Dr. Robert Rowland, MD

Dr. Robert Rowland, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert Rowland, MD is a general surgery specialist in Aurora, CO and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in general surgery and gastroenterological surgery.Read his story

Surgical Consultants of Aurora

1421 S Potomac St Ste 220

Aurora, CO 80012
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Surgery
more than 5% of peers
Thyroid Disease
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Rowland'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.

Dr. Rowland's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rowland "Dr. Rowland grew up in Salida, Colorado. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Colorado State University in 1987 and received his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Colorado in 1991. His clinical interests include surgery of the thyroid and parathyroid, thoracic surgery including lung and esophagus, gastrointestinal surgery involving the stomach, hepatobiliary tree, pancreas, small bowel, colon and rectum, abdominal and diaphragmatic hernia repair. He is skilled in advanced laparoscopic surgery and is a member of the Trauma Surgical Team at The Medical Center of Aurora. Dr. Rowland is a Colorado native who has enjoyed a busy surgical practice in the Denver metro area since 1998. Dr. Rowland enjoys competitive bicycling and snow skiing. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rowland "Our general surgery group was founded nearly fifty years ago to serve the needs of this community.  Our mission is to take care of patients with surgical problems in a compassionate and understanding manner."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Colorado State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Colorado
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Colorado
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rowland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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The Medical Center of Aurora

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Appendectomy

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Dr. Rowland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rowland to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rowland'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 (1)

Dr. Rowland removed my Appendix on the 17th, on the 18th he released me from the hospital without even insuring everything was okay. When a problem can up on the 19th, he just waved me off and refused to see me saying it was not his problem. Horrible bed side, doesn't care about his work or the...more
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