Dr. Trent Hovenga, MD

Dr. Trent Hovenga, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Trent Hovenga, MD is a general surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

455 E Pikes Peak Ave Ste 101

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ulcer
normal
more than 82% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
normal
more than 64% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 44% of peers

Dr. Hovenga'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hovenga has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hovenga's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hovenga to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Hovenga's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Hovenga performed an inguinal hernia surgery on my husband over 15 years ago. It was a botched surgery that left my husband with chronic burning pain in his groin and inner thigh. My husband has since had 8 surgeries and countless injections and other treatments to try to help his pain. Dr...more
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