Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Brendan G. Carr, MD

Brendan G. Carr, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Emergency Medicine

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Office Locations

2301 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: (215) 952-9130
Fax: (215) 952-5193
239 Thompson Building
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6844
Fax: (215) 923-6225

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

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 PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Mercy LIFE
  • PlanCare America
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Geography, Not Health System Affiliations, Determines Patients’ Revisits to the Emergency Department

Validation of an ICD code for accurately identifying emergency department patients who suffer an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

The Association of Prehospital Intravenous Fluids and Mortality in Patients with Penetrating Trauma

Don't Hate the Player; Hate the Game

Patient Characteristics and Temporal Trends in Police Transport of Blunt Trauma Patients: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study

Impact of superstorm sandy on medicare patients' utilization of hospitals and emergency departments

Emergency medical services response times in Rural, Suburban, and Urban areas

A metric of our own: Failure to rescue after trauma

Sex differences in rt-PA utilization at hospitals treating stroke: The National Inpatient Sample

Accuracy of Emergency Medical Services dispatcher and crew diagnosis of stroke in clinical practice

Hospital Emergency Care as a Public Good and Community Health Benefit

Cardiac arrest risk standardization using administrative data compared to registry data

The US Emergency Care Coordination Center

Value-Based Approaches for Emergency Care in a New Era

Adult out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in philadelphia from 2008–2012: An epidemiological study

The Pennsylvania trauma outcomes study risk-adjusted mortality model: Results of a statewide benchmarking program

Lead-Time Bias and Interhospital Transfer after Injury: Trauma Center Admission Vital Signs Underpredict Mortality in Transferred Trauma Patients

Disparities in access to trauma care in the United States: A population-based analysis

The relationship between processes and outcomes for injured older adults: a study of a statewide trauma system

Uniting big health data for a national learning health system in the United States