Dr. Thomas P. Leist MD Neurologist

Dr. Thomas Leist is a neurologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 33 doctors at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Ranked #32 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1994

New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1994 - 1997

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

PA State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

A phase I trial of an interleukin-12/23 monoclonal antibody in relapsing multiple sclerosis.
Kasper, L. H., Everitt, D., Leist, T. P., Ryan, K. A., Mascelli, M. A., Johnson, K., Raychaudhuri, A., Vollmer, T.

Association of haplotypes in the beta-chemokine locus with multiple sclerosis.
Vyshkina, T., Shugart, Y. Y., Birnbaum, G., Leist, T. P., Kalman, B.

CD45 (PTPRC) as a candidate gene in multiple sclerosis.
Vyshkina, T., Leist, T. P., Shugart, Y. Y., Kalman, B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West 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
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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