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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
160 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

No Practice Locations Found

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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August 31, 2018

I had not seen provider for almost three years. He knew my history and has provided follow-up care. Friendly, knowledgeable, and caring.

August 13, 2018

really at ease with Dr. Kovacs. He seems very concerned about my breathing problems.

August 13, 2018

I was pleased with the treatment I received.

August 13, 2018

mr kovacs was very personable and explained everything to my satisfaction aid was also very friendly and made me feel comfortable

July 31, 2018

Dr. Kovacs put me at ease and really helped me from my diagnosis of Sarcoidosis to remission. He is a very caring and personable doctor. I would highly recommend him.

July 31, 2018

unnecessary prescriptions assumed I had COPD no response To my actual symptomhowever was great at the hospital when I had surgery in contrast to bored disinterested and impersonal at the office.

July 31, 2018

Everyone at the office is always courteous and helpful

July 30, 2018

Thank you for your care!!

July 30, 2018

my visit felt rushed

July 20, 2018

Dr. Kovacs was extremely professional and spent time going over the CT scan results with us so we better understood what we are dealing with. He explained the test procedure that I will be receiving, giving much information that would help to make decisions.