Dr. William D. Bowers, MD

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Specializes in Phlebology • Male • Age 58

4900 95th Ave N
Pinellas Park, FL 33782
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Dr. Bowers' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saint Anthony's Hospital
1200 7th Avenue North
Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
Saint Petersburg General Hospital
6500 38th Avenue North
Saint Petersburg, FL 33710

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bowers

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Bowers Vein Institute
Bowers Vein Institute
4900 95th Ave N
Pinellas Park, FL 33782
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    Dr. Bowers' Experience

    Specialties

    • Phlebology
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    1
    • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endovenous Laser Treatment
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Laser Ablation
    • Laser Vein Removal
    • Laser Vein Treatment
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Ultrasound
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
    • Varicose Vein Surgery
    • Vein Laser Ablation
    • Vein Treatment
    • Venous Closure
    • Venous Disease Treatment
    • Venous Doppler (Legs & Arms)
    • Venous Scerlotherapy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    2
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Leg Venous Ulcer
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spider Veins
    • Varicose Ulcers
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vein Diseases
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Venous Reflux
    • Venous Thrombosis
    • Ventral Hernia
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Bowers

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    In Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Methodist Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Undergraduate Schools

    Indiana Univ
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bowers & Staff

    • English
  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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    • Saint Anthony's Hospital

    • Saint Petersburg General Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bowers

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bowers to family and friends

    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Bowers' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 2 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bowers
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Bowers Vein Institute
    4900 95th Ave N
    Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (727) 623-9999 (Office)
    (727) 350-5848 (Fax)
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