Jack Jallo, MD, PhD

Jack Jallo, MD, PhD

Contact Dr. Jallo

909 Walnut Street
Suite 200
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

(215) 955-7000
(215) 503-9170 fax

Medical School

BS, George Washington University (Zoology)George Washington University School of Medicine - 1986
MD, George Washington University - 1990
PhD, Temple University Hospital (Physiology) - 2003


Neurosurgery, Temple University Hospital, 1996Temple University Hospital


Neurotrauma/Critical Care, Temple University, 1997

Hospital Appointment

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


Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson Medical College
Department of Neurological Surgery

Professor and Vice Chair for Academic Services
Director, Division of Neurotrauma and Critical Care

Expertise & Research Interests

Dr. Jallo evaluates and treats disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, including disc disease and herniation, nerve compression, spinal stenosis, spinal fractures, spinal cord injuries, and spinal tumors. He performs both minimally invasive surgery such as endoscopic discectomies and microdiscectomies, in addition to more extensive surgeries requiring spinal reconstruction. Dr. Jallo serves as the executive director for critical care at Jefferson University, and  sits on the board of both the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation and the Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council. He travels internationally to lecture and train physicians in best neurosurgical practices. Dr. Jallo is engaged in both clinical and basic science research, and has authored a number of articles and textbooks with the goal of educating patients and surgeons.