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Joseph Desimone, MD

Joseph Desimone, MD

Infectious Disease Philadelphia, PA

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College

Office Address

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  • 834 Walnut St
    Suite 650
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Phone: (215) 955-5161
    Fax: (215) 955-6003

Dr. Desimone's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Infectious Disease: General Infectious Disease

Dr. Desimone's Education & Medical Training

  • Thomas Jefferson UniversityThomas Jefferson UniversityFellowship, Infectious Disease
  • Thomas Jefferson UniversityThomas Jefferson UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Allegheny U of Hlth SciencesAllegheny University of the Health SciencesMedical School

Dr. Desimone's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1997 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInfectious Disease

Dr. Desimone's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011

Dr. Desimone's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Chicago Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center: Basic &Translational Research Program
    Chicago Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center: Basic &Translational Research ProgramNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2008 - 2011
  • Chicago Sickle Cell Clinical Network
    Chicago Sickle Cell Clinical NetworkNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2006 - 2008
  • DNA Methylation, Chromatin And Globin Gene Silencing
    DNA Methylation, Chromatin And Globin Gene SilencingNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2006
  • DNA Methylation, Chromatin, And Globin Gene Silencing
    DNA Methylation, Chromatin, And Globin Gene SilencingNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2003 - 2006
  • Dna-Binding Proteins And Fetal Hemoglobin Regulation
    Dna-Binding Proteins And Fetal Hemoglobin RegulationNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1990 - 1994
  • Control Of Hemoglobin Synthesis
    Control Of Hemoglobin SynthesisNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    1985 - 1985

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Alternate Names

  • Dr. Joseph Desimone, Dr. Joseph Desimone, MD, Dr. J Desimone, Dr. Joseph A. Desimone

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