Jefferson University Hospitals
George P. Valko, MD

George P Valko MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Associate Professor
Gustave and Valla Amsterdam Professor of Family and Community Medicine
Vice-Chair for Clinical Programs and Quality, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Medical Director, Jefferson Family Medicine Associates

Specialties

Family Medicine (Not Accepting New Patients)
Primary Care Physician (Not Accepting New Patients)

Doctor Overview

Locations

Departments & Programs

Tests

Education & Fellowships

  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School
  • Internship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Years in Practice

29

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)
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • 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
  • 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 DE
  • Medicaid of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Workers Comp

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Awards

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2018
SKMC Faculty Team Achievement (Dean's Award) 2015
Top of the Klass (TJU President's Award) 2015
US News & World Report Top Family Doctors 2012
Castle Connolly Top Doctor in Family Medicine 2012
Jefferson Medical College Outstanding Clinician Award (Dean's Award) 2012
Jeff-HOPE Annual Recognition Award 2002
Jefferson Family Medicine Resident Teaching Award 1996

Primary Location

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