Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Jay Greenspan, MD

Academic Title: Professor
Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Pediatrics - Neonatology

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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

Recent Publications

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

Dopamine and Dobutamine Use in Preterm or Low Birth Weight Neonates in the Premier 2008 Database

Implementing medication reconciliation in outpatient pediatrics

Optimizing patient/caregiver satisfaction through quality of communication in the pediatric emergency department

Do premature female infants really do better than their male counterparts?

Revised dose schema of sublingual buprenorphine in the treatment of the neonatal opioid abstinence syndrome

Estimating pediatric inpatient medication use in the United States

Quality care for children: Inpatient medication use in a mid-atlantic hospital system 2000-2003

Are outcomes and care processes for preterm neonates influenced by health insurance status?

Incubator weaning in preterm infants and associated practice variation

Retinopathy of prematurity: Does race matter?

Differences in short-term neonatal outcomes between discordant Twins

Changing use of surfactant over 6 years and its relationship to chronic lung disease