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B. Brent Simmons,


Title: Chief, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine; Associate Professor

Practices: Drexel Family Medicine

Specialty: Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Care, Primary Care


Drexel Family Medicine
219 N. Broad Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Maps & Directions

Phone: 215.762.5145
Fax: 215.762.5467
Drexel Family Medicine
10 Shurs Lane
Suite 203, Jamestown Street Entrance
Philadelphia, PA 19127
Maps & Directions

Phone: 215.482.1234
Fax: 215.482.0465


  • Pennsylvania State University
  • MD - Jefferson Medical College

Clinical Services

Geriatrics, Geriatric medicine, Palliative/hospice care


Brent Simmons, MD, is chief of the Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine. His clinical interests include geriatrics and end-of-life care. He is board certified in family medicine, geriatric medicine, and hospice and palliative medicine. He practices in Manayunk.

Dr. Simmons is an avid baseball fan and can be found most Sundays at Phillies games. He currently resides in suburban Philadelphia with his wife.

In the Media


  • Geriatric Medicine - Jefferson University Hospital


  • Family Medicine - Jefferson University Hospital