Patients' Choice Award
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
Top 10 Doctor - City
Dr. Stephen Kovach III is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Philadelphia, PA 19107
The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
specialties & expertise
Dr. Stephen Kovach III has the following 12 areas of expertise, 2 specialties and 2 board certifications.
A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
George Washington University School Of Medicine And Health Sciences graduated in 1997
Georgetown University Medical Center
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