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Wesley Covitz, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Wesley Covitz, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Cardiology (pediatric), Lipid Disorders, Marfan Syndrome, Metabolic Syndrome, Telemedicine

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-4500
Department: 336-713-4500

Email: wcovitz@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Harvard University, 1966
  • M.D., University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1970
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Boston Med Ctr, 1972
  • Fellowship, Childrens Hosp Med Ctr-Cincinn, 1973
  • Fellowship, Childrens Hosp Med Ctr-Cincinn, 1976

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Pediatrics
  • Am Heart Association
  • American College of Cardiology
  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S
  • North Carolina Medical Society

NPI Number

  • 1154305878
Wesley Covitz, M.D.

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Wesley Covitz, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

Research Interests

temporary

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-3232 | Department: 336-713-4500

Email: wcovitz@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Superior cavopulmonary anastomosis timing and outcomes in infants with single ventricle. Cnota JF, Allen KR, Colan S, Covitz W, Graham EM, Hehir DA, Levine JC, Margossian R, McCrindle BW, Minich LL, Natarajan S, Richmond ME, Hsu DT.. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013;145(5):1288-1296.

Challenges in echocardiographic assessment of mitral regurgitation in children after repair of atrioventricular septal defect. Prakash A, Lacro RV, Sleeper LA, Minich LL, Colan SD, McCrindle B, Covitz W, Golding F, Hlavacek AM, Levine JC, Cohen MS.. Pediatr Cardiol. 2012;33(2):205-214.

Late status of Fontan patients with persistent surgical fenestration. Atz AM, Travison TG, McCrindle BW, Mahony L, Quartermain M, Williams RV, Breitbart RE, Lu M, Radojewski E, Covitz W, et al.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(24):2437-2443.

Retropharyngeal edema: an unusual manifestation of Kawasaki disease. Langley EW, Kirse DK [sic] [Kirse DJ], Barnes CE, Covitz W, Shetty AK.. J Emerg Med. 2010;39(2):181-185.

Impact of surgical fenestration in a cohort of Fontan patients [abstract]. Atz AM, Travison TG, McCrindle BW, Mahony L, Quartermain M, Williams RV, Breitbart RE, Lu M, Radojewski E, Covitz W, et al.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009;53(10 Suppl A):A361.

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Professor, Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Cardiology (pediatric), Lipid Disorders, Marfan Syndrome, Metabolic Syndrome, Telemedicine
Wesley Covitz, M.D.

Wesley Covitz, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

CP concern for questions/worries
4.6
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.5
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.5
Patients' confidence in CP
4.4
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
3.5



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3/4/2016

We have always been treated with lots of concern and respect. (Thank you very much).

10/2/2015

The doctor, PA, nurse was good and caring. It was just such a long wait time. After they came in.

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