Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Scott  Mintzer, MD

Scott Mintzer, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Specialties
Neurology - Epilepsy

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
909 Walnut Street
2nd Floor, COB Bldg.
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-1222
Fax: (215) 955-0606

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • University of Chicago/Pritzker School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • University of Chicago Hospitals

Residency

  • University of Michigan Hospital

Fellowship

  • UCLA 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 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
  • First Health Network
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • 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.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • NJ Plus
  • One Net PPO
  • 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

Effects of adjunctive eslicarbazepine acetate on serum lipids in patients with partial-onset seizures: Impact of concomitant statins and enzyme-inducing antiepileptic drugs

Evaluation of perampanel as monotherapy for focal seizures: Experience from open-label extension studies

Evidence for a pharmacokinetic interaction between eslicarbazepine and rosuvastatin: Potential effects on xenobiotic transporters

Letter re: Hand postures in primary and secondary generalized tonic-clonic seizures

Absolute spike frequency as a predictor of surgical outcome in temporal lobe epilepsy

AR2, a novel automatic artifact reduction software method for ictal EEG interpretation: Validation and comparison of performance with commercially available software

AR2, a novel automatic muscle artifact reduction software method for ictal EEG interpretation: Validation and comparison of performance with commercially available software

Driving and Epilepsy: a Review of Important Issues

Reflections on monotherapy trials for epilepsy – Authors' reply

Heart rate and blood pressure in sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP)

Long-term effect of antiepileptic drug switch on serum lipids and C-reactive protein

A MAP of seizure-freedom in patients with a normal MRI scan

Laser interstitial thermal therapy for medically intractable mesial temporal lobe epilepsy

Brand spanking II: Attack of the clones (or, the phantom menace)

Seizure outcome after switching antiepileptic drugs: A matched, prospective study

Statins for poststroke seizures: The first antiepileptogenic agent?

Predicting the laterality of temporal lobe epilepsy from PET, MRI, and DTI: A multimodal study: Predicting temporal lobe epilepsy laterality

Ezogabine (Retigabine)

Carbamazepine, oxcarbazepine, and eslicarbazepine

Undiplomatic immunity: Epilepsy and autoimmune disease