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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Pulmonology
Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Northwest
UPMC Hamot


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
129 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Hamot - Pulmonology
1781 W. 26th St.
Erie, PA 16508
Office Phone:
(814) 877-8730
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Critical Care Medicine, American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease, American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

DO, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Chestnut Hill Hospital,
Philadelphia, PA


Fellowships:
Drexel/Hahnemann University College of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA



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May 18, 2018

all very good

May 03, 2018

waited a little longer than expected in waiting room but staff was very apologetic

May 03, 2018

Vert personable and clearly explained test results.

May 01, 2018

My experience so far in this office has been very good. The staff & physician were all very caring and respectful.

April 26, 2018

Very good. He listened and gave clear instructions on what was needed.

April 25, 2018

I was pleasantly surprised with Dr. Kovacs as well as his nurse and office staff. I felt that they spent a lot of time explaining everything to me. They were compassionate and very knowledgeable. I felt at ease in their care.

April 25, 2018

Dr. Kovacs answered some of my questions before I had to ask. I was referred to him by my ENT and as I have surgery scheduled in two weeks, he saw me within two days and reassured me about my status for surgery.

April 24, 2018

good doctor

April 23, 2018

Always nice to visit this office and provider.

April 10, 2018

all was good and very positive experience for myself.