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Appointment at Philadelphia SNF Coincides with Multi-Million-Dollar Capital Improvement Program  

Dr. Susan Kirchdoerffer

PHILADELPHIA (Feb. 1, 2024)University City Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in downtown Philadelphia has appointed Susan Kirchdoerffer, DO, as its medical director. Located at 3609 Chestnut St., on the same block as Penn Medicine, the facility offers short-term rehabilitation and long-term care services.   

Dr. Kirchdoerffer is board certified in family medicine. She possesses more than 20 years of experience and is affiliated with TeamHealth, one of the country’s leading physician practices. “The entire team at University City is thrilled to welcome Dr. Kirchdoerffer, who is widely respected for her medical expertise and leadership acumen, as the new medical director,” said Danielle Koons, senior regional director of market development at Marquis Health Consulting Services, which supports the facility.  

Active in the medical community, Dr. Kirchdoerffer serves as a board member for the Delaware Osteopathic Medical Society and is a member of the American Osteopathic Association and the American College of Osteopathic Medical Society. She has received numerous accolades, including the “Readers’ Choice for Family Practice” Award.  

University City is undergoing a multi-million-dollar capital improvement program, including enhanced specialty programming development and extensive physical renovations. “I’m excited to work closely with the talented team here at University City and be an integral part of its next chapter,” said Dr. Kirchdoerffer. 

The skilled nursing facility maintains a fivestar rating for quality measures from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). More information on University City and its programming can be found at   

Brick, N.J.-based Marquis Health Consulting Services provides administrative and consulting services to skilled nursing facilities and senior housing communities along the Eastern Seaboard. The organization’s operational guidance enables its client facilities to overachieve their quality and customer service goals by embracing a progressive, multi-specialty approach to healthcare.     


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