Dr. Scott H. Adler MD Nephrologist

Dr. Scott Adler is a nephrologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cox Medical Centers and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Adler accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at Cox Medical Centers and one of 38 at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Cox Medical Centers

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Ranked #13 in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1995–1998

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1998–2001

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 16 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 12 years in Nephrology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Stemming the tide of rejection.
Adler, S.H., Bensinger, S.J., Turka, L.A.

Notch and the immune system.
Maillard, I., Adler, S.H., Pear, W.S.

Notch signaling augments T cell responsiveness by enhancing CD25 expression.
Adler, S.H., Chiffoleau, E., Xu, L., Dalton, N.M., Burg, J.M., Wells, A.D., Wolfe, M.S., Turka, L.A., Pear, W.S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon 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
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Network Health Plan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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