Dr. Joshua Dowling, MD

Dr. Joshua Dowling, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Joshua Dowling, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4921 Parkview Pl Ste 6B

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 362-3577

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deep Brain Stimulation
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • 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
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Wash University School Med/Barnes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Wash University School Med/Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Or Health Science University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dowling has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dowling's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dowling

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I was diagnosed with complex partial seizures and Dr. Dowling has done wonders with me. Explained all my options , the risks and if the surgery would work. I did have the temporal lobectomy done in 2000. Then I had the VNS put in in March of 2005 for the first time . I am so thankful for him and...Read More
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Had a brain injury that happened from a Jet ski accident year 2000 in Hollywood Florida. After 6 months hospitalized was discharged not wanting to go back to have my skull replacement repaired. Moving with my family to St. Louis started to have weather effects from cold seasons after 10 years...Read More
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