Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile


Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program

Gastroenterology - GI Cancer (Colon, Rectal, Liver, Bile Duct, Esophagus)
Gastroenterology - Liver Disease/Transplantation

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Office Locations

132 S. 10th Street
Suite 450
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8900
East Norriton
1 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton PA 19401
Phone: (215) 955-8900
1095 Rydal Road
Rydal Executive Plaza
Rydal PA 19046
Phone: (215) 955-8900
3998 Red Lion Road
Suite 240
Philadelphia PA 19114
Phone: (215) 955-8900
599 W. State Street
Suite 200
Doylestown PA 18901
Phone: (215) 955-8900

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

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


  • University of Cape Town, South Africa, Medical School


  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA


  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA


  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

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

  • 1199
  • Aetna
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • Tricare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Distribution of serum concentrations reported for macroenzyme aspartate aminotransferase (macro-AST)

Listing practices for morbidly obese patients at liver transplantation centers in the United States

Terlipressin Plus Albumin Is More Effective Than Albumin Alone in Improving Renal Function in Patients with Cirrhosis and Hepatorenal Syndrome Type 1

Long-Term Care of the Abdominal Organ Transplant Recipient: Pearls for the Primary Care Provider

Liver and Kidney Transplantation: A Half-Century Historical Perspective

Antibiotic prophylaxis for pre-liver transplant patients: where is the evidence?

Acute autoimmune hepatitis presenting with peripheral blood eosinophilia

Hepatology and transplant hepatology: A case based approach

Hepatology Update: Current Management and New Therapies

Liver Transplantation in the 21st Century: Expanding the Donor Options

The impact of biopsychosocial factors on quality of life: Women with primary biliary cirrhosis on waiting list and post liver transplantation

Liver Disease in Pregnancy

Uncertainty and liver transplantation: Women with primary biliary cirrhosis before and after transplant

Education and imaging. Hepatobiliary and pancreatic: Budd-Chiari syndrome presenting as a caudate lobe pseudotumor.

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic: Budd-Chiari syndrome presenting as a caudate lobe pseudotumor

Stigma and liver disease

Bleeding Rectal Varices: Trouble Upstream?


Portal Hypertension and Variceal Hemorrhage

The ACE gene I/D polymorphism does not affect the susceptibility to or prognosis of PBC