Christopher Skidmore, MD

Christopher Skidmore, MD

Contact Dr. Skidmore

901 Walnut Street
Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-1222
(215) 955-0606 fax

Medical School

St. Louis University School of Medicine - 1999

Residency

Cleveland Clinic

Fellowship

Cleveland Clinic

Board Certification

Neurology
Clinical Neurophysiology

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Research and Clinical Interests

Dr. Skidmore completed his Neurology and Epilepsy training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. He joined the Jefferson Comprehensive Epilepsy Center as a faculty member in July 2005. In addition, he was appointed the Director of the Neurology Residency in July 2008.

His area of expertise includes medical and surgical management of epilepsy. This includes care for individuals with a new diagnosis, medical treatment for epilepsy, the care of complex medically refractory epilepsy and the surgical management of epilepsy. As a member of the Jefferson Comprehensive Epilepsy center (a certified Comprehensive Epilepsy Center) he has access to the latest in medical and surgical therapy, including many new drugs/devices under development.