Jefferson University Hospitals
Barbara A. Berko, MD

Barbara A Berko MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Clinical Assistant Professor


Cardiology - Echocardiography (Not Accepting New Patients)
Cardiology (Not Accepting New Patients)

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Online Scheduling

Online scheduling is available for new and existing patients. Existing patients must have seen this provider within the past two years.



Departments & Programs

Education & Fellowships

  • Tufts University School of Medicine, Medical School
  • Internship: New England Medical Center
  • Residency: New England Medical Center
  • Residency: Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
  • Fellowship: University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Insurances Accepted

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.

  • 1199
  • Aetna
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Alliance PPO
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Americare (now Devon)
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Atlanti Care Health Plan
  • AtlantiCare PPO
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Choice of NJ
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Blue Select
  • Boeing Air Line
  • CCN Managed Care, Inc
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Corporate Health Administration
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Equicor
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • First Option HMO, PPO
  • First State Health Plan
  • Formost
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HIP of New Jersey
  • HIP of Pa
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Care Payors Coalition of NJ
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Healthnet
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intercorp
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • John Hancock Health Plan
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Litigation
  • MasterCare Group Health
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • Metrahealth
  • Metropolitan
  • Mid-Atlantic PPO
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • New Jersey Carpenters Fund
  • Oak Tree
  • One Health Plan
  • Oxford of PA
  • PPO Next
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Phila. Health Assoc
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Pru - Care Plus
  • Pru Care
  • Pru Care of NJ
  • Prudential HMO, PPO, POS
  • Qualcare
  • Seafarers
  • Teamsters Ins
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

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Primary Location

925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 503-5650
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