Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Joseph DeSimone, Jr., MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Specialties
Infectious Diseases

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
1015 Chestnut Street
Suite 1020
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-7785

Medical Services

Years in Practice

18

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Residency

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Fellowship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

The effects of a pharmacist-delivered patient education programme on retention in human immunodeficiency virus care: A pilot study

Hepatitis B reverse seroconversion in a patient with well controlled HIV infection: A case report and a review of the literature

Erratum: Dolutegravir: A new integrase strand transfer inhibitor for the treatment of HIV (Pharmacotherapy (2014) 34:5 (506-520))

Dolutegravir: A new integrase strand transfer inhibitor for the treatment of HIV - An alternative viewpoint

Dolutegravir: A new integrase strand transfer inhibitor for the treatment of HIV

Rothia mucilaginosa prosthetic device infections: A case of prosthetic valve endocarditis

Candida cerebral abscesses: A case report and review of the literature

Fatal case of Weeksella virosa sepsis

Clostridium septicum panophthalmitis complicated by meningitis: A case report and review of the literature

Prevalence of obstructive lung disease in HIV population: A cross sectional study

Osteomyelitis of the jaw: A retrospective analysis

Candidemia complicated by endophthalmitis: A prospective analysis

Bloodstream infections in hospitalized adults with sickle cell disease: A retrospective analysis

Anti-HIV-1 microbicides - 'Chemical condoms' designed to limit the scourge of the HIV-1 pandemic

Attenuation of HIV-1 infection by other microbial agents

Antiretroviral therapy in the developing world

Molecular Diagnostic Techniques and Other Tests for Direct Detection of HIV

Successful desensitization to enfuvirtide after a hypersensitivity reaction in an HIV-1-infected man.

Treatment of Mycobacterium avium Complex Immune Reconstitution Disease in HIV-1-Infected Individuals

Infection of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt devices [5]