Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Adam  Frank, MD, FACS

Adam Frank, MD, FACS

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Surgical Director, Pancreas Transplant Program

Specialties
Surgery - Transplant

Make An Appointment

Click to call 1-800-JEFF-NOW (800-533-3669) or

Office Locations

Philadelphia
1100 Walnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 503-6308
Fax: (215) 923-1420
Philadelphia
833 Chestnut Street
Suite 138
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (888) 855-6649
Fax: (215) 503-4290

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Notes

Also on staff at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Personal Statement

Dr. Frank is a UNOS designated Primary Surgeon for Open and Laparoscopic Living Donor Recoveries.

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Temple University Hospital

Residency

  • Temple University Hospital

Fellowship

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Maryland Medical System

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

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

Rapidly Fatal Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Developing Within Six Days Following Deceased-Donor Renal Transplantation: Case Report

CDC Group EO-4 and candida tropicalis peritonitis in a patient on peritoneal dialysis after upper endoscopy, colonoscopy and coil embolization of the gastroduodenal artery

Association of inflammation prior to kidney transplantation with post-transplant diabetes mellitus

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

KDPI score is a strong predictor of future graft function: Moderate KDPI (35-85) and high KDPI (> 85) grafts yield similar graft function and survival

Sensitization trends after renal allograft failure: The role of DQ eplet mismatches in becoming highly sensitized

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

Liver resection using cavitron ultrasonic surgical aspirator (CUSA) versus harmonic scalpel: A retrospective cohort study

Expanded criteria donor kidneys where the paired kidney is discarded owing to biopsy results: A concept that needs revision

Sensitization, pathologic, and imaging findings comparing symptomatic and quiescent failed renal allografts

Completely steroid-free immunosuppression in liver transplantation: A randomized study

The adipose tissue production of adiponectin is increased in end-stage renal disease

Peritransplant kidney biopsies: Comparison of pathologic interpretations and practice patterns of organ procurement organizations

Robotic-assistance does not enhance standard laparoscopic technique for right-sided donor nephrectomy

Author's Reply to Letter "An Alternative Surgical Technique for Caval Preservation in Liver Transplantation"

Report from the National Transplantation Pregnancy Registry (NTPR): outcomes of pregnancy after transplantation.

A pitfall in the current kidney allocation process using calculated PRA(CPRA) in patients undergoing desensitization

Acute humoral rejection in a zero mismatch deceased donor renal transplant due to an antibody to an HLA-DP α

An alternative surgical technique for Caval Preservation in Liver Transplantation