Dr. James Bower, MD

Dr. James Bower, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. James Bower, MD is a neurology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurology.

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Contact Information

(507) 284-2511

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
more than 88% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

31  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mayo Grad School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mayo Grad School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bower has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bower's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bower to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bower's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very professional, competent, and knowledgeable about rare neurologic condition. I'm very grateful for the opportunity to work with him.
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