Dr. Scott Cowan, MD

Dr. Scott Cowan, MD

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Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o
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Dr. Scott Cowan, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

Jefferson Thoracic Surgery

834 Walnut St # 650

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup

Background Check

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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
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Cowan performs this procedure more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Lung Cancer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan treats Lung Cancer more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Cowan treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan performs Lung Surgery more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Cowan performs this procedure more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Cowan's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Bronchoscopy
Cancer
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Wall Mass
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodule
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mediastinoscopy
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Biopsy
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Effusion
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Cowan, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1997
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cowan's Reviews

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5.0

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Cowan's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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What People Say About Dr. Scott Cowan, MD
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Excellent surgeon. Answered all of my concerns, including explaining surgical procendure. Very caring and compassionate. Would recommend him without reservation.
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Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cigna-HealthSpring
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Devon Health
Devon Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Intergroup
Intergroup PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
One Net
One Net PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Oxford Liberty

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