Dr. Christopher Covington, MD

Dr. Christopher Covington, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Dr. Christopher Covington, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Norman Bethune University Of Medical Sciences in 1980 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6802 S Olympia Ave

Tulsa, OK 74132

Contact Information

(918) 749-0762

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Experience Check

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Dr. Covington's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covington treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Covington treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covington treats Spondylosis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Covington treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covington treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Covington treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

By concentrating on our special areas of interest and expertise, we can fulfill our goal of becoming the leading provider of neurosurgical services in North East Oklahoma. We will always place quality of care above cost considerations in this age of 'managed' care and will pay close attention to patient confidentiality in the process.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1986
    University Of Kansas Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1981
    University Of Kansas Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Norman Bethune University Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School
    1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Community Care Network
Standard Network PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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