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Dr. Rita Axelrod, MD

Dr. Rita Axelrod, MD

Age 74 Hematology & Oncology F

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Dr. Rita Axelrod, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Axelrod completed a residency at Med Coll Ga Hosps. She currently practices at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center - Jefferson Health and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. She accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Axelrod is board certified in Hematology.


  1. Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center - Jefferson Health

    1. 1
      Jefferson University Physicians
      925 Chestnut St Ste 320a, Philadelphia, PA 19107 (215) 955-8874


  • University of Pennsylvania, Fellowship Hospital — 1975
  • Med Coll Ga Hosps, Residency Hospital — 1973
  • St Lukes - Roosevelt Hospital Center at Roosevelt Division, Internship Hospital — 1971

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan
  • One Net
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • QualCare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Knowledgeable and Compassionate.... She will take whatever time is necessary and try whatever road she can to help her patients. I had been given 6 months in 2001 and is still here and able to enjoy my grandchildren as of 2016. What a wonderful caring doctor.
Rosemarie Cianfero in Bensalem, PA — Jun 20, 2016
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  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital
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