Dr. Lawrence Sowka, MD

Dr. Lawrence Sowka, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Lawrence Sowka, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1980 and specializes in vascular surgery, vascular & interventional radiology, and more.

1305 Lakeland Hills Blvd

Lakeland, FL 33805

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sowka's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sowka treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Sowka treats this condition more than 81% 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
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sowka performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Sowka performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sowka performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Sowka performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Sowka's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Arterial Dissection
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Atherosclerosis
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dissecting Aneurysm
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Angioplasty
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Renal Artery Angioplasty
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Stenting
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lawrence Sowka, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1980 and specializes in vascular surgery, vascular & interventional radiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Angiography
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1991
    Grt Ormond St Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1989
    University Miami
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1986
    Temple University
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1980
    Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School
    1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Aetna
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Golden Rule
Humana
Medicaid
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare

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