Dr. Lawrence Brent, MD

RheumatologyMaleAge 64

Dr. Lawrence Brent, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brent has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson U, Medical College medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brent to book an appointment.

Dr. Brent

Temple University Hospital

3401 N Broad St Philadelphia, PA 19140
Telehealth services available

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I have been with Dr. Lawrence Brent for more than 3 years. The doctor has always been a gentleman and a very good doctor. Dr Brent has help me a lot during my ongoing illness...Autoummune disease from Psoriasis, Psoraic Arthritis, and Rheumatoid Arthritis. It's a whole lot of accountability and responsibility to see patients with varying degrees of illnesses...yet Dr. Brent does everything humanly possible to bring healing and the best possible desired result to his patients.
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Nice, accessible, caring and experienced rheumatologist
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Dr. Lawrence Brent, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brent has more experience...Read more


  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology


Thos Jefferson University Hospital
Residency Hospital
West Virginia University Hosps
Residency Hospital
Thomas Jefferson U, Medical College
Medical School


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What are Dr. Lawrence Brent, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Brent frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening. See all practice areas where Dr. Brent specializes.

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Dr. Brent's office is located at 3401 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19140. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Brent

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Brent treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Brent treats other conditions, please contact the office at (215) 707-4600.

Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

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Dr. Brent's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Brent accepts the following insurance:

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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Temple University Hospital3401 N Broad St Philadelphia, PA 19140