Dr. Janis Lacovara, MD

Dr. Janis Lacovara, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Janis Lacovara, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Towson, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1985 and specializes in pediatrics.

7505 Osler Dr Ste 207

Towson, MD 21204

Contact Information

(410) 337-2022

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Lacovara's Experience

Dr. Lacovara's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

18  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Children's National Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lacovara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lacovara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lacovara to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Lacovara'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 (5)

Dr Lacovara has been my children’s pediatrician for 13 years. We switched after a different pedestrian in the area, misdiagnosed my son with a neurological disorder. After seeing a neurologist and being told he was fine, I lost trust and switched to Dr. Lacovara. She is caring, kind and very...more
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I knew things weren't going to go well when they tried to give my child a shot she already had. I called the former doctor's office (in another state) to confirm this. Dr. Lacovara was very rude about requesting the information be faxed again. As the visit progressed, Dr. Lacovara got more and more...more
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The prime example of how a doctor should be. Not only is she very knowledgeable but also kind,caring, great bedside manner. Every diagnosis for our kids was spot on. I can't say enough good things about her. The best.
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She's been our pediatrician for 10 years. We love her and the office staff!!! We have never had a negative experience at their office. After hours call have always been handled promptly and anytime we've needed a last minute sick visit appointment, we have never been denied. Dr. Lacovara is a...more
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Dr Lacovara and her staff are wonderful! dr Lacovara is the such a caring, knowledgeable, patient and understanding, one of a kind doctor. she has been my children's doctor the day they were born (ages 16, 13 and 3)I highly recommend her to anyone who is looking for a top doctor. All the ladies in...more
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