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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Pulmonology
Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Northwest


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
85 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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February 01, 2018

great service

January 16, 2018

Have seen Kovac three times. All were good.

January 04, 2018

He is the best...he knows what he is talking about, and knows what he is doing...Very intelligent and caring...I know he can help me.

January 03, 2018

good

December 21, 2017

I was pleased

December 21, 2017

I had a very good experience on this visit,i was treated very well.

December 19, 2017

This is the best place I've been for help with my asthma!

October 24, 2017

good

October 20, 2017

very good bedside manner. concerned about my health

October 06, 2017

One of the very over-all BEST doctor I ever had......