Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Cecilia C. Kelly, MD

Cecilia C. Kelly, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Clinical Assistant Professor

Gastroenterology - Barrett's Esophagus
Gastroenterology - Celiac Disease and Management
Gastroenterology - Colon Disease
Gastroenterology - Colonoscopy Screening/Diagnostic
Gastroenterology - Esophageal Disease
Gastroenterology - GI Cancer (Colon, Rectal, Liver, Bile Duct, Esophagus)
Gastroenterology - Gastrointestinal Bleed and Ulcers
Gastroenterology - General
Gastroenterology - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn's and Colitis)
Gastroenterology - Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Gastroenterology - Motility and Swallowing Disorders

Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

1300 Wolf Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: (215) 955-8900
Fax: (215) 923-3447

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Personal Statement

I am interested in general GI, with a special interest in women's gastrointestinal health. I have done research in celiac disease and resident education in gastrointestinal bleeding.


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

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)
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Do no harm: Observation only in a 98-year-old woman with a suspicious large intraocular tumour

Plaque brachytherapy for posterior uveal melanoma in 2018: Improved techniques and expanded indications

Ciliary body melanoma manifesting as unilateral ocular hypertension and early cataract

Ruthenium brachytherapy for uveal melanomas: Factors affecting the development of radiation complications

Association between traditional clinical high-risk features and gene expression profile classification in uveal melanoma

Genome-Wide Analysis of Uveal Melanoma Metastasis-Associated LncRNAs and Their Functional Network

An infrared dye-conjugated virus-like particle for the treatment of primary uveal melanoma

Adjuvant Sunitinib in High-Risk Patients with Uveal Melanoma: Comparison with Institutional Controls

Optical coherence tomography angiography in choroidal melanoma and nevus

Current management of choroidal melanoma in Serbia

Uveal mealnoma: Clinical features and diagnostic procedures

Diagnosis and Therapy of Iris Lesions | Diagnostik und Therapie von Irisläsionen

Comparison of primary and secondary enucleation for uveal melanoma

Multimodal imaging of suspicious choroidal neoplasms in a primary eye-care clinic

Personalized Prognosis of Uveal Melanoma Based on Cytogenetic Profile in 1059 Patients over an 8-Year Period: The 2017 Harry S. Gradle Lecture

PRiMeUM: A model for predicting risk of metastasis in uveal melanoma

Evaluating Retinal Sequelae of Radioactive Episcleral Plaque Brachytherapy for Medium-Sized Choroidal Melanomas Using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography

Frequent GNAQ, GNA11, and EIF1AX mutations in iris melanoma

Overexpression of the anti-apoptotic protein BAG3 in human choroidal melanoma: A case report

Cytogenetic Abnormalities in Uveal Melanoma Based on Tumor Features and Size in 1059 Patients: The 2016 W. Richard Green Lecture