Jefferson Health

Physician Profile

Jonathan Fenkel, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Director, Jefferson Hepatitis C Center
Associate Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program

Gastroenterology - GI Cancer (Colon, Rectal, Liver, Bile Duct, Esophagus)
Gastroenterology - Liver Disease/Transplantation

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Office Locations

132 South 10th Street
Suite 480
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8900
Fax: (215) 923-3447
Egg Harbor Township
2500 English Creek Ave., Bldg 800
Egg Harbor Township NJ 08234
Phone: (215) 955-8900
4735 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Medical Arts Pavillion 2, Ste. 1211
Newark DE 19713
Phone: (215) 955-8900
East Norriton
1 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton PA 19401
Phone: (215) 955-8900
213 Reeceville Rd.
Suite 17
Coatesville PA 19320
Phone: (215) 955-8900

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

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


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • University of Maryland Medical System


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Successful treatment of donor-derived hepatitis C viral infection in three transplant recipients from a donor at increased risk for bloodborne pathogens

Liver retransplantation for recurrence of HCV-related cirrhosis using hepatitis C-positive allografts: A 19-year OPTN analysis

Management of the Liver Transplant Recipient: Approach to Allograft Dysfunction

Effectiveness of Simeprevir Plus Sofosbuvir, with or Without Ribavirin, in Real-World Patients with HCV Genotype 1 Infection

Sofosbuvir and velpatasvir for HCV in patients with decompensated cirrhosis

Need to consider full societal impact of hepatitis B virus-positive donors

Virological outcomes and treatment algorithms utilisation in observational study of patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with boceprevir or telaprevir

Sofosbuvir and ribavirin prevent recurrence of hcv infection after liver transplantation: An open-label study

Complementary and alternative medications in hepatitis C infection

Transarterial chemoembolization for palliation of paraneoplastic hypoglycemia in a patient with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma

Treatment of severe alcoholic hepatitis with corticosteroids and pentoxifylline

Single-center comparison of three chemoembolization regimens for hepatocellular carcinoma

Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for the treatment of gastric varices

The Liver in Circulatory Failure

Herbal and dietary supplement-induced liver injury

The man who swallowed a table knife: A case report

Over-the-counter analgesics in cirrhotic patients: A case-control study examining the risk of hospitalization for liver-associated events

Tubercular pancreatic abscess presenting as fever and cystic pancreatic lesion with endoscopic management

An Unusual Cause of Hematemesis

Capsule endoscopy is safe in patients with pulsatile Novacor PC left ventricular assist device