Dr. Robert W. Solit MD

Dr. Robert Solit is a vascular surgery doctor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 3 doctors at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia and one of 6 at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, General Surgery, 1962 - 1966

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, General Surgery, 1968 - 1969

Albert Einstein Healthcare Network
Internship, Transitional Year, 1961 - 1962

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1961

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic Surgery

PA State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Thoracoscopic drainage and decortication as definitive treatment for empyema thoracis following penetrating chest injury.
O'Brien, J., Cohen, M., Solit, R., Solit, R., Lindenbaum, G., Finnegan, J., Vernick, J.

Intestinal ileus secondary to Strongyloides stercoralis infection: case report and review of the literature.
Bannon, J. P., Fater, M., Solit, R.

Hydroxyindole-producing tumors of the pancreas. Carcinoid-islet cell tumor and oat cell carcinoma.
Patchefsky, A. S., Solit, R., Phillips, L. D., Craddock, M., Harrer, M. V., Cohn, H. E., Kowlessar, O. D.

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Insurances Accepted

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