Jefferson University Hospitals
Walter K. Kraft, MD

Walter K Kraft MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Director, Clinical Research Unit and Division of Clinical Pharmacology


Clinical Pharmacology (Not Accepting New Patients)
Vascular Medicine (Not Accepting New Patients)

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Departments & Programs

Education & Fellowships

  • University of Pittsburgh, Medical School
  • Internship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Years in Practice


Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Pharmacology

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

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
  • Blue Choice
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • Galaxy
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • Oxford of PA
  • PPO Next
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • Tricare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United AARP Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp


Governing Board Member, American Board of Clinical Pharmacology 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
Top 25 Most Highly Rated Teachers, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Internal Medicine Residency 2008
Jefferson Medical College Early Career Investigator Award for Distinguished Achievement in Biomedical Research 2010
Treasurer, American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics 2018, 2017, 2016


Primary Location

111 South 11th Street
Suite 6270, Gibbon Building
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6540
Fax: (215) 923-0835
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