Appointments - Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VAMC
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Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VAMC

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Schedule a VA Appointment

There are many ways for Veterans to make health care appointments.

  • If you don’t have VA health care benefits, you can apply now. Apply for VA health care.
  • If you’re having a medical emergency, please call 911 or call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255, then press 1.

Schedule an Appointment

By Phone

Follow the instructions on this page on how to make an appointment by phone at this facility.


VA now offers online appointment scheduling for some appointments. We hope to expand the number of VA facilities and types of appointments in the future.

If you have VA health care benefits, you can schedule your VA primary care appointments online if you:

With your online account, you’ll also be able to:

  • Track the status of requests
  • Send messages about requested appointments
  • Get notifications about appointments
  • Cancel appointments
Schedule a VA appointment online.

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At the Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center, we have established a number of procedures to assist you in getting an appointment without a long delay. Our goals are simple:

  • You should be able to see your primary care provider within one to two business days
  • You should have faster access to speciality care

If you have received a postcard stating that you need to make an appointment, please call the Medical Center at 215-823-5800 (or 1-800-949-1001).

Changing Your Appointment

For a listing of your current appointments, please call the Medical Center at 215-895-3535 (1-888-338-5525).  Enter your social security number and press 1 for appointment information.

If you cannot keep an existing appointment, please contact us as soon as you are aware you cannot make your appointment. This will allow us to reschedule you sooner as well as schedule one of your fellow veterans for the original appointment date and time. Call 215-823-5800 (or 1-800-949-1001) and press 1 to reschedule.

Who to Call

To make an appointment with a particular clinic or service, call the listed phone number provided below:

Primary Care Contact Information


Blue Team 215-823-4189
Gold Team 215-823-4022
Green Team 215-823-4280
Pink Team-Women's Health 215-823-4496
Purple Team-Geriatrics Clinic 215-823-4371
Red Team 215-823-5967


Specialty Clinics


Audiology  215-823-4008
Cardiology  215-823-4105
Dental  215-823-5822
Dermatology  215-823-4015
Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT)  215-823-4327
Eye  215-823-4141
Gastroenterology  215-823-5122
Neurology  215-823-5850
Occupational Therapy  215-823-5912
Orthopedics  215-823-7800
Physical Therapy  215-823-4132
Podiatry  215-823-5057
Polytrauma  215-823-5851
Prosthetics  215-823-5830
Pulmonary  215-823-4115
Radiology/Imaging Services  215-823-5800, x6313
Rehabilitation Medicine  215-823-5851
Renal  215-823-6501
Rheumatology  215-823-6466
Spinal Cord Injury  215-823-5851
Traumatic Brain Injury  215-823-5851
Urology  215-823-5800, x6707
Vascular   215-823-5800, x4334

Information to Help You Decide about Where to Receive Your Care

VA has a regularly updated Access to Care website that provides useful information that can help you to decide the best VA location for you to receive your care. Before making an appointment, you can find out the following information for a VA location:

  • Wait times for primary care, mental health, and some of the commonest specialties
  • If same day services are available in primary care and mental health
  • If Telehealth is available in primary care and mental health
  • If it has an emergency room
  • Facility contact information
  • Veteran satisfaction scores
  • Quality information comparing each VA and local area non-VA healthcare facilities

VA is committed to give Veterans the access to care they need, when they need it. When you’re planning your care at VA, you can rely on us to give you the information you need to make informed health care decisions.