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Franz Fogt, MD

Franz Fogt, MD Physician

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Dr. Fogt is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. Franz Fogt

Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs issue from 2008 through 2015

Recognized in America's Top Doctors, 2008, 2010, 2012-14

Clinical Specialties


  • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Programs & Centers:

  • Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Cancer Program
  • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    • Anatomic Pathology

Board Certification:

  • Pathology - Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1995

Clinical Expertise:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Cancer Screening and Diagnostics
  • Colon Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
  • Liver Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer

Description of Clinical Expertise

Anatomic Pathology specializing in Gastrointestinal Pathology and Ophthalmic Pathology

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
  • Superior Vision Benefit Mgmt, Inc (Block Vision)
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Ludwig-Maximilians University
Residency: University of Ulm, Germany
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


American Society of Clinical Pathologists, National Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Local College of American Pathologists, National Gastrointestinal Pathology Society, National German Pathology Society, International US CAP, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Fogt 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.


Description of Research Expertise:

Molecular studies regarding malignant transformation in the gastrointestinal tract

Academic Contact Info

551 Wright Saunders Bldg.
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Department of Pathology

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-8077

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