Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Michael Unger, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Critical Care/Pulmonary/Allergy/Immunology
Critical Care/Pulmonary/Allergy/Immunology - Asthma
Pulmonary Medicine

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Office Locations

834 Walnut Street
Ste. 650
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5161
Fax: (215) 923-6003

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Faculty of Medicine, University of Bordeaux, France, Medical School


  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI


  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY


  • Weill Cornell Medical Center - New York Presbyterian Hospital

Recent Publications

Lung Cancer in the Older Patient

The international association for the study of lung cancer consensus statement on optimizing management of EGFR mutation-positive non-small cell lung cancer: Status in 2016

Screening for lung cancer: Moving into a new era

Follow-up and surveillance of the patient with lung cancer after curative-intent therapy: Diagnosis and management of lung cancer, 3rd ed: American college of chest physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines

Lung cancer screening: Clinical practice guidelines in oncology

Epidemiological and clinical aspects of lung cancer

Follow-up and surveillance of the lung cancer patient following curative intent therapy: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guideline (2nd edition)

A proposed classification system of central airway stenosis

A pause, progress, and reassessment in lung cancer screening

A randomized pilot study of cognitive-behavioral therapy versus basic health education for smoking cessation among cancer patients

Frequent activation of AKT in non-small cell lung carcinomas and preneoplastic bronchial lesions

Characteristics of cancer patients entering a smoking cessation program and correlates of quit motivation: Implications for the development of tobacco control programs for cancer patients

Comparing cancer patients who enroll in a smoking cessation program at a comprehensive cancer center with those who decline enrollment

Psychological issues related to the use of spiral CT for lung cancer early detection

Follow-up and surveillance of the lung cancer patient following curative-intent therapy

Endobronchial therapy of neoplasms

Longitudinal predictors of continued tobacco use among patients diagnosed with cancer

Processes of change related to smoking behavior among cancer patients

Characteristics of female smokers attending a lung cancer screening program: A pilot study with implications for program development

Correlates of tobacco use among smokers and recent quitters diagnosed with cancer