Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Joseph M. Curry, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery - Head & Neck Cancers
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery - Thyroid/Parathyroid

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
7th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6760
Fax: (215) 503-3736

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

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


  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • University of Miami Hospitals & Clinic

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)
  • Amer Assoc Retired Persons (AARP)
  • AmeriHealth
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Delaware
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Delaware Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Devon
  • Empire BC/BS
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • NJ Plus
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Safety and efficacy of functional laryngectomy for end-stage dysphagia

Response to the importance of immunosuppression as risk and prognostic factor for periorbital non-melanoma skin cancers'

Buccal space malignancy in the setting of chronic sialadenitis: A report of 2 cases

Unplanned readmission following transoral robotic surgery

Tumor Metabolism in the Microenvironment of Nodal Metastasis in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Positron emission tomography/computed tomography after primary transoral robotic surgery for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Naso- or Orbitocutaneous Fistulas after Free Flap Reconstruction of Orbital Exenteration Defects: Retrospective Study, Systematic Review, and Meta-Analysis

Desmoglein 2 modulates extracellular vesicle release from squamous cell carcinoma keratinocytes

Metformin effects on head and neck squamous carcinoma microenvironment: Window of opportunity trial

Morbidity and Survival in Elderly Patients Undergoing Free Flap Reconstruction: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Metabolic coupling and the Reverse Warburg Effect in cancer: Implications for novel biomarker and anticancer agent development

Pathologic Markers in Surgically Treated HPV-Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer: Retrospective Study, Systematic Review, and Meta-analysis

Postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leak after microvascular reconstruction of craniofacial defects with orbital exenteration

Sialendoscopy for Sublingual Gland Sialolithiasis: A Novel Technique

Orbital exenteration for advanced periorbital non-melanoma skin cancer: Prognostic factors and survival

Surgical approach to locally invasive papillary thyroid carcinoma

First bite syndrome following transcervical arterial ligation after transoral robotic surgery

Prospective, randomized, controlled trial using best-selling smoking-cessation book

TP53-inducible glycolysis and apoptosis regulator (TIGAR) metabolically reprograms carcinoma and stromal cells in breast cancer

Multicompartment metabolism in papillary thyroid cancer