Dr. William D. Bowers, MD

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Specializes in Phlebology • Male • Age 59

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

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Hospital Quality

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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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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Bowers Vein Institute
Bowers Vein Institute
4900 95th Ave N
Pinellas Park, FL 33782
SURGICAL SPECIALISTS PLLC
SURGICAL SPECIALISTS PLLC
2301 N Ocoee St Ste B
Cleveland, TN 37311
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    Dr. Bowers' Experience

    Specialties

    • Phlebology

    Board Certifications

    • Phlebology
    1
    • Ablation
    • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
    • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
    • Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
    • B-Scan Ultrasound
    • Diagnostic Ultrasound
    • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
    • Endovenous Laser Treatment
    • Extremity Ultrasound
    • In-Office Ultrasound
    • Laser Ablation
    • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
    • Laser Vein Removal
    • Laser Vein Treatment
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
    • Stripping of Varicose Veins
    • Ultrasound
    • Varicose Vein Ligation
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Varicose Vein Surgery
    • Vein Ablation
    • Vein Laser Ablation
    • Vein Treatment
    • Venous Closure
    • Venous Disease Treatment
    • Venous Doppler (Legs & Arms)
    • Venous Sclerotherapy
    2
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Leg Venous Ulcer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Primary Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Secondary Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Spider Veins
    • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
    • Thrombophlebitis
    • Thrombosis
    • Varicose Ulcers
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vein Diseases
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Venous Reflux
    • Venous Thrombosis
    • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
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    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

    Internship Hospital

    Methodist-Indiana Univ Sch Of Med
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Methodist-Indiana Univ Sch Of Med
    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

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bowers

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bowers to family and friends

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    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 3 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bowers
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
    below
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Bowers accepting new patients?

    • 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)
    B
    SURGICAL SPECIALISTS PLLC
    2301 N Ocoee St Ste B
    Cleveland, TN 37311
    (423) 479-9647 (Office)
    (423) 479-9140 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Experience with Dr. Bowers
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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