Philip C. Hoffman, MD

Hematology and Oncology (Cancer) | More

Professor of Medicine

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Philip C. Hoffman, MD, is an expert in cancers of the lung, breast and esophagus. He sees patients with all stages of these cancers.

The author of more than 80 medical journal articles, Dr. Hoffman's research interests include small cell and non-small cell lung cancer and breast cancer. He is also the author of book chapters ranging from cancer emergencies to breast cancer.

In addition to serving on several University and national committees, Dr. Hoffman is a reviewer for several medical journals, including the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the Lancet and JAMA.

Medical Education

  • Jefferson Medical College


  • Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American College of Physicians
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare*
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1980

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology

Languages Spoken

  • English