Jefferson University Hospitals


Spinal Cord Injury

Early intervention and appropriate treatment are critical in the event of an acute spinal cord injury; they may determine whether a person will walk again.

Spinal Tumors

Our skilled physicians provide expert diagnose and treatment of both primary and metastatic spinal tumors.

Sports Fractures

We have one of the largest sports medicine services in the country and have treated numerous sports fractures and other injuries.

Squamous Cell Carcinoma

If you are diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma, the second most common form of skin cancer found in Caucasians, seek the expertise of one of our physicians.

STD (Sexually Transmitted Disease)

Our primary care physicians can be a first line of defense if you suspect you have been exposed to a sexually transmitted disease (STD).

Stomach Cancer

Our specialists provide thorough evaluation and treatment of stomach cancer as it is difficult to diagnose early because there are no symptoms.


Our stroke centers are some of the most advanced centers in the U.S. for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research of stroke.

Stuffy Nose (Nasal Congestion)

A stuffy nose is a blockage of the air passageways in the nose caused by anything that irritates or inflames the nasal tissues, such as the common cold, allergies or spicy foods.

Substance Abuse

We are committed to helping people find the courage to heal from substance abuse including alcoholism and drug addiction and move toward recovery.

Sudden Cardiac Death

If you or someone you are with suddenly collapses, loses consciousness and stops breathing, it is critical to begin resuscitative efforts immediately in order to prevent sudden cardiac death.