Philip Sasso, MD
Pain Management Physician
Dr. Sasso has been a physician with SEPA since its inception. A lifelong Pennsylvanian, he graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania and earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College. He completed his internal medicine residency at Milton Hershey Medical Center, his anesthesia residency at Thomas Jefferson University, and his pain management fellowship at Jefferson Pain Center.
Dr. Sasso is presently the Chairman of Anesthesia and Director of Pain Management Services at Abington Hospital-Jefferson Health. He has also served as a member of various committees at Abington Hospital and as a member of the Board of Trustees at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Sasso has also participated in numerous medical research projects and is a member of both the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists.
Over his career, Dr. Sasso has employed a multimodal and empathetic approach in the management of his patients' pain. On a personal level, he enjoys time with his family, cooking and, when time allows, an occasional round of golf and tennis.