Dr. Edward Hovick, MD

Dr. Edward Hovick, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Edward Hovick, MD is a nephrology specialist in Limerick, PA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1988 and specializes in nephrology.

420 W Linfield Trappe Rd

Limerick, PA 19468

Contact Information

(610) 495-1992

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
more than 88% of peers
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Medical College of Pennsylvania
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Mercy Catheterization Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mercy Catheterization Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Lankenau Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hovick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hovick to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Hovick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Hovick is awesome. He has diagnosed and treated my husband for many years and is a great doctor with whom I trust my husband's life. He is thorough, patient, and kind. His professionalism is off the charts. I highly recommend him to anyone with the misfortune of having kidney disease, but...more
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Dr. Hovik is extremely helpful and very efficient. Not only that, but his staff is very helpful. I take a lot of medications and working with Dr. Hovik's office was always easy and pleasure.
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Very pleasant and personable in all my interactions with him. I feel confident in his professional knowledge. Takes the time to explain and answer all my questions and concerns. He was referred by my personal doctor, who I have great confidence in. I would absolutely refer him to all my family and...more
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