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Dr. Joan Lit, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism*
4.7 (267)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Joan Lit, MD

Dr. Joan Lit, MD is an Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology. They graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine and is affiliated with Jefferson Bucks Hospital, Jefferson Torresdale Hospital and Jefferson Frankford Hospital. Dr. Lit, completed a residency at Hahnemann University Hospital (MCP/Drexel). Patients rated Dr. Lit an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Lit works at Northeast Endocrine Metabolic Associates in Philadelphia, PA. 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. Lit's Office Locations

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    Northeast Endocrine Metabolic Associates
    9501 Roosevelt Blvd Ste 300, Philadelphia, PA 19114 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (484) 381-0250

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    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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    Specialties*
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1851331052
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Hahnemann University Hospital (MCP/Drexel)
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    Residency
    • Hahnemann University Hospital (MCP/Drexel)
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Drexel University College of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Jefferson Bucks Hospital
    • Jefferson Torresdale Hospital
    • Jefferson Frankford Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Lit works at Northeast Endocrine Metabolic Associates in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. Lit’s profile.

    267 patients have reviewed Dr. Lit. 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. Lit.

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