Dr. Stephen John Kovach MD Surgeon

Dr. Stephen Kovach is a surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and St. Mary's Hospital. He received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Kovach accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 57 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 13 at St. Mary's Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1997 - 1999

University Rochester School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 2001 - 2004

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 2004 - 2007

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 5 years in Plastic Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 10 years in Surgery

PA State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

A Population-Level Analysis of Bilateral Breast Reduction: Does Age Affect Early Complications?
Nelson, J. A.,Fischer, J. P.,Wink, J. D.,Kovach, S. J.

Free Flap Lower Extremity Reconstruction in the Obese Population: Does Weight Matter?
Cleveland, E. C.,Fischer, J. P.,Nelson, J. A.,Wink, J. D.,Levin, L. S.,Kovach, S. J.

Free Tissue Transfer for Complex Reconstruction of the Lower Extremity: Experience of a Young Microsurgeon.
Wink, J. D.,Nelson, J. A.,Fischer, J. P.,Cleveland, E. C.,Kovach, S. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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