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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Top Care Areas

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cowan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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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What People Say About Dr. Michael Cowan, MD
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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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Jaysukh ranparia in Charlotte, NC – Mar 17, 2016
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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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Jay in Rock hill South Carolina – Jan 07, 2016
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