Zachary Klock, MD


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Palliative Medicine Physician

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine (Hospice and Palliative Medicine)
  • American Board of Family Medicine (Family Medicine)

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



Office Locations

Education & Training

Medical SchoolSidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyFamily and Community Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
FellowshipHospice and Palliative Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


  • American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • American Academy of Family Physicians

Awards and Honors

  • SJ Magazine "Top Docs," 2022
  • Chief Resident - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2019-2020
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine - Resident Teacher Award, 2020
  • Arthur Krieger Memorial Prize in Family Medicine, 2017
  • Pathology Honor Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society


Klock Z, Dobak S, Houseman G, Cunningham AT, Kreher M. Advance Care Planning and Healthcare Utilization in Patients With Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Retrospective Chart Review. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2022 Oct;39(10):1152-1156. doi: 10.1177/10499091211060011. Epub 2021 Dec 8. PMID: 34875902.

Klock Z, Liantonio J. End-of-Life Care in Imprisoned Persons. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 Apr;55(4):e4-e6. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.11.017. Epub 2017 Nov 26. PMID: 29180059.