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Dr. James Bowers, DO

Family Medicine ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Bowers

Phelps Health Immediate Care Waynesville

1000 Gw Ln # 150 Waynesville, MO 65583

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Dr. James Bowers, DO is a family medicine specialist in Waynesville, MO and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1977 and specializes in family medicine.


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Dr. Bowers' conditions and procedures:

  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Physical Examination
  • Pneumonia

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Care Philosophy

I treat every patient as if they were a close friend or family member. If there are decisions to be made I let the patient know my preferences in the evaluation and treatment of their issues. I let them make the final decision unless they choose a medication or controlled substance that I do not feel is appropriate for their condition.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Family Practice/OMT

Education

1991
Kirksville Osteopathic Medical Center, Kirksville, Missouri
Residency Hospital
1978
Kirksville Osteopathic Hospital, Kirksville, Missouri
Internship Hospital
1977
At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1974
Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri
Undergraduate School
1991
1978
1977
1974

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I've had nothing but pleasant experiences with Dr. Bowers. He doesn't beat around the bush, and provides practical advice. He also takes his patients input into consideration when making final medical recommendations.
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I was visiting Rolla from out of town for a few days. I woke up with an emergent medical issue that would most probably not allowed me to fly back on my scheduled flight at 8 pm. Dr Bowers saw me early in his walk in clinic and after lab work was able to diagnose and treat. I did make my flight. He has a kind quiet demeanor and his nurse Gina was friendly and knowledgeable. I highly recommend this physician.
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Phelps Health Immediate Care Waynesville

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sun: 8:00am - 6:00pm
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