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Daniel T. Dempsey, MD

Daniel T. Dempsey, MD Surgeon

Assistant Director, Peri-Operative Services, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief, Gastrointestinal Surgery
Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Dempsey is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. D Dempsey

Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Doctors issue from 2010 - 2015

Recognized by America's Top Doctors annually since 2004

Recognized by Best Doctors in America bi-annually since 2003 and in 2013-2014

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery

Programs & Services:

  • Bariatric
  • Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
    • Liver Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
  • Gastroenterology
    • General Gastrointestinal Surgery Consultation

Board Certification:

  • Surgery, 1987

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Anal Cancer
  • bariatric surgery
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • biliary surgery
  • Cancer Surgery
  • cholecystectomy - laparoscopic
  • colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • colon surgery
  • colon surgery - laparoscopic
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • esophageal strictures
  • esophagectomy
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • gastrectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • gastrointestinal cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Heller myotomy - minimally invasive
  • hernia surgery
  • inflammatory bowel disease - surgery
  • Liver Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nissen fundoplication - minimally invasive

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • 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 Care
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Affiliation

Dr. Dempsey is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

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.

Academic Contact Info

Pennsylvania Hospital
301 S. 8th St. - Ste. 4D
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-2015