Petko  Mitev, PA

Mitev, Petko, PA

Specialty:

Orthopedics

I am accepting new patients.

Phone number:

908-277-8950

Online Access:

I am not accepting e-mail or online appointment requests.

BS:

IP Pavlov Medical Institute, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

MS:

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Physician Assistant Program, Piscataway, NJ

Certification:

PA-C, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Board Certification:

General Surgery, Higher Medical Institute and Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Affiliations, Associations, and Partnerships:

Overlook Medical Center

Petko Mitev, PA, has more than 20 years' experience as a surgeon and surgical assistant. Before joining Summit Medical Group, Mr. Mitev was a surgical assistant for University Medical Center in Princeton, New Jersey. He also has been a staff surgeon and clinical research fellow at the Military Medical Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria. He was previously a doctor for the Italian Embassy, also in Sofia. Mr. Mitev is a member of the Bulgarian Surgical Society.

With a passion for surgery, Mr. Mitev continued his path in medicine after he moved to the United States. He says, "I believe it is important to do everything possible to meet patients' needs." He adds, "Being a surgical physician assistant allows me to use my surgical experience and education to deliver outstanding care to my patients and support my supervising physicians."

When he is not working with his patients, Mr. Mitev enjoys spending time with his 2 sons and wife. He is an avid soccer and tennis player.