Dr. Mark McGowan, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 72
  
Dr. McGowan
Telehealth services available
1260 15th St Ste 1501 Santa Monica, CA 90404

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(310) 656-1702

Dr. Mark McGowan, MD is a Pulmonologist in Santa Monica, CA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. McGowan has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Northwestern U, School of Medicine medical school in 1973. He is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. He is not accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. McGowan to book an appointment.


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(310) 656-1702

Dr. McGowan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGowan treats Asthma more than 82% of their peers

Dr. McGowan treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGowan treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 78% of their peers

Dr. McGowan treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGowan performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 78% of their peers

Dr. McGowan performs this procedure more than 78% of their peers

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Dr. McGowan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Dr. McGowan's Reviews

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4.9

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Dr. McGowan is an outstanding physician. He has compassion and empathy for his patients. He truly cares about each individual. I feel secure in knowing that he is there to help me get better. And he has.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark McGowan, MD is a Pulmonologist in Santa Monica, CA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. McGowan has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Northwestern U...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1979
Wash U
Fellowship Hospital
1977
U Mo
Residency Hospital
1975
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1974
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital
1973
Northwestern U, School of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Practice

1260 15th St Ste 1501 Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Affiliated Hospitals

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UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica

Santa Monica, CA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)