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Kent Bottles, MD

Contact Dr. Bottles

901 Walnut Street
10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-0174
(215) 923-7583 fax

Medical School

MD, Case Western Reserve University
BA, University of California at Berkeley

University Appointments

Lecturer, Jefferson College of Population Health

Research & Practice Interests

Healthcare Reform
Payment Reform
Digital Medicine


U.S. Healthcare Organization and Delivery  


Dr. Kent Bottles teaches health policy and payment reform at the Thomas Jefferson University College of Population Health in Philadelphia. He is Chief Medical Officer of PYA Analytics and a Consulting Principal at Pershing Yoakley and Associates. He has been a professor and chair of academic medical school pathology departments; Chief Medical Officer of a state-wide integrated delivery system; President, CEO and DIO of an educational and research collaborative in Grand Rapids, Michigan; President and CEO of an evidence-based medicine healthcare consortium in Minneapolis; and President and Chief Knowledge Officer of a genomics bio-tech start-up company in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 

Dr. Bottles has received the following awards and honors:  Phi Beta Kappa; The Rodney T. West Literary Achievement Award for the most important article on medical management in 2001 from the American College of Physician Executives; the Resident Teacher of the Year Award from the University of Iowa Department of Pathology; the UC San Francisco Class of 1991 Certificate of Distinction in Teaching for a Major Contribution; the UC San Francisco Class of 1990 Certificate of Distinction in Teaching for a Stimulating Lecture Series; and the Henry J. Kaiser Award for Excellence in Teaching at UC San Francisco for Basic Science.


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