Federal and State Workers Compensation

Our practice is the only one in Houston and the 8 county surrounding area offering treatment for injured workers within the:

  • Texas Workers’ Compensation System under the Texas Department of Worker’ Compensation,
  • Out of State Workers’ Compensation Systems,
  • Federal Workers’ Compensation System, under the Office of Workers’ Compensation (OWCP),
  • Defense Base Act Workers’ Compensation System for Civilian Contractors Injured in Iraq, Afghanistan and Other Overseas Areas.

Dr. Covert is a workers’ compensation psychiatrist offering evaluation and treatment throughout Texas and Louisiana for injured civilian employees of the Federal Government from all Federal agencies including:

  • Post Office (USPS)
  • The United States Customs and Border Patrol (CBP)
  • The Veterans Administrations (VA)
  • The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
  • The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • Social Security Administration (SSA)
  • The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)
  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
  • The Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
  • Department of Justice (DOJ)
  • Department of the Interior (DOI, Park Service)
  • Department of Defense (DOD)

At any point in the process of seeking Federal Workers’ Compensation or appealing a worker’s compensation case involving stress, depression and any other compensable psychiatric condition, the advice of a psychiatrist can be helpful. Dr. Covert has had quite a bit of experience in this realm and is happy to offer his expertise to your case.