Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Jay S. Greenspan, MD

Academic Title: Professor
Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Pediatrics - Neonatology

Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

117 S. 11th Street
Pavillion Bldg., 8th Flr.
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-0710

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Case Western Reserve University, Medical School


  • St Christopher's Hospital for Children


  • St Christopher's Hospital for Children


  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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
  • CorVel
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next

Recent Publications

Buprenorphine for the treatment of the neonatal abstinence syndrome

Car Seat Tolerance Screening in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Failure Rates, Risk Factors, and Adverse Outcomes

Utility of Early-Onset Sepsis Risk Calculator for Neonates Born to Mothers with Chorioamnionitis

Considerations When Implementing a Pediatric Telemedicine Program


Physician Burnout: What Can Chairs, Chiefs, and Institutions Do?

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure versus Mechanical Ventilation on the First Day of Life in Very Low-Birth-Weight Infants

High flow nasal cannula use is associated with increased morbidity and length of hospitalization in extremely low birth weight infants

Physician Engagement in the Transformation of the Pediatric Patient Experience

New patient access for pediatric specialties: Some tools and challenges

Recent experience establishing a new pediatric palliative care team

Effects of multiple ventilation courses and duration of mechanical ventilation on respiratory outcomes in extremely low-birth-weight infants

Targeting hospitals for antimicrobial stewardship

Early caffeine therapy for prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in preterm infants

A new model to decrease time-to-appointment wait for gastroenterology evaluation

Use of analgesic, anesthetic, and sedative medications during pediatric hospitalizations in the united states 2008

Access to subspecialty care: Bringing back the specialty of general pediatrics

Neonatal non-invasive respiratory support: Physiological implications

Pediatric vancomycin use in 421 hospitals in the United States, 2008

Morphine use in hospitalized children in the United States: A descriptive analysis of data from pediatric hospitalizations in 2008