Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Frances R. Batzer, MD

Academic Title: Clinical Professor

Obstetrics & Gynecology - Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

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Office Locations

833 Chestnut Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5000
Fax: (215) 923-1089

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Gynecology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Medical College of Pennsylvania, Medical School


  • Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
  • Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)


  • Pennsylvania Hospital

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Diagnostic imaging modalities for müllerian anomalies: The case for a new gold standard

Harmony and compensation for oocyte providers

Uterine Cavity-Myoma Fistula after Hysteroscopic Myomectomy Mimicking Uterine Perforation at Hysterosalpingography: Case Report

Improving subject recruitment by maintaining truly informed consent: A practical benefit of disclosing adverse clinical trial results

Hematocolpos secondary to acquired vaginal scarring after radiation therapy for colorectal carcinoma

Diagnosis and treatment of a communicating uterus didelphys with an atretic hemivagina: Utility of 3-dimensional and intraoperative sonography

Is a placebo-controlled surgical trial an oxymoron?

Moving the womb

Abnormal uterine bleeding: Imaging techniques for evaluation of the uterine cavity and endometrium before minimally invasive surgery-the case for transvaginal ultrasonography

GnRH analogs: Options for endometriosis-associated pain treatment

A guest editorial: Posthumous sperm procurement: Demand and concerns

Assisted reproductive technology in HIV serodiscordant couples

Protocols for posthumous fatherhood [2] (multiple letters)

Postmortem parenthood and the need for a protocol with posthumous sperm procurement

Male neonatal circumcision: ritual or public-health imperative.

Male neonatal circumcision: Ritual or public-health

Adnexal masses: Imaging in the reproductive years

Ultrasound-guided soft catheter embryo transfers will improve pregnancy rates in in-vitro fertilization

Inhibin-B as a test of ovarian reserve for infertile women

Ovarian response to gonadotrophins, optimal method for oocyte retrieval and pregnancy outcome in patients with vaginal agenesis