Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Mark Curtis, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Director of Neuropathology and Residency Program

Pathology - Neuropathology

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Office Locations

263 Main Building
132 S. 10th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6206

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Neuropathology

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

Recent Publications

Thoracic spinal osteochondroma: A rare presentation of spinal cord compression

LINGO-1-Fc-Transduced Neural Stem Cells Are Effective Therapy for Chronic Stage Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

Cholesterol granulomas presenting as sellar masses: a similar, but clinically distinct entity from craniopharyngioma and Rathke’s cleft cyst

Spheno-Orbital Meningiomas: An Analysis Based on World Health Organization Classification and Ki-67 Proliferative Index

Teratoma of the spinal cord in an adult: Report of a rare case and review of the literature

Human parechovirus and enterovirus initiate distinct CNS innate immune responses: Pathogenic and diagnostic implications

Two interesting cases of intracranial IgG4-related disease and discussion of therapy options

Lumbar paraganglioma

Neural Stem Cells Engineered to Express Three Therapeutic Factors Mediate Recovery from Chronic Stage CNS Autoimmunity

Severe human parechovirus type 3 myocarditis and encephalitis in an adolescent with hypogammaglobulinemia

Intravenous injection of AAVrh10-GALC after the neonatal period in twitcher mice results in significant expression in the central and peripheral nervous systems and improvement of clinical features

Succinate dehydrogenase-deficient gastrointestinal stromal tumor: A clinical example and discussion of the entity

Two cases of spinal, extraosseous, intradural ewing's sarcoma/peripheral neuroectodermal tumor: Radiologic, pathologic, and molecular analysis

Homonymous hemianopia due to Erdheim-Chester disease

Glioma grade is associated with the accumulation and activity of cells bearing M2 monocyte markers

STAT5A/B gene locus undergoes amplification during human prostate cancer progression

Extended normal life after AAVrh10-mediated gene therapy in the mouse model of krabbe disease

Accelerated and enhanced effect of CCR5-transduced bone marrow neural stem cells on autoimmune encephalomyelitis

CNS recruitment of CD8+ T lymphocytes specific for a peripheral virus infection triggers neuropathogenesis during polymicrobial challenge

Oxidative stress and reduced glutamine synthetase activity in the absence of inflammation in the cortex of mice with experimental allergic encephalomyelitis