U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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General Information
Description of AgencyFederal agency responsible for ensuring that foods are safe, wholesome and sanitary; human and veterinary drugs, biological products, and medical devices are safe and effective; cosmetics are safe; and electronic products that emit radiation are safe. FDA also ensures that these products are honestly, accurately and informatively represented to the public.

Administrative office:
Food and Drug Administration
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, Maryland 20857
Hours of OperationOffice: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm; Telephone: 24/7
Contact Information
Contact's Phone888-463-6332
Contact's Emailthomas.gardine@fda.hhs.gov
Physical Site Address 1Philadelphia Regional Office
Physical Site Address 2200 Chestnut Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipPhiladelphia, PA 19106
Main Phone888-463-6332
Hotline Phone888-723-3366 Food safety hotline
Emergency/After Hours Phone301-443-1240 Emergency 24 hours
Other Phone215-597-4390 Philadelphia office
Web Addresswww.fda.gov
Director Information
Director's NameThomas Gardine
Director's PositionDistrict Director
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Affiliated Programs: U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Affiliated Services: U.S. Food and Drug Administration