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Wesley Covitz, M.D.

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Wesley Covitz, M.D.

Wesley Covitz, M.D.

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Pediatrics

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    336-716-WAKE

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    336-713-4500

  • Department: 336-713-4500

  • Fax: 336-716-7100

  • E-mail:

    wcovitz@wakehealth.edu

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Pediatrics

  • Am Heart Association

  • American College of Cardiology

  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S

  • North Carolina Medical Society

  • NPI: 1154305878

Clinical Interests

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

Education & Training

  • B.A.

    1966 - Harvard University

  • M.D.

    1970 - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

  • Residency

    1972 - Pediatrics: Boston Med Ctr

  • Fellowship

    1973 - Childrens Hosp Med Ctr-Cincinn

  • Fellowship

    1976 - Childrens Hosp Med Ctr-Cincinn

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Cardiology

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Research Contact Information

Research Interests

  • temporary

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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  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
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    336-716-WAKE

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  • Additional Information

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