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Barbara J. Coven

Barbara J. Coven, MD

  • Spanish
4.6 rating based on 75 ratings
(4.6/5 stars) | 5 Comments
  • Rye
    1 Theall Road, Rye, NY 10580-1404
  • (914) 848-8900
  • (914) 848-8901

About the Provider

Dr. Coven specializes in pediatrics and adolescent medicine and is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She received a bachelor of arts degree magnum cum laude in biology and music from Wesleyan University. Her medical degree was awarded by Boston University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency at Boston City Hospital in primary care pediatrics. This was followed by a fellowship in psychosomatics at The Children’s Hospital in Boston.

Following her training, she went to American Samoa to treat medically underserved children. She then spent five years in Hawaii, where she was a pediatrician and chief of the Kaiser Permanente Kona Clinic. In 1992, Dr. Coven was appointed chief of pediatrics and later was appointed associate medical director for Kaiser Permanente in Westchester/Fairfield. She is an attending pediatrician at Greenwich Hospital and White Plains Hospital.

Dr. Coven has had extensive involvement with the American Academy of Pediatrics as an executive member of Community Pediatrics, and a liaison member of the Academy’s Committee on Environmental Health and Safety. For over 10 years she has been listed in the Castle Connolly Guide, “The Best Doctors New York Metropolitan Area” and is on the U.S. News and World Report Top Doctors List for Pediatrics.

She has two daughters, Lorraine and Hannah, and two cats. She lives in Greenwich, Connecticut and remains active in the community.

Medical School
Boston University School of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine
Boston Medical Center
Boston Medical Center
Children's Hospital of Boston
Board Certification
Hospital Affiliation
Greenwich Hospital
White Plains Hospital

Office Location (1)

  • Rye
    1 Theall Road
    Rye, NY 10580-1404
    Ph: (914) 848-8900
    Fax: (914) 848-8901


Coven was great.
January 3, 2019
dr coven is excellent!
July 18, 2018
Dr coven is a new doctor and she is the best doctor I have seen in many many years I am grateful to her and her team!
June 13, 2018
Whenever I have an opportunity to recommend Dr. Coven. I'll do it. She is a great pediatrician.
February 21, 2018
we love Dr Coven and when choosing new ins coverage made sure she is in our network
February 15, 2018