Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

James J. Malatack, MD

James J. Malatack, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Pediatrics - General

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Office Locations

1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington DE 19899
Phone: (302) 651-4888

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Specializes in diagnostic problems in children


  • Medical College of Pennsylvania, Medical School


  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh


  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh


  • 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 Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Federal BCBS
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health Partners
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • Premier Blue
  • Workers Comp

Recent Publications

The case for the case report

Appropriateness of pediatrics case reports citations

A drug regimen for progressive familial cholestasis type 2

Liver transplantation as treatment for familial homozygous hypercholesterolemia: Too early or too late

Treatment of Neonatal Hemochromatosis with Exchange Transfusion and Intravenous Immunoglobulin

Failure of immunosuppressive drug levels to predict T-cell reactivity in pediatric transplant patients

The spectrum of mutations in the PCFT gene, coding for an intestinal folate transporter, that are the basis for hereditary folate malabsorption

Successful liver transplant for unresectable hepatoblastoma

Taking on the parent to save a child: Munchausen syndrome by proxy

The status of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in lysosomal storage disease

Chromosome rearrangement with no apparent gene mutation in familial adenomatous polyposis and hepatocellular neoplasia

Isolated congenital malabsorption of folic acid in a male infant: Insights into treatment and mechanism of defect

Granulomatous Hepatitis in Three Children due to Cat-scratch Disease Without Peripheral Adenopathy: An Unrecognized Cause of Fever of Unknown Origin


Polycystic kidneys, pancreatic cysts, and cystadenomatous bile ducts in the oral-facial-digital syndrome type I

Orthotopic liver transplantation, Epstein-Barr virus, cyclosporine, and lymphoproliferative disease: A growing concern

Liver transplantation in children: a pediatrician's perspective.

Marked Transient Alkaline Phosphatemia Following Pediatric Liver Transplantation

Varicella in pediatric orthotopic liver transplant recipients

Cat-scratch disease without adenopathy