Jefferson University Hospitals
Birgit  Rakel, MD

Birgit Rakel MD

Academic Title

Assistant Professor
Director, Integrative Women's Health Program

Specialties

Family Medicine
Integrative Medicine

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Doctor Overview

Locations

Education & Fellowships

  • Free University Berlin, Germany, Medical School
  • Residency: Underwood Memorial Hospital

Years in Practice

30

Board Certification

  • Family Practice

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Insurances Accepted

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.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Federal BCBS
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO

Notes

Interests include integrative/alternative medicine

Contact Us

New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

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Primary Location

925 Chestnut Street
Suite 120
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-2221
Fax: (215) 955-2509
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