Jefferson Health

Physician Profile

Rosalind Kaplan, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Clinical Associate Professor

Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - Women's Health
Primary Care Physician

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Office Locations

211 S. 9th Street
Walnut Towers, Ste. 401
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 503-4779
Fax: (215) 503-4922

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016


  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Temple University Hospital


  • Temple University Hospital

Recent Publications

A systematic review of lifestyle counseling for diverse patients in primary care

Pharmacotherapy of Obesity: Clinical Trials to Clinical Practice

Effects of obesity treatment on female reproduction: results do not match expectations

Association between weight bias internalization and metabolic syndrome among treatment-seeking individuals with obesity

Exploratory Literature Meta-Analysis to Characterize the Relationship Between Early and Longer Term Body Weight Loss for Antiobesity Compounds

Management of obesity

A randomized controlled trial testing an Internet delivered cost–benefit approach to weight loss maintenance

An update on naltrexone/bupropion extended-release in the treatment of obesity

Advancing the revolution in the behavioral treatment of obesity

Weight loss maintenance strategies among rural breast cancer survivors: The rural women connecting for better health trial

Behavioral Treatment of the Patient with Obesity

Pharmacy workforce to prevent and manage non-communicable diseases in developing nations: The case of Nepal

Evaluation of anti-obesity effect of Fattolin, a polyherbal formulation in progesterone induced obesity in mice

Pharmacologic Approaches to Weight Management: Recent Gains and Shortfalls in Combating Obesity

A systematic review and meta-analysis of primary prevention programmes to improve cardio-metabolic risk in non-urban communities

Bile acids synthesis decreases after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy

Protocol for the Rural Engagement in Primary Care for Optimizing Weight Reduction (RE-POWER) Trial: Comparing three obesity treatment models in rural primary care

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Random control trial of hot compresses for women those who used laxatives on severity of constipation and quality of life

GLP-1 analogue use in patients with sub-optimally controlled type 1 diabetes or obesity improves weight and HbA1c