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Matthew B. Stern, MD

Matthew B. Stern, MD Physician

Co-Director, Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Pennsylvania Hospital President, International Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Society 2013 Emeritus Professor CE of Neurology

Dr. Stern is employed by Penn Medicine.

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About Dr. Matthew B. Stern

Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012 - 2015

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2005 - 2014

Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs issue from 2004 through 2016

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

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Clinical Specialties


  • Neurology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Neurology, 1983

Clinical Expertise:

  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease

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: Duke University School of Medicine
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


American Academy of Neurology, American Neurological Association, Movement Disorders Society, International Parkinson Study Group, Philadelphia Neurological Society,

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Stern is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

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


Selected Publications:

Moberg, P.J., Balderston, K., Roalf, D.R., Turetsky, B.I. Doty, R.L., Duda, J.E., & Stern, M.B.: Meta-analysis of olfactory dysfunction in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases. Presented at the International Neuropsychological Society, Thirty-First Annual Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii : 2003.

Moberg, P.J., Moelter, S.T., Eisa, M., Duda, J.E., & Stern, M.B.: Relationship of infrared light beam finger and foot tapping to unilateral UPDRS motor scores in idiopathic Parkinson's disease. Presented at the International Neuropsychological Society, Thirty-First Annual Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii : 2003.

Cantor CR and Stern MB.: Dopamine agonists and sleep in Parkinson’s disease. Neurology 58(Supp1) : S71-S78,2002.

During MJ, Kaplitt MG, Stern MB, Eidelberg D.: Subthalamic AD gene transfer in Parkinson’s disease patients who are candidates for deep brain stimulation. Hum Gene Ther 12(12) : 1589-1591,2002.

Grossman M, Lee C, Morris J, Stern MB, & Hurtig HI.: Assessing resource demands during sentence processing in Parkinson's disease. Brain and Language 80 : 603-616,2002.

Grossman M, Zurif E, Prather P, Lee C, Kalmanson J, Stern MB, & Hurtig HI.: Information processing speed and sentence comprehension in Parkinson's disease. Neuropsychol 16 : 174-181,2002.

Lee C, Grossman M, Zurif E, Prather P, Kalmanson J, Stern M, & Hurtig H: Sentence comprehension and information processing speed in Parkinson's disease. J Int Neuropsych 8 : 203-204,2002.

Simuni T, Jaggi JL, Mulholland H, Hurtig HI, Colcher A, Siderowf AD, Ravina B, Skolnick BE, Goldstein R, , Stern MB, Baltuch GH.: Bilateral stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus in Parkinson’s disease: a study of efficacy and safety. J Neurosurg 96 : 666-672,2002.

Nausieda P, Stern MB, Hubble J et al.: Pergolide monotherapy titration in Parkinson’s disease. Movment Disorders 17(Supp5) : P246,2002.

Eisa M, Moberg PJ, Duda, JE, Weintraub D, Robinson KM, Stern MB.: Infrared light beam finger and foot tapping in ideopathic Parkinson’s disease. Movement Disorders 17(Supp5) : P493,2002.

Academic Contact Info

University of Pennsylvania Health Systems
Pennsylvania Hospital
Department of Neurology
330 South 9th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 829-7915
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)

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