Dr. Walter K. Kraft MD Internist

Dr. Walter Kraft is an internist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Wills Eye Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Kraft accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 98 doctors at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and one of 2 at Wills Eye Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests: Pharmacology, Vascular, Neonatal, Phase 1 clinical trials

Education & Medical Training

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998

Thomas Jefferson University
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1995–1996

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Clinical Pharmacology
Certified 12 years in Clinical Pharmacology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 16 years in Internal Medicine

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Posaconazole Tablet Pharmacokinetics: Lack of Effect of Concomitant Medications Altering Gastric pH and Gastric Motility in Healthy Subjects.
Kraft, W. K.,Chang, P.,van Iersel, M. L.,Waskin, H.,Krishna, G.,Kersemaekers, W.

MK-0448, a Specific Kv1.5 Inhibitor: Safety, Pharmacokinetics, and Pharmacodynamic Electrophysiology in Experimental Animal Models and Humans.
Pavri BB, Greenberg HE, Kraft WK, Lazarus N, Lynch JJ, Salata JJ, Bilodeau MT, Regan CP, Stump G, Fan L, Mehta A, Wagner JA, Gutstein DE, Bloomfield D

Cardiovascular Protection to Improve Clinical Outcomes After Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: Is There a Proven role?
Okabe T, Kanzaria M, Rincon F, Kraft WK

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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 PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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