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Dr. Brad Bowyer, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 64

  52 Reviews
Dr. Bowyer

Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Ltd

401 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107

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(815) 397-7340


Dr. Brad Bowyer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Bowyer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice POS II
Health Network Option Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care PPO
ECOH
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HFN
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana PPO
Medicaid
The Alliance
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bowyer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowyer treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bowyer treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowyer treats Diarrhea more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bowyer treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowyer treats Abdominal Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bowyer treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bowyer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bowyer

5.0

Based on 53 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Very easy to talk to and listens to your problems and find ways in which to better your situation.
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Hope we have a solution for my health
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Dr. Bowyer is very experienced, knowledgeable physician who is a good listener.
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Dr. Bowyer is very thorough and goes into detail when explaining things. He listens and seems to genuinely care how his patient is feeling.
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would return
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Dr. Bowyer has been very patient and thorough with my situation . He is always easy to talk to and makes things easy to understand for diagnosis and treatment. It is actually a pleasure to come see him.
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I have been w Dr Bowyer for many years. Great guy and very knowledgeable
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very thorough and pleasant ..
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i enjoy Dr Bower....he is very caring and listens and helps with all my concerns. i like that he is open to different treatment plans to help nip this sickness in the butt :)
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i always have a wonderful experience with Dr Bowyer. He answers all of my questions and takes all of my worries away. he is great and on top of things!
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About Me

Dr. Bowyer is committed to providing high-quality, cost-conscious patient care through a spirit of teamwork, communication, and dedication to treating our patients with respect, understanding and compassion. All Rockford Gastroenterology physici...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1985
Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1979
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Medical School
1976
Eastern Illinois University
Undergraduate School
1985
1982
1979
1976

Awards

Locations

Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Ltd

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:00am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 5:30pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 5:30pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 5:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average