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Chyke A. Doubeni, MD, MPH, FRCS

Chyke A. Doubeni, MD, MPH, FRCS Physician

Harrison McCrea Dickson, M.D. and Clifford C. Baker, M.D. Presidential Professor

Dr. Doubeni is employed by Penn Medicine.

About Dr. Chyke A. Doubeni

Recognized by America's Top Doctors 2015 - 2017
Recognized in Philadelphia magazine's annual Top Docs issues for 2018 and 2019

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Overall Ratings

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Family Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Family Medicine, 1998
  • Public Health and General Preventive Medicine, 2010

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Lagos
Residency: University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital
Residency: Port-of-Spain General Hospital/Sangre Hospital
Residency: Leicester Royal Infirmary
Residency: Worcester Royal Infirmary
Residency: University of Utah Medical Center
Residency: Sinai-Grace Hospital
Residency: Duke University Medical Center
Residency: University of Massachusetts Medical Center

Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), National American Association for Cancer Research, National American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM), National American Gastroenterological Society, National North America Primary Care Research Group, International Population-Based Research Optimizing Screening through Personalized Regimens (PROSPR) Network Group, National The Royal College of Surgeons of England, International U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Doubeni is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Description of Research Expertise:

Dr. Doubeni begins a new position as the inaugural Director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Health Equity and Community Engagement Research, and Professor of Family Medicine at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, effective July 1, 2019

Selected Publications:

US Preventive Services Task Force, Owens DK, Davidson KW, Krist AH, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Curry SJ, Doubeni CA, Epling JW Jr, Kubik M, Landefeld CS, Mangione CM, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB.: Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement JAMA 321 (22): 2203-2213,2019.

US Preventive Services Task Force, Owens DK, Davidson KW, Krist AH, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Curry SJ, Doubeni CA, Epling JW Jr, Kubik M, Landefeld CS, Mangione CM, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB: Screening for HIV Infection: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement JAMA : 2019.

Wolk CB, Doubeni CA, Klusaritz HA, Bilger A, Paterson E, Oslin DW: Perspectives and Practice in the Identification and Treatment of Opioid Use, Alcohol Use, and Depressive Disorders Psychiatr Serv : 2019.

Breen N, Skinner CS, Zheng Y, Inrig S, Corley DA, Beaber EF, Garcia M, Chubak J, Doubeni C, Quinn VP, Haas JS, Li CI, Wernli KJ, Klabunde CN; PROSPR consortium: Time to Follow-up After Colorectal Cancer Screening by Health Insurance Type Am J Prev Med 56 (5): e143-e152,2019.

US Preventive Services Task Force, Curry SJ, Krist AH, Owens DK, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Doubeni CA, Epling JW Jr, Kemper AR, Kubik M, Landefeld CS, Mangione CM, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB: Screening for Elevated Blood Lead Levels in Children and Pregnant Women: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement JAMA 321 (15): 1502-1509,2019.

Mehta [Doubeni - senior author]: Financial Incentives Do Not Boost Use of At-Home CRC Screening Tests Physician's Briefing (HealthDay News), Bioportfolio, Drugs.com : 2019.

Mehta [Doubeni-senior author]: Mailing colorectal cancer screening kit found effective, regardless of financial incentive [A] Financial incentives didn't improve response rates to mailed colorectal cancer screening tests [B] Money for FIT Completion Does Not Boost Uptake [C] Colorectal Cancer Researchers Ask Test Subjects to Get Their Hands Dirty [D] [A]] - 7th Space Family Portal, MedicalXpress, ecancer, Newswise, ScienceDaily, EurekAlert! [B] - 7th Space Family Portal, EurekAlert! [C] - Medical Health News, MedPage Today [D] - Inverse) : 2019.

Mehta SJ, Pepe RS, Gabler NB, Kanneganti M, Reitz C, Saia C, Teel J, Asch DA, Volpp KG, Doubeni CA: Effect of Financial Incentives on Patient Use of Mailed Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests: A Randomized Clinical Trial JAMA Network Open 2 (3): e191156,2019.

Mehta [Doubeni - Senior author]: Financial incentives don't increase FIT completion rates, study finds: 4 details [A] Not even money prods patients to mail-in colon tests, study suggests [B] Many Takers For Colorectal Cancer Screening Kit Sent by Mail [C] Money isn't boosting colorectal cancer screening rates [D] [A] - Becker's ASC Review: 28 Mar 2019 [B] - Medical Health News: 25 Mar 2019 [C] - Medindia: 24 Mar 2019 [D] - Medical Health News, Modern Healthcare: 24/22 Mar 2019 : 2019.

US Preventive Services Task Force, Curry SJ, Krist AH, Owens DK, Barry MJ, Caughey AB, Davidson KW, Doubeni CA, Epling JW Jr, Grossman DC, Kemper AR, Kubik M, Landefeld CS, Mangione CM, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB: Interventions to Prevent Perinatal Depression: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement JAMA 321 (6): 580-587,2019.

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Academic Contact Info

Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
3930 Chestnut Street, 1st floor

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)