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George I Chovanes , MD

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Main Line HealthCare Neurosurgery

Primary Office:

Paoli Hospital, MOB 3, Suite 331
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301

Office Phone: 484.527.2229
Main Line HealthCare Physician
Specialty Accepting New Patients
Neurosurgery
  Board Certified in 1993
Yes
Age: 59     Gender: M
Areas of Clinical Interest: Spine surgery
Brain tumors
Spine tumors
Traumatic brain injuries

Medical School:
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Residency:
Temple University Hospital

Primary Affiliation:  Paoli Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

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Office Information

Location:
Paoli Hospital, MOB 3, Suite 331
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301

TEL: 484.527.2229 FAX: 484.527.0155
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hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Location:
MLH Center in Newtown Square, Suite 245
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA  19073

TEL: 610.325.3880 FAX: 610.325.3887
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Main Line HealthCare Neurosurgery
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301

TEL: 484.527.2229 FAX: 484.527.0155

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays

Main Line HealthCare Neurosurgery
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA  19073

TEL: 610.325.3880 FAX: 610.325.3887

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Recent Clinical Studies Published

Chovanes GI, Richards RM, Morrow RA, Rhodes M:  Higher Systemic Arterial Pressures Are Rarely Associated with Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Deterioration in Brain Injury.  Surgical Neurology 2003:  60:184-92. 

Chovanes GI, Richards RM:  Pressure Autoregulation Reassessed; the Predominance of Metabolic Regulation of Cerebral Blood Flow and the Lack of "Classic" Cerebral Autoregulation curves in the Viable Brain. World Neurosurgery. Submitted for publication in November 2009.

NOVEL - The Sharp Edge of the Soul, Xlibris Corp. Copyright 2001.  www.thesharpedgeofthesoul.com

PRESENTATIONS

Management of Closed Head Injuries, 11th Annual Adult and Pediatric Trauma Symposium, Crozer Chester Medical Center, May 2006.

Traumatic Brain Injury - Where Guidlelines Meet the Frontlines, Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation Meeting, October 2005.

Physician Notes:

George I. Chovanes, M.D., is a board-certified neurosurgeon who specializes in spine surgery and surgical treatments of brain and spine tumors, as well as traumatic brain injuries.

Current Memberships and Activities

  • Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Neurotrauma Society
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society
  • Mid-Atlantic Neurosurgical Society
  • American Medical Association

GENERAL

Specialty: Neurosurgery (Board Certified in 1993) - Accepting New Patients
Age: 59     Gender: M

Medical School:
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Residency:
Temple University Hospital

Primary Affiliation:  Paoli Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

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PRACTICE

Practice Name:
Main Line HealthCare Neurosurgery

appointment icon Locations:

Paoli Hospital, MOB 3, Suite 331
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301
TEL: 484.527.2229 FAX: 484.527.0155
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
MLH Center in Newtown Square, Suite 245
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA  19073
TEL: 610.325.3880 FAX: 610.325.3887
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Areas of Clinical Interest: Spine surgery
Brain tumors
Spine tumors
Traumatic brain injuries

Patient Population
  • Adult
  • Geriatric
  • Medicare
  • HMO
  • PPO

PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Chovanes GI, Richards RM, Morrow RA, Rhodes M:  Higher Systemic Arterial Pressures Are Rarely Associated with Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Deterioration in Brain Injury.  Surgical Neurology 2003:  60:184-92. 

Chovanes GI, Richards RM:  Pressure Autoregulation Reassessed; the Predominance of Metabolic Regulation of Cerebral Blood Flow and the Lack of "Classic" Cerebral Autoregulation curves in the Viable Brain. World Neurosurgery. Submitted for publication in November 2009.

NOVEL - The Sharp Edge of the Soul, Xlibris Corp. Copyright 2001.  www.thesharpedgeofthesoul.com

PRESENTATIONS

Management of Closed Head Injuries, 11th Annual Adult and Pediatric Trauma Symposium, Crozer Chester Medical Center, May 2006.

Traumatic Brain Injury - Where Guidlelines Meet the Frontlines, Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation Meeting, October 2005.

Physician Notes:

George I. Chovanes, M.D., is a board-certified neurosurgeon who specializes in spine surgery and surgical treatments of brain and spine tumors, as well as traumatic brain injuries.

Current Memberships and Activities

  • Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Neurotrauma Society
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society
  • Mid-Atlantic Neurosurgical Society
  • American Medical Association

Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

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