Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Carol F. Lippa, MD

Carol F. Lippa, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Cognitive Disorders & Comprehensive Alzheimer's Disease Center
Director, Division of Cognitive Disorders

Neurology - Cognitive Neurology

Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

909 Walnut Street
2nd Floor, COB Bldg.
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 503-1275
Fax: (215) 405-2517

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018


  • University of Massachusetts, Medical School


  • St Vincent's Medical Center


  • University of Massachusetts Medical Center


  • University of Massachusetts Medical Center

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 Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue 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
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan


Recent Publications

Potential genetic modifiers of disease risk and age at onset in patients with frontotemporal lobar degeneration and GRN mutations: a genome-wide association study

TIA1 Mutations in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Dementia Promote Phase Separation and Alter Stress Granule Dynamics

Diagnosis and management of dementia with Lewy bodies

Pathological Role of Peptidyl-Prolyl Isomerase Pin1 in the Disruption of Synaptic Plasticity in Alzheimer's Disease

Arguing against the proposed definition changes of PD

Dementia with lew body: Impacts of surgery


Clinical Subtypes of Frontotemporal Dementia

Alzheimer's disease: A financial crisis and the commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Medical insurance coverage and Alzheimer disease

Needs assessments of memory disorder patients

Diagnosis and prognosis in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus

TMEM106B protects C9ORF72 expansion carriers against frontotemporal dementia

Imaging and neuropsychological correlates of cognitive and behavioral symptoms in alzheimer's disease

Head injury and neuropsychological issues

Transactive response dna-binding protein-43 pathology in alzheimer's disease: Combined disease or shared degenerative pathways?

Mild cognitive impairment: A brief review and suggested clinical algorithm

The potential role of insulin on the shank-postsynaptic platform in neurodegenerative diseases involving cognition

A novel presenilin 1 mutation in early-onset alzheimer's disease with prominent frontal features

Enhancing resourcefulness to improve outcomes in family caregivers and persons with Alzheimer's disease: A pilot randomized trial