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About Dr. Peter Kovach

Dr. Peter Kovach, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Springfield, OR. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology and Oncology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. Dr. Kovach is affiliated with Mid-Columbia Medical Center, PeaceHealth Peace Harbor Hospital and PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center University District. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Kovach is Excellent. Dr. Peter Kovach has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Peter Kovach is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Willamette Valley Cancer Institute

3377 Riverbend Dr
Springfield, OR 97477
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Specialties

Dr. Peter Kovach has the following 3 specialties

  • Hematology and Oncology

    An Oncologist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of different cancers. This physician has extensive knowledge of the different signs and symptoms of cancer, as well as the various methods of treatment.
    Oncologists diagnose cancer through methods such as biopsy, endoscopy, X-ray, blood tests, ultrasound, and different forms of nuclear medicine. They treat cancer through surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy, or antibody treatments.
    If it is determined that a cancer cannot successfully be treated, oncologists then focus on providing palliative care, the use of pain medication to make a dying person more comfortable.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Medical Oncology

    Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
    They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Peter Kovach has the following 1 expertise

  • Cancer

Dr. Peter Kovach has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Peter Kovach is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Reviews

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An Excellent Doctor

A family member sees Dr. Kovach for prostate cancer and a variety of side issues due to that. Dr. Kovach is very experienced, and is knowledgeable about treatments that some doctors were not. He is so experienced and gives his patients a sense of being in very capable hands.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Kovach is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Mid-Columbia Medical Center
  • PeaceHealth Peace Harbor Hospital
  • PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center University District
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
  • Sacred Heart-University Distr
  • Good Samaritan Regional Medical Ctr
  • Sacred Heart Medical Center - Riverbend 6/14/1995 Active Current Internal Medicine
  • Cottage Grove Hospital
  • McKenzie - Willamette Medical Center
  • St John's Medical Center
  • Sacred Heart Medical Center At Riverbend
  • Sacred Heart Medical Center - University Dist 8/10/2008 Courtesy Current Internal Medicine
  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • University Of Pennsylvania Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Peter Kovach accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • UHC West
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

Locations & Directions

Willamette Valley Cancer Institute, 3377 Riverbend Dr, Springfield, OR
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