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Mark Osterman, MD, MSCE

Mark Osterman, MD, MSCE Physician

Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia

Languages spoken:

  • Croatian

Dr. Osterman is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Medicine
    • Gastroenterology

Programs & Services:

  • Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Colon Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
    • Liver Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Rectal Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
  • Gastroenterology
    • Endoscopy and other interventional diagnostic and treatment procedures
    • General Gastroenterology Consultation
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program

Board Certification:

  • Gastroenterology, 2005

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
  • Liver Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer

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: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Abbvie, National American Gastroenterological Association, National Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, Local Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, National Elan Pharmaceuticals, National Janssen Pharmaceuticals, International UCB Worldwide, National

Affiliation

Dr. Osterman is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

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

Research

Selected Publications:

Osterman MT: Reply. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 13 : 210-1,2015.

Bewtra M, Newcombe CW, Wu Q, Chen L, Xie F, Roy JA, Aarons CB, Osterman MT, Forde KA, Curtis JR, Lewis JD: Mortality Associated With Medical Therapy Versus Elective Colectomy in Ulcerative Colitis Ann Intern Med : 2015.

Vajravelu RK, Lewis JD, Osterman MT, Aberra F, Lichtenstein GR, Scott FI: Predictors of Indeterminate QuantiFERON-TB Gold Testing in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Impact on Clinical Outcomes Gastroenterology : 2015.

Osterman MT, Haynes K, Delzell E, Zhang J, Bewtra M, Brensinger CM, Chen L, Xie F, Curtis JR, Lewis JD: Effectiveness and Safety of Immunomodulators with Anti-TNF Therapy in Crohn's Disease Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 13 : 1293-301,2015.

Aberra FN, Osterman MT, Buchner A, Lewis JD: Can Colonoscopy Reduce the Risk of Colon Cancer and Mortality in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : 2015.

Henao MP, Bewtra M, Osterman MT, Aberra FN, Scott FI, Lichtenstein GR, Kraschnewski J, Lewis JD: Measurement of inflammatory bowel disease symptoms: reliability of an abbreviated approach to data collection Inflammatory Bowel Diseases : 2015.

Wangensteen KJ, Fogt F, Kann BR, Osterman MT: Idiopathic Myointimal Hyperplasia of the Mesenteric Veins Diagnosed Preoperatively: Case Report and Review of the Literature Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology 49 : 491-4,2015.

Osterman MT, Aberra FN, Cross R, Liakos S, McCabe R, Sharfan I, Wolf D, Hardi R, Nessel L, Brensinger C, Gilroy E, Lewis JD.: A randomized controlled trial of mesalamine dose escalation for ulcerative colitis in remission. Gastroenterology 146(Suppl1) : S-149,2014.

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Academic Contact Info

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Division of Gastroenterology
218 Wright-Saunders Building
51 N 39th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-8900
Fax: (215) 662-0950

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