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Patricia A. Ford, MD

Patricia A. Ford, MD Physician

Director, Center for Bloodless Medicine and Surgery at Pennsylvania Hospital
Director, Peripheral Stem Cell Transplant Program
Clinical Professor of Medicine

Dr. Ford is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. P Ford

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Medicine
    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology

Programs & Services:

  • Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Bone Marrow Transplant and Stem Cell Transplant Program
    • Brain Metastasis
    • Brain Tumors
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Colon Cancer
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
    • Gestational Trophoblastic Disease and Choriocarcinoma
    • Leukemia
    • Liver Cancer
    • Oropharyngeal Cancer
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pituitary Cancer
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Rectal Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Spinal Cord Cancer
    • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thymus Cancer
    • Urethral Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vulvar Cancer
  • Hematology-Oncology
    • Classical (Non-Malignant) Hematology Program

Board Certification:

  • Hematology, 1996
  • Medical Oncology, 1993

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Adrenal Gland Tumor
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • anemia - sickle cell
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • bladder (urothelial) cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • bloodless medicine
  • Bone Cancer
  • brain cancer
  • Brain Metastasis
  • Brain Tumors
  • Breast Cancer
  • cancer - gene therapy
  • cancer - multimodal therapy
  • cancer - neuro-oncology
  • cancer - non-surgical treatment
  • cancer pain
  • carcinoma - hepatocellular
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Congenital Anemia
  • cutaneous lymphoma
  • cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS)
  • ear cancer
  • Endocrine Tumors
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • eye orbit tumor

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 Miami
Residency: Graduate Hospital
Fellowship: Fox Chase Cancer Center

Memberships

American Associate of Blood Bank, National American Association of Blood Banks, National American Society of Clinical Oncology, National American Society of Hematology, National GYN Cancers Users Group, National Society for the Advancement of Blood Management in Medicine and Surgery, Local Society for the Advancement of Blood Management, National

Affiliation

Dr. Ford is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

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

Academic Contact Info

Pennsylvania Oncology Hematology Associates
230 West Washington Square, 2nd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: (215) 829-6088
Fax: (215) 829-6104
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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