Dr. Charles Bowie, MD

Dr. Charles Bowie, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Charles Bowie, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

10101 Park Rowe Ave Ste 200

Baton Rouge, LA 70810

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Benefit Plan of Louisiana
  • Louisiana Workers Compensation
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Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 91% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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22  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bowie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bowie's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bowie

4.5

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
87.5%
(14)
4 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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Thanks to Dr. Bowie and his wonderful staff, I am free of most of my pain that has been destroying my once active life. Surgery has me back to normal and functioning like I did years ago. I would highly recommend his experience and skills as a Neurological Surgeon dealing with shattered vertebrae...Read More
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J.C. Pentecost – Aug 29, 2018
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Went to Dr. Bowie several times a few years ago and his bedside manor was less than impressive. He zeroed in on the fact that I was overweight, not that I was having back and neck pain and had a LONG history predating my weight gain of those conditions. Would not recommend.
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Anonymous in LA – Jun 10, 2018
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Dr Bowie and his staff are amazing. I was able to get an appointment within two weeks (with other doctor I was waiting four months) and I had surgery within six weeks. Dr Bowie and his nurses listened to my concerned and answered all my questions in plain English. I couldn't have been treated...Read More
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Lisa in Lafayette – May 09, 2018
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Dr. Bowie and his staff are phenomenal! One week after my first visit I was pain free. I have already recommended Dr. Bowie to family and have been bragging about my successful surgery to friends and coworkers.
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Melissa Simmons – Apr 24, 2018
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Has done a great job a maintaining my neurological needs
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