Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Jason Baxter, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal-Fetal Medicine (High Risk OB)

Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

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

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • University of Texas at Galveston, Medical School


  • Abington Memorial Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University 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 Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • Tricare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Cervical length in adolescents versus adults

Implementation of vaginal cleansing prior to cesarean delivery to decrease endometritis rates

Discontinuing Oxytocin Infusion in the Active Phase of Labor: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Circulating Cell-Free DNA to Determine the Fetal RHD Status in All Three Trimesters of Pregnancy

Partner Involvement During Pregnancy and Maternal Health Behaviors

Opioid Utilization by Pregnant Women with Sickle Cell Disease and the Risk of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Assessment of a cervicometer compared to transvaginal ultrasound in identifying women with a short cervical length: a multicenter study

Evaluation of additive effect of quantitative fetal fibronectin to cervical length for prediction of spontaneous preterm birth among asymptomatic low-risk women

Second Trimester Cervical Length and Its Association with Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Delivery

Is universal cervical length screening indicated in women with prior term birth?

Is universal cervical length screening indicated in women with prior term birth?

Preferences in cesarean delivery surgical technique: A survey of maternal-fetal medicine fellows

Detection of microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity by analysis of cervicovaginal proteins in women with preterm labor and intact membranes

Timing of intravenous prophylactic antibiotics for preventing postpartum infectious morbidity in women undergoing cesarean delivery

Implementation of a universal cervical length screening program for the prevention of preterm birth

Tocolytics for preterm premature rupture of membranes

Amniotic fluid infection, inflammation, and colonization in preterm labor with intact membranes

A universal transvaginal cervical length screening program for preterm Birth prevention

Bilateral bell palsy as a presenting sign of preeclampsia

Cost and cost effectiveness of vaginal progesterone gel in reducing preterm birth: An economic analysis of the PREGNANT trial