Dr. Christopher Skidmore, MD

Dr. Christopher Skidmore, MD

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44 y/o
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Dr. Christopher Skidmore, MD is a neurology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in neurology.

Thomas Jefferson University Neurosurgery

909 Walnut St Fl 2

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Skidmore performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Epilepsy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Febrile Convulsion
very high
more than 94% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Skidmore's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

63  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Skidmore has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Skidmore's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skidmore to family and friends
12 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Skidmore's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr.Skidmore is an excellent physician with outstanding bedside manner. He is extremely approachable and is available for any questions you may have regarding your condition or concern. I highly recommend Dr.Skidmore.
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I saw Dr. Skidmore yesterday. Due to everything that he, and his staff and colleagues , has done for me I will not have to see him for about another six months. It used to be much more frequent but with his help, each time span between visits was longer and longer. This allows me more time to...more
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Dr. Skidmore is very direct and easy to understand. He listens to what you're saying as a patient, summarizes it, and then gives his recommendations based on your test results, his exam, and your discussion. He is easy to talk to, and respects his patients as people. Dr. Skidmore is very...more
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Dr. Skidmore is outstanding in experience, knowledge, educating not only patients (me), but also those that are younger medical professionals in his field. He takes time to discuss questions or concerns that you may have, and simultaneously talks practically to you from the medical professional...more
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Dr Skidmore has cared for our son (now 46) for over 10 years- He has been with John through several surgeries as well as all the trials & uncertainties that epilepsy brings. He has been caring, candid & honest, explaining the pros/cons of every treatment, recommendation and surgical procedure. ...more
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