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Dr. David Kovacs, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male

Dr. Kovacs

Dr. David Kovacs, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 2007 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(949) 347-6044

Dr. Kovacs accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Medicare
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MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kovacs' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kovacs treats Limb Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kovacs treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kovacs treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kovacs treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kovacs treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kovacs treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kovacs' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Paracentesis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Kovacs, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 2007 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2007
Medical College Of Wisconsin
Medical School
2007

Awards

Dr. Kovacs' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kovacs

3.9

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
26.470588235294116%
(9)

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Doctor Kovacs has been treating my psoriatic arthritis for over 4 years and has worked with me to get my condition very well controlled. From significant pain and stiffness, to barely detectable disease . I could t be more pleased with his care. He listens to my questions and concerns, is very...Read More
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Dr. Kovacs has helped me and the treatment of my of my Rheumatoid arthritis. Under the care of another doctor, I was hospitalized for 2 weeks then home care for another 4 weeks. After that ordeal, I saw Doctor Kovacs as a new patient. He was able to give me the correct diagnosis and the correct ...Read More
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Dr Kovacs saw me when I was in urgent need of being assessed by a Dr in his speciality. His exam and follow-up questioning that day were the most thorough I have ever experienced. In later appointments his explanations of my condition and treatment were very complete. He takes time to answer...Read More
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Dr kovac was excellent on my initial visit . . Listened and understood my concerns
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Dealing with over a dozen doctor and spending 3 weeks in the hospital Dr. Kovacs was the only one that was able to diagnosed my illness and start treatment. Great doctor and a helpful office staff.
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