Dr. Douglas Lowell, MD

Dr. Douglas Lowell, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. Douglas Lowell, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1982 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

1951 N Wilmot Rd Ste 2

Tucson, AZ 85712

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Lowell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lowell performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lowell performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Lung Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lowell performs Lung Surgery more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Lowell performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Esophageal Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lowell treats Esophageal Cancer more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Lowell treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Lowell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Lowell, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1982 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1991
Brompton Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Indiana University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Rush Presby St Lukes Med Ct
Residency Hospital
1982
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1991
1990
1987
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lowell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lowell

3.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(3)

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I had an umbilical hernia operation on Friday December 28th by the lovely Kelly Favre (incredible surgeon and as nice as can be)......however, that following Sunday I was unable to go to the bathroom after 3 days and was quite concerned. I called The office and they put me through to the doctor on...Read More
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The staff at AZ Community Surgeons is very friendly and professional. They are all very nice and welcoming. Dr. Lowell is also friendly and professional and explained the surgical process to me. Great experience all around.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Tucson HMOx