Dr. James Dowdy, MD

Dr. James Dowdy, MD

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Dr. James Dowdy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Murray, KY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Louisville in 1983 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

300 S 8th St Ste 401E

Murray, KY 42071

Contact Information

(270) 753-2444

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Dowdy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dowdy performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Dowdy performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dowdy treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dowdy treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 96% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Dowdy's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Dowdy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Murray, KY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Louisville in 1983 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1989
    University Tenn
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    University Tenn
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1983
    University Louisville
    Medical School
    1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dowdy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dowdy

4.1

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Dr. Dowdy was my sisters doctor when she was diagnosed with terminal colon cancer. As her caretaker and only family I was responsible for her and her care, but to get Dr. Dowdy to answer my questions was like pulling teeth Whenever u asked him a question he acted like I smelled bad or something....Read More
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I had emergency surgery last year. I had just started working at MCCH and very hesitant about the hospital. The ER staff was very quick to diagnose and Dr. Dowdy was on call and I was evaluated by him quickly, had surgery and the entire hospital staff was very efficient and took care of me. Thanks...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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