Dr. Philip Simkovitz, MD

Dr. Philip Simkovitz, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Philip Simkovitz, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Trumbull, CT and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Boston Univ Sch Of Med in 1982 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

5520 Park Ave Ste 202

Trumbull, CT 06611

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana

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Dr. Simkovitz's Experience

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Dr. Simkovitz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • U Conn Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • U Conn Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • McGill U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Royal Victoria Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simkovitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simkovitz's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simkovitz to family and friends
30 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (19)

Dr. Simkovitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

This guy needs an anger management class. He was assigned to me while I was hospitalized with an acute lung infection. On my follow up appt when released he actually yelled at me at end of my appt when I asked what the paperwork was for he handed me. Total jerk, sarcastic and RUDE!
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Does not seem to care about his patients. Patient scheduled for a thoracocentesis the following day, a temporary procedure that in the past had been painful and draining for this 89 year old woman. We had the possibility of having a thoracic surgeon perform a more permanent procedure in 3 days. I...more
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Terrible bedside manner. Was verbally abused when I did not call and cancel my appointment however I was placed in the hospital for a life threatening problem. I do not recommend this guy at all!
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I have gone to Dr. Simkovitch for 3 years. He has spent a total of 10 minutes with me. When I felt the Cpap machine was not working properly . He said it was and didn;\;t look into it any further. I do not find him to be competent or thorough. They make appointments one year out and staff does...more
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Dr. Simkovitz has been my primary physician for many years, and has always provided the very best care. He has developed and tested a regimen of therapies for me that have had great benefit for my health and quality of life. He has also recommended a great group of specialists for me that have...more
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