Dr. David J. Covall, MD

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Specializes in Bone & Joint Orthopedics • Male • Age 56

3400 Old Milton Pkwy Suite 190, Bldg C
Alpharetta, GA 30005
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Dr. Covall:

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Dr. Covall's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Northside Hospital - Forsyth
1200 Northside Forsyth Drive
Cumming, GA 30041

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Northside Arthritis Center
Northside Arthritis Center
3400 Old Milton Pkwy Suite 190, Bldg C
Alpharetta, GA 30005
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    Dr. Covall's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Covall's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Bone & Joint Orthopedics
    • Arthritis
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Gait Analysis
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Bursitis
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
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    Background Check for Dr. Covall

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Beth Israel Hosp Ctr
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lahey Hitchcock Clinic, Burlington, Massachusset, Usa
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    Harvard
    Graduated in 1979

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    International Congress for Joint Reconstruction , Member
    The International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) delivers continuing medical education to orthopedic surgeons focused on the latest operative techniques, procedures, advanced devices, and improvements in patient care. Physicians affiliated with ICJR are committed to offering patients the best treatment options available today
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Covall & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Covall's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Northside Hospital - Forsyth where Dr. Covall has admitting privileges:

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    • Northside Hospital - Forsyth

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Covall

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Covall to family and friends

    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Covall's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 24 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Covall
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Covall accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • Principal Financial Group
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Northside Arthritis Center
    3400 Old Milton Pkwy Suite 190, Bldg C
    Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (770) 667-4337 (Office)
    (770) 667-4338 (Fax)
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