Dr. Veronica Covalesky, MD

Dr. Veronica Covalesky, MD

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Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
58 y/o
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Dr. Veronica Covalesky, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 29 years. She specializes in cardiovascular surgery, cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, and more.

Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia, P.C.

1703 S Broad St Ste 300

Philadelphia, PA 19148
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Covalesky'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Lehigh University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Covalesky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Covalesky's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Covalesky

3.7

Based on 3 reviews

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