Richard Kovach, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FACP

Interventional Cardiologist; Division Director, Interventional Cardiology; Medical Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory; Assistant Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program; Clinical Professor of Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine; Chairman-Elect, Horizons International Peripheral Group

Phone: 609-735-2907
Fax: 609-735-1858
Appointments: 609-621-2080


  • Internal Medicine–Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Specialty Training

  • Cardiology; Interventional Cardiology–Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certified

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Special Interests

  • Endovascular Medicine
  • Carotid Stenting
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Limb Salvage
  • Structural Heart Disease
  • Clinical Research


  • Kovach, R. Chapter: Femoral and Popliteal Interventions. Evidence—Based Guide to Interventional Cardiology and Endovascular Medicine, 1st Edition, Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2012

Lectures and Symposiums

  • 2013 Comprehensive Cardiology Symposium: “Selecting and Optimal Antiplatelet Therapy for the ACS and CAD Patient,” “Atherectomy & Plaque Modification,” “Drug-eluting Technologies”
  • 2014 Comprehensive Cardiology Symposium: “Current Trends in Coronary Intervention,” “Clinical Cardiology and Electrophysiology,” “Structural Heart Disease, Stroke and Hypertension,” “Endovascular Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease”