Dr. Janice McGovney, MD

Dr. Janice McGovney, MD

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Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
64 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Janice McGovney, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 38 years. She specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.Read her story

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Top Care Areas

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

Pneumonia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. McGovney'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.

Dr. McGovney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McGovney "Dr. McGovney was born and raised in the Kansas City area where she and her husband, Dr. Timothy Wilson, live and work. When not helping patients Dr. McGovney enjoys playing the piano, roller skating and traveling the world."

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

257  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • UNIV OF MO-KANSAS CITY SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • U Okla Hlth Sci Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • U Okla Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McGovney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McGovney's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McGovney to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. McGovney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I had an appt set as a first time visit, but i ended up getting admitted through the ER because i had herniated/bulging/compressed discs in my back. i ended up spending 6 days in nkc, getting scans of my back, seeing ortho & being on quite a bit of pain med for this near unbareable pain. dr mcgovny...more
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