Dr. Phillip Bowden, MD

Dr. Phillip Bowden, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Phillip Bowden, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med in 1987 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1417 Monroe Ave

Memphis, TN 38104

Contact Information

(901) 272-7200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Regional Med Center At Memphis
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital Of Arkansas
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bowden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bowden's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bowden to family and friends
28 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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  • 2
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Dr. Bowden's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

My family member went here. The nurse practioner was very rude and insensitive. They treated my family member like she was unworthy of treatment, despite the fact that she had beat cancer. We are working professionals and have never witnessed medical personnel that was so rude and insensitive. ...more
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I went to the office on kirby pky. It is so unprofessional. I had to get lab work redrawn after I had gotten it less than 5 days before, they stated that they did not receive any of medical information from my previous doctor, and informed me to come back within a month and they would have my...more
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I've taking my mom 3times in 6wks. Two of them were for her exam & each one took 15-30mins, however, We sat in the lobby for almost 4hrs each time & it was so crowded that they asked people to sit another area.
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Very displeased with the service at Dr. Bowden's office on Monroe. I went to this office with c/o IBS symptoms. I was seen by a nurse practitioner NOT a doctor. This nurse prationer was very incompetent and rude. She did not even physically examine my abdominal area. She asked me questions, took...more
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I called regarding terrible stomach cramps and extreme bloating. I thought it was gluten-related or IBS-related. I told them I had been off gluten for a month and felt much better - no stomach cramps or bloating. They told me to eat gluten because they were going to do some tests. I don't get to...more
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