Dr. Mark Covington, MD

Dr. Mark Covington, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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49 y/o
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Dr. Mark Covington, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Lees Summit, MO. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

ENT Associates of Greater Kansas City, PC

4880 NE Goodview Cir

Lees Summit, MO 64064
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CompCare
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Tonsillectomy
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Covington'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

77  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • University of Utah Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Wilford Hall Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Covington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Covington's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Covington to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Covington's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I saw Dr. Covington after completing a sleep study and then referred to him by my doctor. He came in the room, looked at my ears, nose and throat, then said I should get a mouthpiece for my snoring. It all happened about as fast as you took to read that last sentence. He recommended a mouthpiece...more
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Saw him Oct. 5, 2017. He honed in on 1 thing & didn't hear anything after that. He walked me to the assistant area, told them to order me a sleep test, then just walked off. No "we will call you when we get the results or what. Assistant would not return my calls. I finally complained to the...more
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Did a terrible job in listening to my concerns. He came in with his diagnosis before even examining me. And his "examination" was to look in each nostril and send me on my way. I left in tears. Will NEVER visit this doctor again.
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Willing to take the time to explain my diagnosis
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