Walk-ins and appointments 855.887.9229
Walk-ins and appointments 855.887.9229

Locations PHMC Health Center on Cedar

The PHMC Health Center on Cedar provides primary care to West and Southwest Philadelphia.

The health center is part of the PHMC Public Health Campus on Cedar, an innovative facility that offers integrated care and social services. The Campus currently offers several PHMC services, including dental care, end-of-life hospice care, and medical care for people right after leaving the hospital. The Campus also provides services from our partners at Penn Medicine and CHOP. These include an emergency department, adult and pediatric crisis response centers, and on-site and inpatient behavioral health services.

Our health care services include:

  • Primary care for adults, children and families
  • Vaccinations
  • Family planning, including contraceptive counseling (IUD and Nexplanon placement) and education
  • Women’s health services: care from the start of pregnancy through delivery. Deliveries will be at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Follow-up care after delivery and parent/newborn baby visits.
  • Behavioral health evaluations and consultations
  • Testing, counseling, and treatment for HIV and Hepatitis C
  • Medication-Assisted Treatment and peer recovery services
  • Health and nutrition counseling
  • Management of chronic (long-term) health conditions (diabetes, high blood pressure, asthma, etc.)
  • Medical case management and help with referrals
  • Social services support (SNAP, housing, insurance, utilities, legal, etc.)

We accept most insurance plans. A sliding fee scale, based on income, is available for uninsured and underinsured patients. We see all patients regardless of ability to pay.


52 Bus – Exit at 52nd and Cedar and walk to 54th Street.

42 Bus – Exit at 54th and Spruce Street and walk along 54th Street.

34 Trolley Line – Exit at 53rd & 54th and Baltimore Avenue and walk to Cedar Avenue.

G Bus Route – Get off at 56th and Cedar and walk two blocks to 54th Street.

This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n). This health center also receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.


501 South 54th Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19143
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855.887.9229 PHONE
215.965.0186 FAX


8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Located within the PHMC Public Health Campus on Cedar.

Walk-ins and appointments available.

If you call after hours, you will be connected with an on-call provider.

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