Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Stephen  Karasick, MD

Stephen Karasick, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Radiology - General Diagnostic

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Office Locations

Gibbon Building, Suite 3350
111 South 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-7262

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Radiology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School

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
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Amer Assoc Retired Persons (AARP)
  • AmeriHealth
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Delaware
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Delaware Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Devon
  • Empire BC/BS
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • NJ Plus
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Defecography for the diagnosis of abnormalities in patients with fecal incontinence.

Cervical spine trauma radiography: Comparison of general and musculoskeletal radiologists, with emphasis on number of views

Case 23

Case 23: Replacement lipomatosis of the kidney

Defecography: Does parity play a role in the development of rectal prolapse?

The Role of Parity and Hysterectomy on the Development of Pelvic Floor Abnormalities Revealed by Defecography

Massive inguinoscrotal hernia: An unusual cause of vesico-ureteric displacement

Is constipation a disorder of defecation or impaired motility?: Distinction based on defecography and colonic transit studies

Esophageal strictures: Findings on barium radiographs

Cutaneous ileocystostomy (A bladder chimney) for the treatment of severe neurogenic vesical dysfunction

Improved quality of life and sexuality with continent urinary diversion in quadriplegic women with umbilical stoma

Intraoperative Endo-Luminal Ultrasound Evaluation of Urethral Diverticula

Trends in use of barium enema examination, colonoscopy, and sigmoidoscopy: Is use commensurate with risk of disease?

Functional urethral closure with pubovaginal sling for destroyed female urethra after long-term urethral catheterization

Prospective comparison of external sphincter balloon dilatation and prosthesis placement with external sphincterotomy in spinal cord injured men

Functional disorders of the anus and rectum: Findings on defecography

Hysterosalpingography before and after myomectomy: Clinical value and imaging findings

Asymmetric uterine enlargement: A reliable sign of leiomyomas [8]

Transurethral balloon dilation of the external urinary sphincter: Effectiveness in spinal cord-injured men with detrusor-external urethral sphincter dyssynergia

Cost containment in the use of low-osmolar contrast agents: Effect of guidelines, monitoring, and feedback mechanisms