Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Howard K. Rabinowitz, MD

Howard K. Rabinowitz, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Family Medicine (Not Accepting New Patients)
Primary Care Physician

Make An Appointment

Click to call 1-800-JEFF-NOW (800-533-3669) or

Office Locations

833 Chestnut Street
Suite 301
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-7190
Fax: (215) 923-9186

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical School


  • St Christopher's Hospital for Children


  • St Christopher's Hospital for Children


  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson 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 PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Mercy LIFE
  • PlanCare America
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Retention of rural family physicians after 20-25 years: Outcomes of a comprehensive medical school rural program

The relationship between matriculating medical students' planned specialties and eventual rural practice outcomes

The relationship between entering medical students' backgrounds and career plans and their rural practice outcomes three decades later

Medical school rural programs: A comparison with international medical graduates in addressing state-level rural family physician and primary care supply

Increasing the supply of women physicians in rural areas: Outcomes of a medical school rural program

Am last page: truths about the rural physician supply

Increasing the supply of rural family physicians: Recent outcomes from Jefferson medical college's physician shortage area program (PSAP)

Comprehensive medical school rural programs produce rural family physicians

Addressing physician specialty maldistribution

Medical school programs to increase the rural physician supply: A systematic review and projected impact of widespread replication

Family medicine predoctoral education: 30-Something

NIH funding in family medicine: An analysis of 2003 awards

Rural health care [3] (multiple letters)

Long-term retention of graduates from a program to increase the supply of rural family physicians

Working Together - That's Innovation!

Lessons Learned - UME-21 Project

The UME-21 Project: Connecting Medical Education and Medical Practice

The rural vs urban practice decision

Critical factors for designing programs to increase the supply and retention of rural primary care physicians

Innovative approaches to educating medical students for practice in a changing health care environment: The national UME-21 project