Dr. Philip Craig Ovadia MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Philip Ovadia is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Beaver, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Heritage Valley Beaver. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Ovadia accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Heritage Valley Beaver who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic, Adult General Thoracic, Minimally Invasive Thoracic

Clinical Interests: Valvular disease, Lung, Thoracic surgery, Lung cancer, Aortic disease, Arrythmia surgery, aortic surgery, aortic/mitral valve, CABG, lung cancer, VATS

Education & Medical Training

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency, General Surgery, 2003

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1998

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Internship, General Surgery, 1998–1999

Tufts Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2005

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 10 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 6 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

OH State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Idiopathic segmental infarction of the omentum mimicking acute appendicitis: report of 3 cases and literature review.
Ovadia, P. C., Gervasoni, J. E. Jr 2003 2 1

Chest tube removal: end-inspiration or end-expiration?
Bell, R. L., Ovadia, P., Abdullah, F., Spector, S., Rabinovici, R.

An improved clinically relevant sepsis model in the conscious rat.
Mathiak, G., Szewczyk, D., Abdullah, F., Ovadia, P., Feuerstein, G., Rabinovici, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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