Dr. David Covall, MD

Dr. David Covall, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Covall, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Cumming, GA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

1505 Northside Forsyth Dr # 3500

Cumming, GA 30041

Contact Information

(770) 667-4337

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Covall performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Knee Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
normal
more than 76% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Covall's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Covall "Our goal is to give our patients individual attention while delivering personalized medical treatment. The focus is on how best to engage the patient, while informing them on options, and to encourage their involvement in decision-making as well as taking responsibility for their own care. Furthermore, it is our goal to try to optimize conservative care first before considering any surgical intervention."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spondylitis

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Procedures

  • Gait Analysis
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Beth Israel Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Boston University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Boston University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lahey Hitchcock Clinic, Burlington, Massachusset, Usa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Covall has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Covall's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Covall to family and friends
4.1
based on 22 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Covall's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Suwanee, GA |
Used exactec as the tka implant whish is known to have faulty polyeurathane implants
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Dr. Covall accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Covall has admitting privileges

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