Primary Care Doctors in Philadelphia, PA

Welcome to Ninth Street Internal Medicine

Patient-Centered Medical Home - Recognized

Ninth Street Internal Medicine has long been recognized for over 30 years as one of the premier primary care practices for adults in the Delaware Valley. Our team of physicians, nurse practitioners and highly trained staff is dedicated to providing compassionate, personalized and attentive care for all of our patients. We strive to ensure that all patients receive the quality care they need based on the best scientific evidence for acute problems, chronic disease and disease prevention. As a result of our systematic emphasis on continuous quality improvement and patient safety, we were one of the first practices in the country to earn the highest level of recognition as a Patient Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

Whether you are visiting us annually for your well-check, or you are coming in due to illness or a screening test, we have the trained physicians, nurses, medical assistants, and staff to meet your every healthcare need. Ninth Street Internal Medicine offers the Philadelphia community an unsurpassed patient experience in regards to accessible, affordable, quality primary care. Choose from over 12 healthcare providers at our central Philadelphia location.

MDVIP

MDVIP is a concierge program that focuses on a personalized wellness program with smaller patient panels.

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Emergencies on Evenings and Weekends

NSIM is committed to your needs no matter the day or time; we have after-hours access to a provider 24/7 available to you.  Please call the office and ask to speak to the provider on call.

Patient Centered Medical Home

The Patient Centered Medical Home is a new and innovative way of providing primary care services. The goal is better care for you, our patient. It builds on the personal relationship that you already have with your trusted physician or nurse practitioner.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Information

As your primary care providers, we at Ninth Street Internal Medicine and MDVIP would like to encourage everyone to receive the COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available to them. We believe in both the safety and efficacy of this vaccine. If you would like to learn more about how mRNA vaccines work,

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Covid FAQs

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COVID-19 Vaccine


We are pleased to announce that NSIM is partnering with Centennial Pharmacy Services to administer COVID vaccine shots in our office. We have worked closely with Centennial Pharmacy Services for many years and they are a trusted partner.

We do not know when our first doses of vaccine will arrive nor do we know how many doses we will get on a weekly basis. The number of people who want the vaccine is far greater than the supply Philadelphia receives weekly from the federal government.  We are following the Philadelphia Health Department prioritization phases in administering the vaccine. We anticipate it will take at least until the end of May or longer before the city has vaccinated all people over 65, those with chronic medical conditions, and those working in occupations essential to our economy.

If you want to receive the vaccine in our office when we receive a supply:

Register your interest

You will complete and submit a questionnaire. The information you submit is confidential and the only people who have access to it are the staff of NSIM and Centennial Pharmacy. It will be used only for the purpose of COVID vaccine administration and not for any marketing purposes or sold to any other entity. Once we know that we are receiving the vaccine, you will be contacted about an appointment time by Centennial Pharmacy either by text message, email, or phone (depending on your contact preference).

WE URGE ALL OF OUR PATIENTS TO GET THE VACCINE.

If you have any concerns about the safety, effectiveness, rapidity of development or other issues regarding the COVID vaccines, please contact your primary care provider at NSIM.

Please be patient. No one will be truly safe until everyone in our country who desires the vaccine has received it.  Please continue to wear your mask when outside of your home, maintain social distance, wash your hands, and follow other guidelines from the health department and CDC. Once you receive the vaccine, you will need to strictly maintain these precautions at all times until our public health officials tell us otherwise.

Call us (215) 440-8681  | View COVID-19 Vaccine Registration Info