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Wesley Covitz, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Wesley Covitz, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Specialties

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

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

Memberships

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

NPI Number

  • 1154305878
Wesley Covitz, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Wesley Covitz, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics
Radiology

Research Interests

cardiac function, congenital defects

Contact Information

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

Email: wcovitz@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

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. Superior cavopulmonary anastomosis timing and outcomes in infants with single ventricle. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013;145(5):1288-1296.

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

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

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

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

All Publications

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Professor, Pediatrics

Clinical Specialties

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

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