Dr. Michael Cowan, MD

Dr. Michael Cowan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Michael Cowan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

14135 Ballantyne Corporate Pl

Charlotte, NC 28277

Contact Information

(704) 831-4300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Cowan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan treats Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Cowan treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Cowan treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Cowan performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Cowan's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Cowan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital
  • 1993
    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cowan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cowan

2.9

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
31.25%
(5)
4 Stars
12.5%
(2)
3 Stars
6.25%
(1)
2 Stars
18.75%
(3)
1 Star
31.25%
(5)

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Dr. Cowan is an excellent neurosurgeon. He recently treated me for my severe cervical spinal stenosis. Gave me a thorough evaluation and advised me what I should do next. He arranged for my CT/Myelogram, and helped me schedule my surgery. We, in Charlotte, are extremely lucky to have...Read More
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Had surgery on two ruptured discs. Never healed and didn't solve my problem. I have chronological nerve pain now from a result of his surgery. Will be seeing a different doctor in the future
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