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Dr. David Lapham, DO

Critical Care Surgery*
4.7 (24)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
12 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. David Lapham, DO

Dr. David Lapham, DO is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Critical Care Surgery, has 12 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Torresdale Hospital. Dr. Lapham, completed a residency at PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE. Patients rated Dr. Lapham an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Lapham works at Practice in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Rib Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Cigna, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Lapham's Office Locations

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    Academic Surgical Associates
    1100 Walnut St Fl 5, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 395-9680

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Rib Fracture
Wound Repair
Traumatic Brain Injury
Burn Injuries
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Gallstones
Intestinal Obstruction
Tracheal Surgery
Abdominal Pain
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Appendicitis
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Bone Cancer
Brain Injury
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cholangiocarcinoma
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Varices
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia with Gangrene
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Second-Degree Burns
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Appendectomy
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Biliary Drainage
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Colostomy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision
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Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Skin Grafts
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Splenorrhaphy
Thoracentesis
Trigger Point Injection
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Assurant Health
    • Cigna
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    • Health Net
    • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • QualCare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • UPMC
    • US Family Health Plan
    • WellPoint
    • Worker's Compensation

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.7
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    Specialties*
    • Critical Care Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 12 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1982964375
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE
    Residency
    Internship
    • PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    • Jefferson Torresdale Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. David Lapham, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lapham is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lapham accepts Cigna, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Lapham has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Lapham has seen patients for Rib Fracture, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lapham on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    24 patients have reviewed Dr. Lapham. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lapham.

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