Dr. Stephen Povoski, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 52

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Dr. Povoski's Experience

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Dr. Povoski's Specialties

  • General Surgery

Procedures Dr. Povoski Performs

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
460 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Arthur G James Cancer Hospital
Surgical Oncology
410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
Ohio State University Medical
OSU Comprehensive Cancer Center
300 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
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    Dr. Povoski's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Wound Repair
    2
    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Povoski

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • 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

    SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Graduated in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    University Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Povoski & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Povoski's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Povoski has admitting privileges:

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    • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

    • James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Povoski

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.5
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    3.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Povoski to family and friends

    3.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Dr. Povoski's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Povoski

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.5 out of 5

    11 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Povoski accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital
    Surgical Oncology
    410 W 10th Ave
    Columbus, OH 43210
    (614) 293-4040 (Office)
    (614) 293-3465 (Fax)
    B
    Ohio State University Medical
    OSU Comprehensive Cancer Center
    300 W 10th Ave
    Columbus, OH 43210
    (614) 293-3241 (Office)
    (614) 293-4044 (Fax)
    C
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital
    Dr. Povoski
    4019 W Dublin Granville Rd
    Dublin, OH 43017
    (614) 293-8700 (Office)
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