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Judy S. Chertok, MD

Judy S. Chertok, MD Physician

Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health

Dr. Chertok is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

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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Patient Comments

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Family Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Family Medicine, 2010

Description of Clinical Expertise

Family Medicine
Chronic Disease Management
Homeless healthcare
Reproductive Health - including Nexplanon and Intrauterine Devices
Prenatal Care
Breastfeeding
Child and Adolescent health
STD screening and treatment

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • 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
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Columbia University
Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

Memberships

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, International American Academy of Family Physicians, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Chertok is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Marina Zeltser, MD MBA, Alicia Lo, BA, Claudia Castillo, MD, Genevieve Ochs, MD, Judy Chertok, MD: Supporting Breastfeeding After Hospital Discharge at Penn Family Care Institute for Healthcare Improvement, improving patient care in the office practice & the community Annual Summit. : 2016.

Hurstak E, CHERTOK J. Klink K.: Homeless patients' perceptions of primary medical care in traditional and nontraditional healthcare settings. North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Conference : 2009.

Batra P, CHERTOK J, Fisher CE, Manseau M, Manuelli V, Spears J.: The Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Project: a new model for learning in the service of those in medical need. Journal of Urban Health. 86 (5): 781-90,2009.

CHERTOK J, Diaz D, Jani B, Paladine H.: Effect of electronic medical records on influenza vaccine administration in pregnancy. Society of Family and Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference : 2009.

CHERTOK J, Sheth A, Manseau M, Fisher CE, Lin J, Spears J, Young R.: Homeless population’s engagement in medical care: follow up at a student-run community-based clinic. Society of Family and Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference : 2009.

CHERTOK J, Castano P, Shah S, Baxi L.: Knowledge and intake of folic acid differ in clinic and private practice populations. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists : 2007.

CHERTOK J, Castano P, Westhoff C.: Knowledge and intake of folic acid in reproductive-aged Hispanic women. American Medical Student’s Association National Poster Presentation : 2005.

Academic Contact Info

Penn Family Care
3737 Market Street, 9th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-8777
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)