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Blair C. Weikert, MD

Blair C. Weikert, MD Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Dr. Weikert is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Medicine
    • Infectious Diseases

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Infectious Disease, 2008
  • Internal Medicine, 2006

Description of Clinical Expertise

specializes in infectious disease solid organ transplantation and evaluates those with HIV and other infectious issues both before and after transplant.

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Infectious Diseases

    Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine South Pavilion, 4th Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-PENN (7366)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Virginia Health System
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

American College of Physicians, National American Society of Transplantation, National Infectious Disease Society of America, National Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA), Philadelphia, PA, Local

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Weikert is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Weikert Blair C, Blumberg Emily A: Viral infection after renal transplantation: surveillance and management Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN) 3 Suppl 2 : S76-S86,2008.

Beatty G, Barin B, Fox L, Odim J, Huprikar S, Wong M, Diego J, Blumberg E, Simon D, Light J, Yin M, Davis C, Jayaweera D, hardy D, Ragni M, Johnson L, Subramanian A, Stosor T, Brayman K, Pursell K, Zang R, Lyon G, Taege A, Feinberg J, Weikert B, Stock P, Roland M: HIV-Related Predictors and Outcomes in 275 Liver and/or Kidney Transplant Recipients 6th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention, Rome, Italy : 2011.

Blumberg E, Barin B, Bloom R, Roland M, Frassetto L, Murphy B, Pavlakis M, Roth D, Moore J, Davis C, Saltzberg S, Fine D, Josephson M, Lyon GM, Zhang R, Stosor V, Brayman K, Johnson L, Shapiro R, Weikert B, Fatica R, Mogilishetty G, Hardy D, and Stock P: BK Virus is Not a Significant Cause of Graft Loss in HIV + Kidney Recipients 2011 American Transplant Congress (ATC) Meeting, HIV and Solid Organ Transplant Multi-Site Study : 2011.

Academic Contact Info

3400 Spruce Street
Silverstein Building, 3rd Floor Suite E

Philadelphia, PA
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)