Dr. David T. Sowden, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 65

1818 Carew St Suite 160
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
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Dr. Sowden's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Dr. Sowden received his MD degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in 1976 and completed his training in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery at Ohio State University in 1983. Dr. Sowden took additional training in cardiac surgery at Guy’s Hospital in London, England. Dr. Sowden is certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and has achieved Fellowship status in the American College of Surgeons. He is also an active member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, 1981
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 2003
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  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
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Background Check for Dr. Sowden

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
  • 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

Medical University Of South Carolina
Graduated in 1975

Internship Hospital

Greenville Hospital System
Complete in 1976

Residency Hospital

Ohio State University
Complete in 1980

Fellowship Hospital

Guys Hospital
Complete in 1982
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Sowden & Staff

  • English

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