Jefferson University Hospitals
David M. Shipon, MD

David M Shipon MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Clinical Assistant Professor
Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation
Cardiologist for The Great Life Program, Center of Integrative Medicine

Specialty

Cardiology

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Overview

Locations

Education & Fellowships

  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School
  • Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Aetna/US Healthcare
  • Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Years in Practice

21

Board Certification

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

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 Better Health
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • 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
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First VIP Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Litigation
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Oxford of PA
  • PPO Next
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • UPMC Community Health Choices (CHC)
  • UPMC For Life
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United AARP Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

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Notes

Specializes in General Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology, Sports Cardiology, Lipidology, and Integrative Cardiology. He is a lead physician for the Executive Great Life Program. In addition, Dr. Shipon is the director of the Cardiac Rehab for Jefferson University Hospitals.

Personal Statement

"Dr. Shipon is a non-invasive cardiologist whose emphasis is on the prevention of cardiovascular disease. He develops his treatment plan through a complete history & physical examination,advanced blood work & non invasive cardiovascular imaging. He creates individual treatment plan/preventive program for all of his patients. Dr Shipon is also a sports cardiologist. He has served on the NCAA task force for cardiology & also on an international task force for Electrocardiogram criteria in athletes."

Awards

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018, 2016

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.

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Locations

2422 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
Phone: (215) 389-1748
Fax: (215) 952-1943
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3 Crescent Drive
Floor 4
Philadelphia, PA 19112
Phone: (215) 503-7009
Fax: (215) 503-3191
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834 Chestnut Street
Penthouse 202
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6314
Fax: (215) 923-1062
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