Dr. Veronica Covalesky, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery ·  Female · Age 59

  4 Reviews
  

Dr. Veronica Covalesky, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in cardiovascular surgery, cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, and more.


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Dr. Covalesky's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covalesky treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Covalesky treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Heart Palpitations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covalesky treats Heart Palpitations more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Covalesky treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Cardiovascular Stress Test
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Covalesky performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Covalesky performs this procedure more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Covalesky's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • 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
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Veronica Covalesky, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in cardiovascular surgery, cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, and more.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1989
Hahnemann University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Hahnemann University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Hahnemann University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
Hahnemann University
Medical School
1979
Lehigh University
Undergraduate School
1989
1986
1984
1983
1979

Awards

Dr. Covalesky's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 4 reviews

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1 Star
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  • 10 – 15 minutes
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Dr. Covalesky is very thorough and has a pleasant demeanor with patients. I highly recommend! There are rarely any long wait times are appointments are pretty accurately adhered to. The office staff is quick and efficient and easy to get through to.
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  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

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