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Internal Medicine

Lawrence Kaplan, MD, FACP

Lawrence Kaplan
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Specialties

Internal Medicine, LGBTQ Health

Distinctions
5.0
109 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Primary care
  • Preventive medicine
Research Interests
  • Clinical decision making
  • Clinical skills training
  • Inter-professional education
Education
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1986
Training
  • Fellowship, GIM Faculty Development, Johns Hopkins/Francis Scott Key Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, 1993
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospitals, Philadelphia, PA, 1989
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
Memberships
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, Philadelphia College of Physicians
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
  • Association of Chiefs and Leaders of General Internal Medicine
  • Clerkship Directors of Internal Medicine
Awards and Honors
  • National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Research Trainee, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 1983
  • Golden Apple Teaching Award, UMDNJ/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998
  • Convocation/Hippocratic Oath Honoree, UMDNJ/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1995, 1998, 2000, 2001
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Foundation of UMDNJ, 1997
  • Dorothy and Sol Sherry Award For Teaching Excellence, Cooper Health System/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1999
  • Academic Team Leader, General Internal Medicine Generalist Education Leadership Group, Internal Medicine Faculty Development Project, Cooper Health System/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - Camden, 2000
  • Russell and Pearl Moses Memorial Endowed Award for Outstanding Teaching at Temple University Hospital, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 2004, 2008 
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Epsilon Chapter of Pennsylvania- Honorary Member Faculty/Alumni, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 2005 
  • Christian F. and Mary R. Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 2008 
  • Yearbook Dedicatee, The Skull, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Class of 2007
  • Best Doctors in America – Internal Medicine, Castle Connolly Ltd, 2011-2019
  • Golden Apple Teaching Award, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 2008 
  • Outstanding Senior Faculty Educator Award, Temple University Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program, 2010 
  • Top Doctors, Internal Medicine, Philadelphia magazine, 2012-2020
  • Alumni Association Honored Professor Award, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, 2016
  • Provost's Outstanding Faculty Service Award, Temple University, 2017
  • American College of Physicians - Clinical Practice Award, 2017
  • Temple University Great Teacher Award, 2019
offices

Office Locations

Temple General Internal Medicine

3322 N. Broad Street

Medical Office Building, 1st Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

publications
Digital Bibliography
Publications

Sterling GH, Kaplan LI, Reeves KA and Kozera RJ. Temple University School of Medicine. Academic Medicine. 2010.85(9).S505-8.

Aronoff SC, Evans B, Fleece D, Lyons P, Kaplan LI and Rojas R. “Integrating evidence-based medicine into undergraduate medical education: combining online instruction with clinical clerkships.” Teaching and Learning in Medicine.2010;22(3):1-5.

Kaplan, LI and Heilpern K. Perspective from an Internal Medicine Physician, in Professionalism in Medicine:A Case-Based Guide for Medical Students. J. Spandorfer, C. Pohl, Nasca T and Rattner SL (Eds). Cambridge University Press, NY NY, 9/2009 (ISBN 0521704928).

Dillon P, Noble K and Kaplan LI. “Simulation as a means to Foster Collaborative Interdisciplinary Education.” Nursing Education Perspectives. 2009;30(2):87-90.

ratings & reviews

109 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

5.00 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

5.0
Show respect for what you say
5.0
Spend enough time with you
4.9
Give easy to understand instruction
4.9
Provider expl in way you understand
5.0
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.9
Spend enough time with you
5.0
Provider expl in way you understand
5.0
Provider listen carefully to you
5.0
Give easy to understand instruction
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
May 18, 2020

[...] I want to thank Dr Kaplan for his courteous and professional manner and his friendly staff.

5.0
May 5, 2020

Everything was very good to me.

5.0
March 20, 2020

Dr. Kaplan is excellent. [...]

5.0
February 24, 2020

dr. Kaplan and staff were very professional.

5.0
January 27, 2020

This was my annual check-up. My continued good health is directly attributed to Dr. Kaplan and his wonderful staff.

5.0
December 5, 2019

Excellent doctor and staff.

5.0
November 16, 2019

All good!

5.0
November 5, 2019

Dr. Lawrence Kaplan is a very gentle and nice doctor.

5.0
August 27, 2019

Good.

5.0
July 9, 2019

Dr. Kaplan is a very good doctor; one of the best. I've never had a bad experience in his care.

5.0
June 24, 2019

Dr. Kaplan and staff were very professional and pleasant.

5.0
June 19, 2019

Good experience.

5.0
April 24, 2019

Excellent care! Dr. Kaplan is amazing - Outstanding professional - Always available. Temple is fortunate to have him.

5.0
April 11, 2019

Excellent.

5.0
March 12, 2019

A truly, unexpectedly, wonderful experience

5.0
February 19, 2019

Very good experience.