Dr. Michael Bowley, MD

Dr. Michael Bowley, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Bowley, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Boston, MA. He is 39 years old and has been practicing for 10 years. Dr. Bowley is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital.

55 Fruit St # Wacc

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 726-8939

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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

Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 91% of peers

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  • Neurology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo


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  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Washington University, St Louis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts Genl Hosp/Bringham & Women's Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bowley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bowley's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bowley to family and friends
based on 13 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Bowley's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Rhode Island |
I suffer from health anxiety and Dr. Bowley is one of the rare Dr's I've met whom I trusted right away. He spent time with me, answered all my questions, explained everything to me, and really seemed to care about me as a patient. I never felt rushed and I am very happy that I selected him as my neurologist. He's smart, knowledgable, well-educated, accomplished in his field, and he's very open and patient. I highly recommend him.
Somerset, MA |
Dr. Bowley is professional, knowledgeable, thorough, and will spend the necessary time with his patients. He is not one of these doctors that make you feel like your wasting their time. He always comes up with a game plan in order to make you feel better. I highly recommend him.
in Boston, MA |
I have had a very poor experience with this Doctor. I believe if he is able to diagnose you himself he will be an ok doctor for the patient. He is very arrogant and over confident and puts down other doctors if they do not support his opinion. In my case he has been way off base and has ignored several symptoms that do not support his theory. He will pump you full of drugs and not follow through with how you are doing. He is also not responsive. I have seen 10 doctors and he has been the worst.
Outstanding Doctor. Helped me when nobody else did. Highly recommend him.
in Miami, FL |
Incredible! When I first visited Dr. Bowley, I'd already visited two other neurologists (continuously) and had been in their care for several years. I'd also been confined to a wheelchair. Needless to say, I was a complicated case. Nonetheless, Dr. Bowley immediately began to see what others had missed and went to work fixing the problems. I received a complicated diagnosis for a condition that would have debilitated further had he not intervened. I also no longer use a wheelchair. Yay doctor!
in Westborough, MA |
I have seen Dr. Bowley for over a year now. I have quite a few problems with one of them being epilepsy. Dr. Bowley takes all of my issues very seriously and yet has a great personality and sense of humor. I would recommend him to anyone that needs a great neurologist.
in Whitman, MA |
I had an appointment with Dr. Bowley, and experienced some major problems during the time I was with him. He was very sensitive to what was going on, and spent a lot of time helping me through it. This appointment ending up being very long, because of what I was going through. I could not have asked for a better Neurologist. He is great!
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Dr. Bowley accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Bowley has admitting privileges

Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
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