Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Katherine  Sherif, MD

Katherine Sherif, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Jefferson Women's Primary Care
Vice Chair, Department of Medicine

Specialties
Internal Medicine - Women's Health (Not Accepting New Patients)
Internal Medicine (Not Accepting New Patients)
Primary Care Physician (Not Accepting New Patients)

Office Locations

Philadelphia
211 S. 9th Street
Walnut Towers, Ste. 401
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 503-4779
Fax: (215) 503-4922

Medical Services

Years in Practice

23

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018

Education

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania, Medical School

Internship

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)

Residency

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)

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)
  • Amer Assoc Retired Persons (AARP)
  • AmeriHealth
  • Amerihealth 65
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Berkshire Health Partners
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Delaware
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Delaware Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Devon
  • Empire BC/BS
  • 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 First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • One Net PPO
  • Oxford of PA
  • 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)
  • Provider Select Inc
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Workers Comp

Recent Publications

Discrepancy between knowledge and perceptions of dietary omega-3 fatty acid intake compared with the omega-3 index

Perceptions of a healthy diet insights from a 3-country survey

Hormone therapy: A clinical handbook

Effectiveness-based guidelines for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in women-2011 update: A Guideline from the American Heart Association

Effectiveness-based guidelines for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in women - 2011 Update: A guideline from the American Heart Association

Patients with higher cardiometabolic risk less likely to lose weight or exercise, despite more physician visits: Comment on SHIELD [1]

Diagnosis and management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians

Prevalence of hot flushes and night sweats around the world: A systematic review

Screening mammography for women 40 to 49 years of age: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians

Evidence-Based Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Women: 2007 Update

Current diagnosis of venous thromboembolism in primary care: A clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Physicians

Evidence-based guidelines for cardiovascular disease prevention in women: 2007 Update

Management of venous thromboembolism: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians

Management of venous thromboembolism: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians

Current diagnosis of venous thromboembolism in primary care: A clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Physicians

Should symptomatic menopausal women be offered hormone therapy?

Should symptomatic menopausal women be offered hormone therapy?

Pharmacologic and surgical management of obesity in primary care: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians

Evaluation of primary care patients with chronic stable angina: Guidelines from the American College of Physicians

Gender differences in the relationship between insulin-mediated glucose utilization and sex hormones in young African-Americans.