Dr. J O'Dowd, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 57

7101 US Highway 90 Ste 101
Daphne, AL 36526
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Dr. O'Dowd's Experience

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Dr. O'Dowd's Specialties

Procedures Dr. O'Dowd Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Conditions Dr. O'Dowd Treats

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Hospital Quality

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University of South Alabama Medical Center
2451 Fillingim St
Mobile, AL 36617
Infirmary Health - Mobile Infirmary
5 Mobile Infirmary Cir
Mobile, AL 36607

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Diagnostic and Medical
Diagnostic and Medical
7101 US Highway 90 Ste 101
Daphne, AL 36526
1700 Spring Hill Ave
Mobile, AL 36604
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    Dr. O'Dowd's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

    Board Certifications

    • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Electrophysiological Study
    • Heart Surgery
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thrombolysis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Malignant
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
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    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tetralogy of Fallot
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. O'Dowd

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • 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

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    University Of So Al Hosps
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. O'Dowd & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. O'Dowd's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 7 hospitals where Dr. O'Dowd has admitting privileges:

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    • University of South Alabama Medical Center

    • Infirmary Health - Mobile Infirmary

    • Monroe County Hospital

    • Grove Hill Memorial Hospital

    • Jackson Medical Center

    • North Baldwin Infirmary

    • Washington County Hospital and Nursing Home

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. O'Dowd

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    3.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Dowd to family and friends

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. O'Dowd's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. O'Dowd

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Diagnostic and Medical
    7101 US Highway 90 Ste 101
    Daphne, AL 36526
    (251) 625-8100 (Office)
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    1700 Spring Hill Ave
    Mobile, AL 36604
    (251) 435-1200 (Office)
    (251) 435-6357 (Fax)
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