Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Karen  Novielli, MD

Karen Novielli, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Family Medicine (Not Accepting New Patients)
Geriatric Medicine (Not Accepting New Patients)
Primary Care Physician (Not Accepting New Patients)

Office Locations

833 Chestnut Street
Suite 301
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-7190

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • 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 Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • 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
  • First Health 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 First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of DE
  • Medicaid of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Workers Comp

Recent Publications

Does formal mentoring for faculty members matter? A survey of clinical faculty members

Time well spent: The association between time and effort allocation and intent to leave among clinical faculty

Challenges in academic obstetrics and gynecology departments

Predictors of workplace satisfaction for U.S. medical school faculty in an era of change and challenge

Effectiveness of guideline-recommended cardiac drugs for reducing mortality in the elderly medicare heart failure population: A retrospective, survey-weighted, cohort analysis

Osteoporosis and other metabolic disorders of the skeleton in aging

Use of critical incidents to develop a rating form for resident evaluation of faculty teaching

Potentially inappropriate medication prescribing for elderly outpatients in Emilia Romagna, Italy: A population-based cohort study

Implementing the logic model for measuring the value of faculty affairs activities

Urinary incontinence in primary care: A comparison of older African-American and Caucasian women

Prescription drug use in the elderly: A descriptive analysis

Overview of geriatrics

The importance of individualized pharmaceutical therapy in the treatment of diabetes mellitus

Health beliefs and attitudes toward the prevention of osteoporosis in older women

Change of interest in surgery during medical school: A comparison of men and women

A practical guide to caring for caregivers

Correlates of physicians' endorsement of the legalization of physician-assisted suicide

A nutritional assessment of homebound elderly in a physician-monitored population

The importance of advance directives in primary care

Splenic infarction after cocaine use