Christopher Skidmore, MD

Associate Professor
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Associate Director, Neurology Residency Program

Christopher Skidmore, MD

Contact

901 Walnut Street
Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Email Christopher Skidmore

215-955-1222
215-955-0606 fax

Christopher Skidmore, MD

Associate Professor
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Associate Director, Neurology Residency Program

Education

Medical School

St. Louis University School of Medicine

Residency

Cleveland Clinic

Fellowship

Cleveland Clinic

Publications

Board Certification


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Epilepsy
American Society of Neuroimaging, MRI/CT Certified 

Hospital Appointment

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

Research & 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 Director of the Neurology  Residecy Program 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.