

  • Cervical Cancer
    Our multidisciplinary team of specialists has expertise in treating women with both premalignant and malignant conditions of the reproductive organs, including cervical cancer.

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
    Chronic myelogenous leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • Colorectal Cancer
    Colorectal cancer has been found to be one of the most common internal cancers affecting both men and women, through early detection, this type of cancer is highly curable.

  • Craniopharyngioma
    A craniopharyngioma is a tumor arises in the extremely delicate area between the optic nerves, pituitary gland, and the brain.

  • Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma
    Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma is the most common type of cutaneous lymphoma that typically presents with red, scaly patches or thickened plaques of skin.

  • End Stage Renal Disease
    Our experts will evaluate your kidney disease, such as end-stage renal disease, and provide you with the best care available. 

  • Endometrial Cancer
    Endometrial cancer is the most common cancer of the female reproductive organs and has a high cure rate with early detection.

  • Erythroplakia
    Erythroplakia is a flat red patch or lesion that appears on the floor of the mouth or the tongue and can be precancerous.

  • Esophageal Cancer
    Jefferson’s medical team will give a thorough evaluation and devise a personalized treatment plan based on the size of the tumor, its location and the progression of your esophageal cancer.

  • Ewing Sarcoma
    Ewing sarcoma is the second most common malignant bone tumor in children and adolescents.

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor
    A gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) is one of the most common tumors of the intestinal tract and our surgeons are experts at removing them laparoscopically.

  • Genetics Ovarian Cancer
    Our genetic experts are dedicated to identifying and managing individuals with a known or suspected inherited predisposition to cancer.

  • Genetics of Breast Cancer
    Our genetic experts are dedicated to identifying and managing individuals with a known or suspected inherited predisposition to breast cancer.

  • Glioma
    <p>Our multidisciplinary clinical team is among the most experienced in the nation for treating gliomas, which is a type of brain tumor.</p>

  • Head & Neck Cancers
    Our specialists are experts in diagnosing and treating symptoms of head and neck cancer which include ear pain, a growing neck mass, shortness of breath, weight loss and a hoarse voice.

  • Hematologic Cancers
    Hematologic cancers affect the blood cells and are more commonly known as leukemias and Hodgkins and non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

  • Hereditary Breast Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
    We offer risk assessment, genetic counseling and gene testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome.

  • Hodgkins Lymphoma
    Our team of specialists provides personalized care and treatment for patients with Hodgkin's lymphoma. a type of blood and bone marrow cancer.

  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is a rare form of breast cancer that is treated by experts at our Breast Care Center.

  • Kaposis Sarcoma
    Jefferson's renowned experts in skin cancer and dermatologic surgery will check your skin and lymph nodes for signs of Kaposi's sarcoma.

  • Kidney Cancer
    If you or someone important to you has been diagnosed with kidney cancer, turn to our experienced team of urologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and radiologists.

  • Laryngeal Cancer
    A cancer of the voice box, laryngeal cancer is usually treated with radiation therapy or surgery.

  • Liver Cancer
    Our experts are leading the field in research for liver cancer and provide thorough analysis and treatment personalized for each patient.

  • Lung Cancer
    If you are at high risk of lung cancer, our specialists offer state-of-the-art screening methods to detect a lump, a mass or a nodule.

  • Lung Nodule
    Our specialists have the expertise to further evaluate spots on lungs, known as lung nodules, which are often found to be noncancerous (benign).

  • Melanoma
    As the most dangerous of skin cancers, melanoma personalized treatment is provided by our experienced multidisciplinary team of specialists.

  • Meningioma
    Our physicians are among the most experienced in the world at treating the common, benign brain tumor known as meningioma.

  • Merkel Cell Cancer
    Our team of specialists provides a personalized care for patients diagnosed with merkel cell cancer, a rare disease that develops on or just beneath the skin.

  • Multiple Myeloma
    Our multidisciplinary team of specialists provides expert care and advanced technologies for patients with multiple myeloma.

  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    Our ear, nose and throat doctors provide expert diagnosis and treatment of nasopharyngeal cancer.

  • Neck Mass
    Our ear, nose and throat doctors provide expert diagnosis and treatment of neck masses.

  • Neurocutaneous Syndromes
    Tuberous sclerosis and neurofibromatosis are just a couple of the neurocutaneous syndromes treated by our skilled neurologists.

  • Non Hodgkins Lymphoma
    Our experienced team provides personalized treatment for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

  • Occupational Lung Disease
    Our experts specialize in treating lung disease that is related to exposure to asbestos, coal dust or other work-related conditions.

  • Ocular Melanoma
    If you have been diagnosed with ocular melanoma, the most common malignant eye tumor, our specialists can provide personalized treatment options.

  • Oral Cancer
    Oral cancer is found in the mouth area and the oropharynx (the throat area at the back of the mouth) and is treated with personalized care by our doctors.

  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Our doctors provide expert diagnosis and treatment of oropharyngeal cancer, a throat cancer that develops just behind the mouth.

  • Osteoradionecrosis of the Jaw
    For diagnosis and treatment of osteoradionecrosis (ORN) of the jaw, a complication of radiation therapy, seek expert care from our physicians.

  • Osteosarcoma
    Here at Jefferson, you and your child will have access to the best physicians, the latest treatment and state-of-the-art technology for osteosarcoma.

  • Ovarian Cancer
    Jefferson specializes in cancer care &ndash; specifically gynecologic cancers &ndash; so if you are experiencing symptoms of ovarian cancer such as bloating or discomfort, visit our doctors.

  • Ovarian Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colon Cancer
    Genetic testing is sometimes recommended to learn if you are predisposed to certain types of cancer, such as ovarian cancer.

  • PMP
    Our specialists provide personal care and treatment for pseudomyxoma peritonei, or PMP, is a rare disease that is often found during surgery.

  • Pancreatic Cancer
    Our highly skilled and experienced group of specialists provides personalized treatments for patients with pancreatic cancer.

  • Parathyroid Cancer
    Parathyroid cancer is caused by high levels of calcium in the blood and symptoms include bone pain, fatigue and frequent thirst.

  • Penile Cancer
    Sores, discharge, bleeding or a lump on the penis could be signs of penile cancer and should be seen by one of our expert physicians.

  • Peripheral Neuropathy
    If you notice any unusual tingling, weakness or pain in your hands or feet, our physicians can evaluate you for peripheral neuropathy.

  • Pituitary Tumor
    Our specialists provide personalized care and treatment for patients with pituitary tumors.

  • Polycythemia Vera
    Our physicians are devoted to the diagnosis and care of patient with blood diseases such polycythemia vera, a rare disease that causes the production of too many red blood cells.

  • Prostate Cancer
    Our hospital offers one of the Delaware Valley's most comprehensive portfolios of diagnostic and treatment options for prostate cancer.

  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
    Adult soft tissue sarcoma is diagnosed with a biopsy as certain inherited disorders may increase the chances of being diagnosed with this malignant cancer.

  • Salivary Gland Tumors
    If you have difficulty moving one side of your face, seek treatment from one of our specialists as it may be a salivary gland tumor.

  • Sinonasal Cancer
    For an expert diagnosis of sinonasal cancer, a cancer of the sinuses and nasal cavity, consult the experienced team at Jefferson.

  • Skin Cancer
    Our specialists offer skin cancer screening exams, consultative evaluations, and treatment of all types for those diagnosed with skin cancer.

  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    If you are diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma, the second most common form of skin cancer found in Caucasians, seek the expertise of one of our physicians.

  • Stomach Cancer
    Our specialists provide thorough evaluation and treatment of stomach cancer as it is difficult to diagnose early because there are no symptoms.

  • Testicular Cancer
    Our specialists are experts at treating testicular cancer, which is one of the most curable types of cancer.

  • Thyroid Cancer
    Our experts provide thorough evaluation on any mass or nodule near the base off the neck for thyroid cancer.

  • Thyroid Nodule
    For proper diagnosis and treatment of a thyroid nodule, a lump in the thyroid gland, visit our expert physicians.

  • Thyroid Tumor
    Seek the expert care from our physicians if you show signs of a thyroid tumor including a lump in the front of the neck, hoarseness or trouble swallowing.

  • Tumor Cyst Of Jaw
    Our skilled dental experts provide thorough evaluation and treatment for patients with tumors or cysts of the jaw.

  • Ureteral Cancer
    Our multidisciplinary team of experts provides personalized treatment for those with uretera cancer, also known as renal pelvic cancer.

  • Uterine Cancer
    Your medical team will give a thorough evaluation and devise a personalized treatment plan based on the nature of your uterine cancer and decide if surgery is the best option.

  • Vaginal Cancer
    Our physicians are experienced in using the most advanced treatment methods and technologies available for vaginal cancer.

  • Vulvar Cancer
    <p>Your medical team will give a thorough evaluation and devise a personalized treatment plan based on the nature of your vulvar cancer.</p>