Jefferson University Hospitals


Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

Our medical team has the specialized expertise to help contain blood clots caused by deep vein thrombosis, usually in the leg, and prevents them from causing a potentially life-threatening complication.

Dehydration & Heat Stroke

Heat stroke symptoms include warm, red dry skin; lack of sweating; disorientation; and unconsciousness. Dehydration is an extreme lack of body fluids due to excessive heat and/or prolonged exposure to the hot sun.

Delayed Sleep-Phase Syndrome

For an accurate diagnosis of delayed sleep-phase syndrome (DSPS), seek the expertise of sleep medicine specialists of the Jefferson Sleep Disorders Center.

Dental Infections

If you are experiencing pain and swelling in the face, neck or jaws, you may have a dental infection and should seek help.

Dermatitis Herpetiformis

Our specialists provide expert care for dermatitis herpetiformis (DH), a chronic, extremely itchy rash made of bumps and blisters.

Deviated Septum

Our experienced surgeons can provide advanced surgical treatment to repair your deviated septum, where the nasal septum is displaced to one or the other side of the face, and restore your facial appearance.


Diabetes is a chronic condition that causes a person to have high blood glucose and its symptoms include frequent urination, unusual thirst, extreme fatigue and irritability, cuts or bruises that are slow to heal.

Diminished Ovarian Reserve

Having a low ovarian reserve is only an issue for women who want to become pregnant.

Diverticular Disease

Our physicians have the necessary expertise to accurately diagnose and effectively treat diverticular disease.

Drug-Induced Hepatitis

Our hepatologists are experienced in diagnosing and treating drug-induced hepatitis with the goal of stopping liver damage caused by drugs or other toxic agents.