Jefferson University Hospitals
James J. Evans, MD Watch Video

James J Evans MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Professor
Professor of Neurological Surgery and Otolaryngology
Chief, Brain Tumor Division
Director of Pituitary and Cranial Base Surgery
Co-Director, Jefferson Minimally Invasive Cranial Base Surgery Center
Director and Founder of Cranial Base Surgery Fellowship Program

Specialties

Brain and Tumor Neurosurgery
Neurosurgery

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Overview

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Education & Fellowships

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, Medical School
  • Internship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Fellowship: Inova Fairfax Hospital

Years in Practice

18

Board Certification

  • Neurological Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

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.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Amerihealth 65
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Berkshire Health Partners
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • First Health Network
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First VIP Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • One Net PPO
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Provider Select Inc
  • Tricare
  • UPMC Community Health Choices (CHC)
  • UPMC For Life
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United AARP Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

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Awards

President, North American Skull Base Society 2018
Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010

Publications

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Locations

909 Walnut Street
2nd Floor, COB Building
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-7000
Fax: (215) 955-1113
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111 South 11th Street
The Bodine Center
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8516
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