Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Neera K. Goyal, MD

Neera K. Goyal, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Pediatrics - General

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Office Locations

833 Chestnut Street
Suite 300
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 861-8800
Fax: (215) 861-8815

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • University of Texas Southwestern, Medical School


  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • 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
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Tricare

Recent Publications

Participation in Home Visitation is Associated with Higher Utilization of Early Intervention

Reporting of Infant Mortality and Birth Outcomes Prior to Viability

Primary Care and Home Visiting Utilization Patterns among At-Risk Infants

County-level Variation in Infant Mortality Reporting at Early Previable Gestational Ages

Refusal of Vitamin K by Parents of Newborns: A Survey of the Better Outcomes Through Research for Newborns Network

Timely and Appropriate Healthcare Access for Newborns: A Neighborhood-Based, Improvement Science Approach

Home visiting for first-time mothers and subsequent pregnancy spacing

Piloting a Statewide Home Visiting Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative

Care Coordination Associated with Improved Timing of Newborn Primary Care Visits

Multilevel assessment of prenatal engagement in home visiting

Utility of decision rules for transcutaneous bilirubin measurements

Using quality improvement to promote implementation and increase well child visits in home visiting

Predictors of maternal depressive symptom trajectories over the first 18 months in home visiting

Evaluation of a Community-Based Approach to Strengthen Retention in Early Childhood Home Visiting

Risk of Hospital Readmission Among Infants With Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Risk prediction for adverse pregnancy outcomes in a medicaid population

Effects of home visiting and maternal mental health on use of the emergency department among late preterm infants

Discrepancies between transcutaneous and serum bilirubin measurements

Hospital Care and Early Breastfeeding Outcomes Among Late Preterm, Early-Term, and Term Infants

Association of maternal and community factors with enrollment in home visiting among at-risk, first-time mothers