Dr. Benjamin L. Bowers, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 53

1001 N Waldrop Dr Ste 802
Arlington, TX 76012
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Dr. Bowers' Experience

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Dr. Bowers' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Bowers Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
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Hospital Quality

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USMD Hospital at Arlington
801 Interstate 20 West
Arlington, TX 76017
Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital
800 West Randol Mill Road
Arlington, TX 76012

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Arlington Surgical Association
Arlington Surgical Association
1001 N Waldrop Dr Ste 802
Arlington, TX 76012
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    Dr. Bowers' Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Laparotomy
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Venous Scerlotherapy
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Bowers

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Dallas Co Hp Parkland Mem

    Fellowship Hospital

    Parkland Meml Hospital University Tex Sw
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bowers & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Bowers' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Bowers has admitting privileges:

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    • Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital

    • USMD Hospital at Arlington

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bowers

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bowers to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Bowers' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bowers
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Arlington Surgical Association
    1001 N Waldrop Dr Ste 802
    Arlington, TX 76012
    (817) 275-3309 (Office)
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