Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Fred Rincon, MD, MSc, FACP

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Neurology - Cerebrovascular/Critical Care (Stroke)

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Office Locations

909 Walnut Street
2nd Floor, COB Bldg.
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-7000
Fax: (215) 503-9170

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

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


  • Universidad Militar Nueva Granada, Medical School


  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center


  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital


  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Cooper Medical Center, Camden, NJ

Recent Publications

"cool" Topic: Feeding during Moderate Hypothermia after Intracranial Hemorrhage

Secondary hematoma expansion and perihemorrhagic edema after intracerebral hemorrhage: From bench work to practical aspects

Defining Futile and Potentially Inappropriate Interventions: A Policy Statement from the Society of Critical Care Medicine Ethics Committee

Beta-blocker therapy and impact on outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: A cohort study

Assessment of Antishivering Medication Requirements during Therapeutic Normothermia: Effect of Cooling Methods

Risk of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients with Large Hemispheric Infarction Undergoing Decompressive Hemicraniectomy

Acute Traumatic Coagulopathy Accompanying Isolated Traumatic Brain Injury is Associated with Worse Long-Term Functional and Cognitive Outcomes

Intraoperative Targeted Temperature Management in Acute Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

Intraoperative Targeted Temperature Management in Acute Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

Targeted Temperature Management in Nursing Care

Ethical considerations in consenting critically ill patients for bedside clinical care and research

National trends in burn and inhalation injury in burn patients: Results of analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample database

Intraoperative Temperature Management

Dabigatran-Associated Intracranial Hemorrhage: Literature Review and Institutional Experience

Clinical studies targeting stroke

Brain injury as a risk factor for fever upon admission to the intensive care unit and association with in-hospital case fatality: A matched cohort study

Hyperoxia is associated with higher case-fatality in ventilated patients with intra-cerebral hemorrhage

Incidence and morbidity of craniocervical arterial dissections in atraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage patients who underwent aneurysmal repair

Incidence of circulatory shock after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage and impact on case-fatality: A multi-center cohort study

Saving the ischemic penumbra: Endovascular thrombolysis versus medical treatment