Dr. Benjamin Philosophe MD Surgeon

Dr. Benjamin Philosophe is a surgeon in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Howard County General Hospital and Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Philosophe accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 26 doctors at Howard County General Hospital and one of 19 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Hepatobiliary, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast), Transplantation

Clinical Interests: Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Liver Neoplasms, Liver Diseases, Hepatectomy, hepatitis, Biliary Tract Diseases, pancreas neoplasms, pancreas surgery, biliary neoplasms

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1995

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Diagnosis, Management, and Prognosis.
Page, A. J.,Cosgrove, D. C.,Philosophe, B.,Pawlik, T. M.

Single-Port Donor Nephrectomy Provides Improved Patient Satisfaction and Equivalent Outcomes.
Barth, R. N., Phelan, M. W., Goldschen, L., Munivenkatappa, R. B., Jacobs, S. C., Bartlett, S. T., Philosophe, B.

Total Face, Double Jaw, and Tongue Transplant Research Procurement: An Educational Model.
Bojovic, B., Dorafshar, A. H., Brown, E. N., Christy, M. R., Borsuk, D. E., Hui-Chou, H. G., Shaffer, C. K., Kelley, T. N., Sauerborn, P. J., Kennedy, K., Hyder, M., Brazio, P. S., Philosophe, B., Barth, R. N., Scalea, T. M., Bartlett, S. T., Rodriguez, E. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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