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Rheumatology

Marissa A. Blum, MD, MS

Marissa A. Blum
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Specialties

Rheumatology

Distinctions
4.9
88 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Vasculitis
  • Gout
  • Cryoglobulins
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Still's Disease
  • Women's health
Research Interests
  • Healthcare disparities
  • Health economics
  • Outcomes based research
  • Medical decision making
Education
  • MD, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • MSHPR (Masters Health Policy Research), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Training
  • Fellowship, Rheumatology, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology
Memberships
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • American College of Physicians
Awards and Honors
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Villanova University
  • Harold Lamport Research Award, Johns Hopkins University
  • Most Aequinimitas Intern Award, Johns Hopkins University
  • Top Doctors, Rheumatology, Philadelphia magazine, 2017-2020
offices

Office Locations

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

publications
Publications

Specialty Tier-Level Cost Sharing and Biologic Use in the Medicare Part D Initial Coverage Period among Beneficiaries with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Doshi, J. A.,Hu, T.,Li, P.,Pettit, A. R.,Yu, X.,Blum, M.; Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 1900 Jan 01.

Patient race and surgical outcomes after total knee arthroplasty: An analysis of a large regional database.

Blum, M. A.,Singh, J. A.,Lee, G. C.,Richardson, D.,Chen, W.,Ibrahim, S. A.; Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2013 Mar.

Race/Ethnicity and use of elective joint replacement in the management of end-stage knee/hip osteoarthritis: a review of the literature. Blum, M. A., Ibrahim, S. A.; Clin Geriatr Med. 2012 Aug.

Measurement and Rates of Persistence With and Adherence to Biologics for Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review. Blum, M.A., Koo, D., Doshi, J.A.; Clin Ther. 2011 Jul.

Adherence, discontinuation, and switching of biologic therapies in medicaid enrollees with rheumatoid arthritis. Li, P., Blum, M.A., Von Feldt, J., Hennessy, S., Doshi, J.A.; Value Health. 2010-09-01.

Quantitative multiplex methylation-specific PCR assay for the detection of promoter hypermethylation in multiple genes in breast cancer. Fackler, M.J., McVeigh, M., Mehrotra, J., Blum, M.A., Lange, J., Lapides, A., Garrett, E., Argani, P., Sukumar, S.; Cancer Res. 2004 Jul 1.

ratings & reviews

88 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

4.90 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

5.0
Show respect for what you say
5.0
Spend enough time with you
4.7
Give easy to understand instruction
4.7
Provider expl in way you understand
4.7
Provider listen carefully to you
4.7
Show respect for what you say
4.6
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 love Dr. Blum and the Medical Staff in her Office. [...] I love Dr. Blum. I find her care outstanding.

5.0
March 18, 2020

Dr. Blum is always completely interested in my issue & concerns. She gives me her full attention & I'm never rushed through the appointment. She is WONDERFUL!

5.0
March 9, 2020

dr Blum is amazing. she checks in via message and is always available for medical advice or questions

5.0
January 4, 2020

I LOVE MY PHYSICIAN. SHE IS RESPECTFUL, KNOWLEDGEABLE, AND SENSITIVE TO MY NEEDS AND DIFFICULTIES I MAY BE EXPERIENCING WITH MY CONDITION.

5.0
January 2, 2020

All good.

5.0
November 25, 2019

outstanding diagnostic skills

5.0
November 19, 2019

Dr. Blum is an excellent phycian, She gave me a very thorough examination. Both friendly and courteous.

5.0
November 14, 2019

I am glad to have Dr.Blum as my doctor she has patience understanding and very respectful

5.0
November 5, 2019

[...] Dr. Blum was excellent as was the MA, [...]

5.0
October 10, 2019

Dr. M. Blum is an excellent physician. [...]

5.0
August 7, 2019

Dr. Blum spends as much time as necessary to address my concerns. She listens and is a knowledgeable and compassionate physician.

5.0
May 29, 2019

Always showing, good caring.

5.0
May 28, 2019

Dr. M. Blum is the greatest. She is concerned, asks appropriate questions and is a keen listener.

5.0
March 19, 2019

Thoughtful, intelligent care with patient explanations.