Dr. Scott Stowers, DO

Dr. Scott Stowers, DO

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(49)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Stowers, DO is a bariatric surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of North Texas Health Science Center / Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1987 and specializes in bariatric surgery.Read his story

6957 W Plano Pkwy Ste 2400

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 695-6174

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
high
more than 83% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 66% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 46% of peers

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Dr. Stowers' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Stowers "Board certified in general surgery and an experienced bariatric surgeon, Dr. Scott Stowers is the Medical Director of My Bariatric Solutions and has been practicing in North Texas for more than 20 years. Dr. Stowers focuses on the minimally invasive, laparoscopic approach to Bariatric Surgery, which involves fewer risks of complication than traditional surgical techniques, as well as a quicker recovery process. As the Medical Director of My Bariatric Solutions, Dr. Scott Stowers has trained in some of the most respected institutions in the nation. After graduating from Southwestern Oklahoma State University, he earned his Doctor of Osteopathy at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. This was followed by a medical internship at the Dallas / Fort Worth Medical Center. Dr. Stowers completed his residency in general surgery at the Dallas / Fort Worth Medical Center, ultimately serving as Chief Resident from 1991 to 1992. Dr. Scott Stowers is licensed to practice medicine by the state of Texas. Dr. Scott Stowers is a member of many prestigious medical organizations, signifying his commitment to excellence and the recognition of his peers as a quality bariatric surgeon. They include: Texas Osteopathic Medical Association American Osteopathic Association Texas Medical Association American Osteopathic Board of Surgery Texas Medical Foundation American Society of Bariatric Surgery Certified by the American Board of Surgery Member of the ASMBS since 2006 WHS, the facility that Dr. Stowers performs all procedures has been Awarded the ASMBS Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stowers "As the Medical Director of My Bariatric Solutions, I want to help you overcome your fight with obesity. I firmly believe in education and detailed communication are essential to your success. I have built a practice made up of highly trained staff that will be with you every step of the way. Because we have so many patients that travel to us, we have developed the only Mobile Unit in the country. Our Lap-Band Wagon travels throughout Texas providing adjustments and follow up appointments."
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

26

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of North Texas Health Science Center / Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stowers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stowers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stowers to family and friends
4.3
based on 49 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Stowers' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

The staff and surgeons are nice. They are owned by the hospital they do the surgery at in Decatur. If your insurance will pay for your band removal but not your revision they will offer you a "discounted" rate for the revision and make 5x as much off of you when your insurance pays for the lapband...more
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in Ringling, ok
Very good surgeon his staff is also very good would highly recommend this doctor
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in Fort Worth
Customer service complete fail. You will only meet Dr. Stowers once through the entire process. Staff is friendly but they do not take care of the patients. Would not recommend him to my worst enemy.
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in Edmond, OK
I work in the medical field and after first consulting with a physician in Oklahoma, I chose Dr. Stowers. From the front desk staff, nursing, nutritionist, billing, and then Dr. Stowers, I was totally satisfied with their professionalism. He is an amazing surgeon with a God-given talent. He made...more
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in Bowie, Tx
Excellent surgeon and staff! They provide outstanding service and support!
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