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Rita S Axelrod, MD Internal Medicine

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Internal Medicine Philadelphia, PA

Quick Facts

  • ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
  • 4.3  
     
  • 51 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
  • SPEAKS English, Spanish, Chinese
  • New York University School Of Medicine
  • 2 COMMENTS
  • 2 AWARDS
  • 3 SPECIALTIES
  • 5 EXPERTISE
  • 3 BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS
  • 5 Location

About Dr. Rita S Axelrod MD

Dr. Rita S Axelrod, MD is a doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA, with other offices in Philadelphia, PA and Philadelphia, PA( and 3 other locations). She has 51 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology.

Dr. Axelrod has received 2 awards.

Compassionate Doctor RecognitionPatients' Choice Award

Locations

Dr. Rita S Axelrod has 5 locations

Kimmel Cancer Center Jefferson Medical Oncology 925 Chestnut St Ste 320A Philadelphia, PA 19107
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Dr. Rita S Axelrod 925 Chestnut St Ste 320A Philadelphia, PA 19107
Jefferson Clinical Cancer Genetics Service 111 S 11th St Philadelphia, PA 19107
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Jefferson Infusion Center 925 Chestnut St Ste 220A Philadelphia, PA 19107
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center At Jefferson 925 Chestnut St Ste 220A Philadelphia, PA 19107

Specialties

Dr. Rita S Axelrod has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Medical Oncology
Hematology/Oncology

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Rita S Axelrod has the following 5 expertise

  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Metastasis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Lung Cancer

Awards

2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

Education

51 Years Experience

Education
New York University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1970

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More about Dr. Rita S Axelrod

Dr. Axelrod graduated from the New York University School of Medicine in 1970. She works in Philadelphia, PA and 4 other locations and specializes in Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology. Dr. Axelrod is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Deborah Heart & Lung Center.

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