Jay J. Glickman, D.O.

Medical Degree:
Board Certification:

Doctor of Osteopathy granted by the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Family Medicine completed at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
In Family Medicine granted by the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians

Dr. Glickman received a Bachelors of Arts degree in Economics from George Washington University in 1990. While attending medical school, Dr. Glickman also attended Saint Joseph’s University at night and was awarded a Masters of Business Administration in Medical Management in 1993. He graduated from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1995. He was chief intern during his internship year 1995-96 at PCOM. He completed his family medicine residency in 1998 and became Board Certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Glickman is affiliated with Frankford & Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals.

Dr. Glickman currently serves as the medical director of Independence Medical Associates. His approach to medicine focuses on regular preventive care as well as integrating physical fitness into the health care environment. He believes that medical care should always be delivered with respect and a personal touch while maintaining the highest level of quality. Dr. Glickman is currently a consultant for Independent Blue Cross Physician Advisory Panel. He also lectures frequently on the benefits of physical fitness and meditation for the body. He was raised in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania and graduated from Cheltenham High School in 1986. He currently lives in the area that he grew up.


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