Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Resa Lewiss, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Emergency Medicine

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Office Locations

239 Thompson Building
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6844
Fax: (215) 923-6225
2301 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: (215) 952-9130
Fax: (215) 952-9138

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

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


  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Brigham & Women's Hospital


  • Brigham & Women's Hospital


  • St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital, New York

Recent Publications

Erratum to: Pediatric emergency medicine point-of-care ultrasound: summary of the evidence (Crit Ultrasound J, (2016), 8, 16, 10.1186/s13089-016-0049-5)

A low-cost, easy to make ultrasound phantom for training healthcare providers in peritoneal fluid identification and task simulation in ultrasound-guided paracentesis


Education innovation: A four week point-of-care ultrasound mini-fellowship for physicians in practice,

Early innovative immersion: A course for pre-medical professions students using point-of-care ultrasound

A workflow task force affects emergency physician compliance for point-of-care ultrasound documentation and billing

Intensive point-of-care ultrasound training with long-term follow-up in a cohort of Rwandan physicians

Pediatric emergency medicine point-of-care ultrasound: summary of the evidence

Goal-directed Focused Ultrasound Milestones Revised: A Multiorganizational Consensus

Ultrasound vascular mapping for preoperative planning of dialysis access

Ultrasound examination of the extracranial cerebrovascular system

Ultrasound examination of the neonatal and infant spine

The Society of Clinical Ultrasound Fellowships: An innovation in the point of care ultrasound fellowship application process

Point-of-care ultrasonography for the rapid diagnosis of intussusception: A case series

Healthy Male with 6 Months of Dizziness

High body mass index is strongly correlated with decreased image quality in focused bedside echocardiography

Awareness, Utilization, and Education of the ACR Appropriateness Criteria: A Review and Future Directions

Research priorities in the utilization and interpretation of diagnostic imaging: Education, assessment, and competency

Renal Agenesis: A Bedside Sonographic Finding in a Patient with Flank Pain

Point-of-care ultrasonography by pediatric emergency medicine physicians