Dr. Matthew Bower, MD

Dr. Matthew Bower, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Matthew Bower, MD is a general surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 2003 and specializes in general surgery and complex general surgical oncology.

401 E Chestnut St Unit 710

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 583-8303

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Scott & White Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bower performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
high
more than 87% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 66% of peers

Dr. Bower's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

34  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Whipple Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Baylor UMC
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor Univ MC
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bower has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bower's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bower to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Bower's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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