Anca S. Popescu, MD

Jefferson Health Provider

Jefferson Medical Group Jefferson Medical Group

Patient Rating

4.7/5 stars

Practice Information

Jefferson Health Fish Pond Primary & Specialty Care
354 Hurffville Cross Keys Rd
Building 2
Sewell, NJ 08080
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Office Hours:

Mon: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (2nd Monday of every month Cherry Hill)
Tues: 12pm - 4pm (Washington Township)
Wed: 12pm - 4pm (Washington Township)
Thurs: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (3rd Thursday of every month Cherry Hill)

Specialty:Pain Medicine,Neurology
Focus Area:
Neuroscience Services
Clinical Focus:
  • Spine Injections
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Botulinum Toxin for: Migraine, Hyperhydrosis, Focal Dystonia (Torticollis, Blepharospasm, Hemifacial Spasm, Head Tremor, Spasticity, Neck or Low Back Pain), Intrathecal Baclofen Trial for Spasticity 

Additional Locations

Cherry Hill Primary & Specialty Care
457 Haddonfield Road
Suite 110
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
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Fax:(856) 406-4570
Cherry Hill MOB - General Surgery & Specialty Care
2211 Chapel Avenue West
Suite 301
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
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Fax:(856) 488-6769

Background & Education

Medical School:Univ De Med si Farm, Carol Davila, Romania
Internship:Coney Island Hospital
Residency:Hahnemann University Hospital (MCP/Drexel)
Fellowship:Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certification:Neurology, Neurology, Epilepsy, Neurology, Vascular Neurology

Professional Appointments & Affiliations

Appointments & Affiliations:

  • Kennedy Health Alliance, Neurologist – Washington Township, NJ (2013-Present)
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship – Philadelphia, PA (2012-2013)
  • UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Cooper University Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Neurology) and Department of Anesthesiology (Division of Pain Management) – Camden, NJ (2005-2012)
  • Temple University, Assistant Professor of Neurology – Philadelphia, PA (2003-2005)
  • Cooper University Hospital, Designing the Neurology Component of a Multidisciplinary Pain Program – Camden, NJ (2005)


  • American Epilepsy Society
  • International Association for the Study of Pain
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Massachusetts Medical Society
  • American Society for Interventional Pain Physicians
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia
  • Philadelphia Neurological Society
  • International Spine Injection Society
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society

Awards & Honors

Certificate of Appreciation in Recognition of Contribution to Ambulatory Medical Care and Public Health, Awarded by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2008
Top Doc, Inside Jersey, 2010, 2011
Top Doc, US News and World Report, 2011,


Anca S. Popescu, M.D., is board-certified in Psychiatry and Neurology, with specialty certification in Pain Medicine and Vascular Neurology. In addition, she holds certification in Headache Medicine through the United Council of Neurological Subspecialties. She completed her Residency at Drexel College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA.

Previously an Assistant Professor at Temple University and UMDNJ, Dr. Popescu has extensive post-graduate training that includes a Clinical Pain Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, as well as a Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship at Philadelphia’s Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. She has a special interest in the treatment of neuropathic pain and cancer pain.

In November 2014, Dr. Popescu lectured at the Best Practices in Primary Care conference on injections for treatment of headache and facial pain. She was also invited to lecture on neurologic masquerade of back pain to the International Spinal Injection Society in 2011. 

Ages served: 18+

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