Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Edward J. Filippone, M.D.

Edward J. Filippone, M.D.

Academic Title: Clinical Associate Professor


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Office Locations

2228 South Broad Street
Philadelphia PA 19145
Phone: (215) 467-8955

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Medical School


  • Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)


  • SUNY at Brooklyn NY


  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center - Brooklyn

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.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Commercial
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Litigation
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • PPO Next
  • Workers Comp

Recent Publications

Transplant glomerulopathy

The Nephrotoxicity of Vancomycin

Starting a Fixed-Dose Combination Pill versus a Single Agent for Patients with Hypertension

Membranous nephropathy in the kidney allograft

Rapidly Fatal Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Developing Within Six Days Following Deceased-Donor Renal Transplantation: Case Report

Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in the ED

Chronic Kidney Disease Linearly Predicts Outcomes After Elective Total Joint Arthroplasty

Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: an update for nephrologists

Adrenocorticotropic hormone analog use for podocytopathies

The humoral theory of transplantation: Epitope analysis and the pathogenicity of HLA antibodies

Blood pressure management in the wake of SPRINT

Sensitization trends after renal allograft failure: The role of DQ eplet mismatches in becoming highly sensitized

Humoral Immune Response and Allograft Function in Kidney Transplantation

Humoral immunity in renal transplantation: Epitopes, Cw and DP, and complement-activating capability - an update

The medical care cost ratchet

Idiopathic membranous nephropathy and IgG4: An interesting relationship

Posttransplantation normoglycemic diabetic nephropathy: The role of the allograft insulin resistance-a case report

The specificity of acute and chronic microvascular alterations in renal allografts

The case for intervention bias in the practice of medicine

Immunosuppressive treatment of idiopathic membranous nephropathy: The dilemma continues | Immunsuppressive Behandlung der idiopathischen membranösen Nephropathie: Das Dilemma geht weiter