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Specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine • Male • Age 63

7320 Woodlake Ave Ste 290
West Hills, CA 91307
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Dr. Dowds' Experience

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Dr. Dowds' Specialties

  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Procedures Dr. Dowds Performs

  • Cardiac Event Monitor

Conditions Dr. Dowds Treats

  • Hypertension
  • Renal Failure-Like Electrolyte Imbalances

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Hospital Quality

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West Hills Hospital & Medical Center
7300 Medical Center Dr
West Hills, CA 91307
Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center
215 W Janss Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

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West Hills, CA 91307
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    Dr. Dowds' Experience

    Dr. Dowds' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sleep Medicine
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    • Cardiac Event Monitor
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    • Hypertension
    • Renal Failure-Like Electrolyte Imbalances
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    Background Check for Dr. Dowds

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    New York Medical College

    Internship Hospital

    Los Angeles County-University Of California Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Los Angeles County-University Of California Medical Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cedars Sinai Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Dowds & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Dowds' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center

    • West Hills Hospital & Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Dowds' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.5 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Dowds

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.2 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.8 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.9 out of 5

    17 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.8 out of 5

    17 responses

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    7320 Woodlake Ave Ste 290
    West Hills, CA 91307
    (818) 716-6446 (Office)
    (818) 716-9869 (Fax)
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