Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Michael  Unger, MD

Michael Unger, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Specialties
Critical Care/Pulmonary/Allergy/Immunology
Critical Care/Pulmonary/Allergy/Immunology - Asthma
Pulmonary Medicine

Appointment Scheduling

Call 1-800-JEFF-NOW

MyChart

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Online Scheduling

Online scheduling is available for new and existing patients. Existing patients must have seen this provider within the past two years.

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
834 Walnut Street
Ste. 650
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5161
Fax: (215) 923-6003

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • Faculty of Medicine, University of Bordeaux, France, Medical School

Internship

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI

Residency

  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

Fellowship

  • Weill Cornell Medical Center - New York Presbyterian 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)
  • Amer Assoc Retired Persons (AARP)
  • AmeriHealth
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • 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
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • 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.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • NJ Plus
  • 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)
  • Qualcare
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Lung Cancer in the Older Patient

The international association for the study of lung cancer consensus statement on optimizing management of EGFR mutation-positive non-small cell lung cancer: Status in 2016

Screening for lung cancer: Moving into a new era

Follow-up and surveillance of the patient with lung cancer after curative-intent therapy: Diagnosis and management of lung cancer, 3rd ed: American college of chest physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines

Lung cancer screening: Clinical practice guidelines in oncology

Epidemiological and clinical aspects of lung cancer

Follow-up and surveillance of the lung cancer patient following curative intent therapy: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guideline (2nd edition)

A proposed classification system of central airway stenosis

A pause, progress, and reassessment in lung cancer screening

A randomized pilot study of cognitive-behavioral therapy versus basic health education for smoking cessation among cancer patients

Frequent activation of AKT in non-small cell lung carcinomas and preneoplastic bronchial lesions

Characteristics of cancer patients entering a smoking cessation program and correlates of quit motivation: Implications for the development of tobacco control programs for cancer patients

Comparing cancer patients who enroll in a smoking cessation program at a comprehensive cancer center with those who decline enrollment

Psychological issues related to the use of spiral CT for lung cancer early detection

Endobronchial therapy of neoplasms

Follow-up and surveillance of the lung cancer patient following curative-intent therapy

Longitudinal predictors of continued tobacco use among patients diagnosed with cancer

Processes of change related to smoking behavior among cancer patients

Characteristics of female smokers attending a lung cancer screening program: A pilot study with implications for program development

Correlates of tobacco use among smokers and recent quitters diagnosed with cancer