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Dr. George Chovanes, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Chovanes

Dr. George Chovanes, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Chovanes accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Personal Choice PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
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Geisinger Health Plan
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Dr. Chovanes' Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chovanes treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Chovanes treats this condition more than 87% 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
Low Back Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chovanes treats Low Back Pain more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Chovanes treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chovanes treats Spine Disorders more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Chovanes treats this condition more than 67% 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

Dr. Chovanes' conditions and procedures:

  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Biography

Dr. George Chovanes, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Temple University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
Lankenav Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1988
1983
1981

Awards

Dr. Chovanes' Reviews

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3.7

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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